The Fortune Society

LIC org. gets grant to help former convicts
News Alexa Altman 6/08/2012 at 3:01PM

A Long Island City organization, dedicated to giving formerly incarcerated individuals a second chance, received some extra help from the United States Department of Labor. The Fortune Society, an LIC-based social service and advocacy organization supporting the successful re-entry of those previously in prison, received $1,212,000 in grant money to further help those re-acclimating to [...]