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Upcoming Events Calendar

Monday, November 16, 2015

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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Can The Fortune Society Count On Your Support On #GivingTuesday?

We’re two weeks away from #GivingTuesday on Dec. 1, a worldwide movement that promotes service and giving. Last year, over 30,000 organizations in 68 countries came together to celebrate #GivingTuesday, including The Fortune Society. This year, we’d love for you…Read More

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How to Ace an Interview—Even With an 800-Pound Gorilla in the Room

Thursday, November 12, 2015

PHOTO: ADRIENNE GRUNWALD FOR THE WALL STREET JOURNAL Danel Sprinkle practices his handshake with volunteer executive Betty Rauch at the Handshake and Smile workshop during the Fortune Society’s two-week Fortune Society’s Successful Transition course. Our Successful Transition workshop was recently featured…Read More

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Fortune’s Castle Gardens Provides Housing, Counseling, And A Platform For Building A Life

Sunday, November 8, 2015

There are few places that offer real assistance to those who have been incarcerated and are trying to get their lives back on track — or even those who are building a life for the very first time. Castle Gardens…Read More

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Upcoming Events Calendar

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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Join us on November 10th, 8-9PM EST for a Twitter Chat!

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

On Thursday, November 10th, 8-9pm EST, we will be hosting a Twitter Chat titled Out of the Shadows: Addressing the Stigma of Mental Illness. We will be joined by organizations, advocates and others from across the country and we hope that…Read More

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Upcoming Events Calendar

Sunday, November 1, 2015

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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Fortune Encourages Increased “Participatory Budgeting”
Which Seeks To Involve Everyone

Five years ago, four City Council members brought a radical new version of public engagement to New York City — Participatory Budgeting (PB). As a member of the City Wide Steering Committee — and through my work coordinating outreach to…Read More

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Help Our Fortune Flyers Cross the Finish Line!

Friday, October 30, 2015

REMINDER!! We need YOU to help us fill out the ‪#‎FortuneFlyers‬ Cheering Squad this Sunday, Nov. 1! We have 11 runners in the NYC Marathon, including 2 clients and 3 Board members! Full details on the NYC Marathon are on…Read More

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Upcoming Events Calendar

Monday, October 26, 2015

October and 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?…Read More

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