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We understand that all formerly incarcerated people are worth more than their past mistakes. Through our services, we provide the tools and resources our program participants need to rebuild their lives after incarceration and find paths to success.

Wed Dec 26 The Fortune Society

Housing is a fundamental necessity for all people, one that increases exponentially when a person

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Fortune's advocacy team advocating to protect the housing and tenant rights of people released from incarceration.

Wed Oct 10 The Fortune Society

Every year, 50,514 people cycle through New York City’s jail system and almost 26,000 people are

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Jim Hattan, Education Program Teacher at The Fortune Society

Wed Feb 28 The Fortune Society

Jim Hattan, who teaches High School Equivalency courses at The Fortune Society, wants students to

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Felicia Allen, participant at The Fortune Society and reentry programs success story

Wed Feb 21 The Fortune Society

Personally and professionally, education opens endless doors. At Fortune, we strive to give each participant

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David Gambicher, a Fortune participant and reentry program success story

Wed Feb 14 The Fortune Society

Individuals with justice involvement face a variety of challenges, and for those without a high school

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A participant and staff member at The Fortune Society

Wed May 16 The Fortune Society

From an early age, we are taught that incarceration is intended to right the wrongs of society. In

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A participant and staff member at The Fortune Society

Wed May 16 The Fortune Society

From an early age, we are taught that incarceration is intended to right the wrongs of society. In

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Mon Dec 15 admin

This past week, Fortune initiated a new “outcomes measurement tool.” The Fortune Society has been

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Tue Apr 15 admin

The Fortune Society is thrilled to have been chosen, again, to participate in the TCS New York City

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Wed Dec 26 The Fortune Society

Housing is a fundamental necessity for all people, one that increases exponentially when a person

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Deeazo, a participant at The Fortune Society

Thu Jan 31 The Fortune Society

“Being a father is surreal,” says Deeazo. It changed everything for him and made him look at

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Mon Dec 15 admin

This past week, Fortune initiated a new “outcomes measurement tool.” The Fortune Society has been

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Tue Apr 15 admin

The Fortune Society is thrilled to have been chosen, again, to participate in the TCS New York City

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Wed Dec 26 The Fortune Society

Housing is a fundamental necessity for all people, one that increases exponentially when a person

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Tue Apr 15 admin

The Fortune Society is thrilled to have been chosen, again, to participate in the TCS New York City

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Deeazo, a participant at The Fortune Society

Thu Jan 31 The Fortune Society

“Being a father is surreal,” says Deeazo. It changed everything for him and made him look at

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