THE FORTUNE SOCIETY HOSTS “A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM” THIRD ANNUAL SPRING SOIREE

 

Honoring Acclaimed Documentary Filmmaker Eugene Jarecki for his Commitment to Helping Formerly Incarcerated Individuals Rebuild Their Lives 

 

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On Thursday, May 16th at the Bowery Hotel in Manhattan, hundreds of young philanthropists will come together for The Fortune Society’s, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” Third Annual Spring Soiree, supporting life-changing programs and services for men and women coming out of jail and prison. The evening will honor acclaimed documentary filmmaker Eugene Jarecki (Why We Fight, Trials of Henry Kissinger and The House I Live In), for his work to promote awareness about the barriers people face upon leaving prison and for his commitment to helping these individuals rehabilitate their lives.  

 The Spring Soiree – hosted by The Fortune Society’s Junior Committee and Co-Chairs John Forte, Louise Tabbiner and Luke Weil – will raise funds to support a vast array of transitional services that help formerly incarcerated individuals successfully re-enter their communities and become contributing members of society. For more than 40 years, Fortune has been one of the most respected prisoner re-entry agencies in the nation.  The Fortune Society mission is simple and is as  follows, “Working to create a world where all who are incarcerated or formerly incarcerated can become positive, contributing members of society.” It’s simple message is positive and promotes the possibilityof a second chance. 

WHAT: The Fortune Society hosts “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” Third Annual Spring Soiree fundraiser honoring Eugene Jarecki, acclaimed documentary filmmaker (Why we Fight, Trials of Henry Kissinger and The House I Live In).   

WHEN: May 16, 2013; 9:00 PM- 1:00 AM  

WHERE: Bowery Hotel, 335 Bowery, New York City   

TICKETS: Ticket prices range from $175.00 and up. Sponsorships are available.  To purchase, click here.  

  • General Admission: $175
  • Supporter Ticket: $275 – Includes priority admission for one guest at main event and admission to after-party.
  • Friend Table: $1,500.00 – Includes priority entrance for up to four guests, table seating with dedicated cocktail waitress, 1 bottle of champagne and 1 bottle of vodka with all necessary accompaniments and priority entrance to after-party.
  • Patron Table: $1,750.00 – Includes priority entrance for up to four guests, table seating with dedicated cocktail waitress, 2 bottles of champagne and 1 bottle of vodka with all necessary accompaniments and priority entrance to after-party.
  • Benefactor Table: $2,000.00 – Includes priority entrance for up to eight guests, VIP table seating with dedicated cocktail waitress, 2 bottles of champagne and 2 bottles of vodka with all necessary accompaniments, listing on donor signage at event and priority entrance to after-party.

 

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