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Monday, December 21, 2015

December 23 Together To End Solitary Action CAIC members will hold a rally and speakout in front of 317 Lennox Ave, between 125th Street and 126th Street in Harlem Wed., Dec. 23 6 PM 317 Lennox Ave. (between 125th St. and…Read More

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The Fortune Society’s Staff Works Tirelessly To Deliver The Services That Change Lives

The Fortune Society is a complex organization with many moving parts, a staff of over 200, and a budget of $26 million. Our complexity stems from our mission — “to support successful reentry from prison and promote alternatives to incarceration.”…Read More

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Fortune Thanks All Its Volunteers
Who Are Helping Change The Lives
Of Thousands Of Clients

Monday, December 14, 2015

Ever read to a group of second-graders at your local library? Organized books for a family member’s classroom? Served food at a soup kitchen? That’s great! You’ve dedicated your valuable time and unique talents to volunteering. And you’re not alone. In…Read More

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Sunday, December 13, 2015

December 16 Healthy Aging In Place: Strengthening Supportive Housing To Keep Residents At Home This conference will bring together government, non-profit, and philanthropic stakeholders committed to improving the health and housing options for those wishing to age safely in place. …Read More

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Sunday, December 6, 2015

December 7 Just Change Communities and individuals who have been directly impacted by mass incarceration have the most knowledge when it comes to reforming the criminal justice system. Their experiences and stories can become the bedrock of public policy that…Read More

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Fortune’s Admissions Unit Serves As Agency’s Vanguard For Incoming Clients

The Fortune Society’s Admissions Unit plays a vital and essential role within the agency. We serve as the agency’s vanguards, and are the first individuals who make contact with each client who arrives. It is our responsibility to make our…Read More

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Monday, November 30, 2015

December 7 Just Change Communities and individuals who have been directly impacted by mass incarceration have the most knowledge when it comes to reforming the criminal justice system. Their experiences and stories can become the bedrock of public policy that…Read More

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Why Transitional Planning For PLWHAs Is So Important At The Department Of Corrections

Our correctional facilities are filled with people diagnosed with mental illness, chronic substance abuse, people who are living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHAs), and with chronically homeless people. On any given day, however, there are clients who are enrolled in The Fortune…Read More

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Fortune Applauds Goal Of World AIDS Day 2015: “Getting To Zero Infections”

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

It was 1987 and I remember it like it was yesterday. I was into the seventh year of a 15-to-life sentence at Green Haven, and had just returned from an outside hospital trip. For a couple of days I had…Read More

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November Audio Letters For Loved Ones In Prison Later this month, NPR’s Latino USA revisits the topic of prison life for an upcoming radio show, and we are asking for your help. Do you know someone who is incarcerated? Do you…Read More

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