FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 23, 2018
Archbishop of New York Timothy Cardinal Dolan will visit the Sing Sing Correctional Facility on Monday, March 26 at 10:00 AM to commemorate the start of Holy Week and Easter with a Mass for the staff and inmates
Sing Sing is a maximum-security correctional facility, housing approximately 1,600 men, with 284 (18%) of inmates identifying as Catholic. Approximately 90 inmates will be in attendance for the Mass
Members of the press wishing to cover the Cardinal's visit are asked to kindly RSVP to [email protected]. The RSVP should include the names of those attending as well as a detailed list of equipment. Media are asked to arrive no later than 9:00 AM on Monday, March 26th with government issued photo identification and press credentials. Please note that cell phones, lap tops, iPads, Apple watches, Fitbits or any other technology with wi-fi or cellular capability are prohibited from all New York State correctional facilities
Sing Sing Correctional Facility is located at 354 Hunter Street, Ossining, New York in Westchester County.