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Fathers Who Care

Congressman Danny K. Davis,brings together Community Stakeholders to share Messages of Hope, Unity, Seasons Grettings and the outlook for the brighter 2015.

​​​​​​​"Up-Coming Events For 

Fathers Who Care and The West Garfield Park Community Stakeholders"

1) Weekly Men Empowering Men Work Force Development, Circle of Truth Groups (Fathers Who Care)

2) Inter-generational Mentoring, Financial Wellness, and Violence Prevention Programs for Male and Female Students, in Chicago Public Schools every Monday through Friday 3:00pm to 5:00pm (Fathers Who Care)

3) Every Monday @ 4:30pm West Garfield Park Youth Leadership & Violence Prevention Council.

4) Every Quarter, We Present a "Father of the Month" (Fathers Who Care)

5) Every Quarter We Present: "Arts Against Violence and Substance Abuse Initiatives." 

6) Fathers Who Care/WGPCS- Family Financial Wellness, Capability Building and Creating A Culture Of Calm, Every 2nd Monday Of The Month At 6:00 pm SHARP

7)FWC Referral Agency for NLEN - Urban Weatherization Initiative and Home Energy Auditor Training, Contact @ (773) 638-7061

8) Every Week We Present Mentoring for Families through Technology, Personal Development and Computer Enhancement activities.......

9) Community Outreach and Work Force Empowerment every Friday... 

10) Fathers Who Care Along With the West Garfield Park Community Stakeholders Come Together to host our Annual Thanksgiving Dinner at George Leland Elementary School November 9, 2016 from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm.

11) December 16, 2016, Fathers Who Care In Collaboration With The West Garfield Park Community Stakeholders will host our Annual Toy Giveaway at George Leland Elementary School For The 4th & 5th Graders And We Will Share The Christmas Spirit With Congressman Danny K. Davis at The Juvenile Detention Center and other Shelters. 

12) Fathers Who Care Annual Cook County Jail and Juvenile Detention Center Visits, along with our Holiday Toys and Clothing Giveaway December 24th 2016.

13) West Garfield Executive Meetings Every 1st Wednesday of The Month @ 12:00 pm BY INVITATION ONLY.


         WEST GARFIELD PARK COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT AND                                 LISTENING FORUMS  @ 6:00 pm (OPEN TO THE PUBLIC) 

  1. ​​Monday, January 11      Monday, May 9       Monday, September 12
  2. Monday, February 8     Monday, June 13     Monday, October 10
  3. Monday, March 14        Monday, July 11      Monday, November 14
  4. Monday, April 11          Monday, August 8   Monday, December 12 

​                                 Upcoming Community Events

- Monday, January 18 (CPD Roll Call & Smoke Out) @ 4:00pm

- Monday, February 22 (Community Cultural Enrichment and Empowerment Day) (Community and Family Night at the Movies to Promote a Safe and Drug Free Community) @6:00pm 

- Saturday, March 19 (Fathers Who Care Board Training and Technical Assistance) @ 10:00am

- Saturday, April 23 (West Garfield Park Youth Council Community Outreach) @ 1:00pm

- Saturday, June 18 (Law Day, 5724 W. North Ave@9:00am

- Saturday, July 9 (Fresh Food Market, Lake & Kedzie)

- Saturday, July 23 (WGPCS/Youth Council & Deputy Chief James Jones, 11th Dist., Anti-Violence, Underage Drinking and Substance Abuse Community Pledge, 3151 W. Harrison Ave.)

- Saturday, August 13 (New Mt. Pilgrim Back-to-School Destiny Fest, 4301 W. Washington Blvd.@ 3:00pm

- Saturday, August 27 (Congressman Danny K. Davis. Back-to-School Parade, Bloomingdale & Central) @ 8:00pm

- Saturday, August 27 (Ald. Jason Ervin Parade, Madison & Laramie) @ 11:00am

- Saturday, September 10 (Anti-Underage Drinking Rally- Austin Town Hall, 5601 W. Lake St.@1-4:00pm

- Saturday, October 01 (Community Prayer & March for Peace)

- Monday, October 03 (Annual West Side Anti-Violence & Substance Abuse Prevention Day, 4540 W. Washington Blvd.@6:00pm

- Wednesday, November 09 (Thanksgiving Celebration, George Leland School, 512 S. LaVergne@ 5:00pm 

- Thursday, December 16 (Toy Giveaway at George Leland Elementary School 512 S.  LaVergne)

- Saturday, December 24: (Xmas Caroling with Congressman Danny K. Davis)


TEAM WORK - CAN MAKE THE DREAM WORK.....