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“When working at Fortune, I love giving back what was given to me—a second chance. ”
- Vilma Donovan Executive Assistant
“"The work we do moves mountains...I am highly esteemed to be part of a great team of people with a variety of professional and personal experiences. It makes us unique, allows me to learn from my colleagues, and helps me raise the high bar I set for myself in life." ”
- Ramon Lopez Government Grants Accountant
“We all want to help that someone, give somebody hope, and give them a second opportunity. We believe in change.”
- Nancy Lopez Director of Centralized Admissions
“With our doors wide open, we welcome individuals who have hit rock bottom and guide them to thrive as contributing members of society.”
- Jonathan Quishpe Residential Aide Manager


  • Grant Writer

    September 11, 2019


    Long Island City, NY


    Development and Communications

    Position Summary:

    Under the supervision of the AVP, Development & Communications, the Grant Writer is responsible for analyzing Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and producing high quality grant proposals within a specified timeframe that result in government and private foundation grant awards for The Fortune Society.

  • Residential Aide

    January 09, 2019


    Harlem, NY



    Position Summary:

    The Residential Aide is responsible for maintaining a safe and secure environment for residents, staff and guests of the Academy and Castle Gardens facilities.

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