Fathers Who Care

Let’s put

an end to Poverty, Drug-Abuse and Violence




for peace


those in need

For more than 20 years, Fathers Who Care has devoted its energy to passionately advocating for the hungry, needy and politically under-represented members of our global family. Find out how you can contribute to the future of someone in need through donations of money and/or time. .

Reach Out

Work with members in your community and make a difference


Urgent Projects

Our Mission

Fathers Who Care is the Proud Fiscal Agent for the West Garfield Community Stakeholders, a strong and passionate groups of community sector partner, that is committed to Bridging the Inter-generational Gaps, between Young People and Mature Adults, while Creating and Promoting A Safe and Drug-Free Community. We have meetings every second Wednesday of the Month at 6:00 pm at 4540 West Washington, Blvd. 

Locally and nationally, Fathers Who Care is a vocal advocate for the Youth, Seniors and for those who willing to Work together for Social Change and Responsible Fatherhood Involvement.  We travel to every corner of the community to help children and families in need.  We are committed to Empowering Our Communities.

Fathers Who Care's focus has been to advocate on behalf of fathers in the areas of Responsible Fatherhood Involvement, Healthy relationships, Father's Rights, Re-entry Opportunities, Men's Health and Wellness and Youth Leadership and Development.  For additional information, please contact us at 773-287-5821.

West Garfield Park Youth Council and Alderman Jason Ervin of the 28th Ward join together at our Community Empowerment and Healing event.

 This was truly a day to remember. The community was out in large numbers to witness Fathers Who Care and the West Garfield Park Youth Council, present one of their many Bridging the Inter-generational Gap activities to promote a safe and drug-free community.

Find your inner power by helping others

Meet Our Team

Rev. Walter Jones

Founder and Executive Director 

  • Youth Leadership and Development
  • Feeding Children in West Garfield Park
  • Mentoring Our Future Leaders
  • Empowering Parents
  • Promote a Drug-Free Community

Hope in Action

Concerned Fathers Who Care

Men Empowering Men

  • Team-Building activities for Coalition
  • Quarterly Fundraisers
  • Social Justice
  • Community Prayer Vigils and Rallies
  • Weekly Television Shows


For Change

Concerned Mothers Who Care

Women of Substance and on the Move...


work Makes the Dream Work