Dear Fathers Podcast | Ozzie Smith | S2 | EP 13

In this episode we chopped it up with Hall of Fame Baseball Player Ozzie Smith, known for being arguably the Greatest Short Stop of...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Leon | S2 | EP 12

In this episode we chopped it up with legendary actor Leon who you may know from some classic moves like: The Temptations, The Five...

Brandon Thomas says being a father means “To show love, teach love, teach respect, being...

Name: Brandon Thomas | City: St. Louis MO | IG: @ucbt What does being a father mean to you? To show love, teach love, teach respect,...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Demetrius Grosse | S2 | EP11

In this episode we chopped it up with actor Demetrius Grosse who you may have seen in movies like Straight Outta Compton, TV shows...

Martin Berrios Says Fathers are “architects of the next generation”

Name: Martin Berrios | City: New York, NY | IG: @iammartinjean What does being a father mean to you? A father is a protector, provider, a...

Armand Carr is “All Tied Up” with Developing Men and Fatherhood

Meet Armand Carr, the Founder of All Tied Up, an organization that promotes positive development of masculinity in young boys. With the charge to...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Comedian Earthquake | S2 | EP10

In this episode we chopped it up with Legendary Comedian Earthquake as he talks about everything from fatherhood, his career, his show Quake House,...

Sonny Williams says “it’s about being a positive influence in your children’s life.”

Name: Sonny Williams | City: Greensboro, North Carolina | IG: @Sonny_Yassen What does being a father mean to you? Being a father to me means it’s...

Cubs The Poet Talks Fatherhood, Poetry, Art, & More on Ep. 3 of Black Dad...

In the third episode of Black Dad Creatives, we got a chance to talk with super dope creative, Cubs The Poet. Our host, Amiri...

Sean Harris Says Being a Father is “Less about presents and more about my physical...

Name: Sean Harris | City: Leicester, MA | IG: @Naes_Sirrah What does being a father mean to you? For me it's developed over the years, when...

Antone Murray Says “Fatherhood is a sport in which you learn to get better at...

Name: Antone Murray | City: Hollywood, CA | IG: @royaltreatmentwellness What does being a father mean to you? As I grew up dissecting masculine from feminine...

Herbert Dalusma Says “Having a child brings out the best in you, you have something...

Name: Herbert Dalusma | City: Delray Beach, Florida | IG: @Herb1k What does being a father mean to you? Honestly, it means just about everything to...

Kaleek Gibbs Says “I stand firm as a father and a man and I will...

Name: Kaleek Gibbs | City: Jamaica, Queens | IG: @i_stand_tall6.2 What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means to be a man,...

Joey Foster Says “There isn’t a thing I wouldn’t do for my family no matter...

Name: Joey Foster | City: Salt Lake City, UT | IG: @Guiseppe.x What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means being any...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Dorell Wright | S2 | E9

In  this episode we chopped it up with NBA Champion Dorell Wright about what he's been up to since COVID hit, fatherhood, NBA Career,...

Devante Allen says “Being a father to me means being a light for someone.”

Name: Devante Allen | City: Baytown Tx | IG: @Thelifeof_Vante What does being a father mean to you? Being a father to me means being a...

Siied Brown says “being a father means laying down your life forever for your children.”

Name: Siied Brown | City: Queens, New York | IG: @Idontwannalink_ What does being a father mean to you? To me, being a father means laying...

Eyen Williams says being a Father “means blazing a new trail that my father didn’t.”

Name: Eyen Williams | City: Roselle, NJ | IG: @norseman30 What does being a father mean to you? Being a father to me means being the...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Jeff Johnson | S2 | EP8

In this episode we chopped it up with your favorite cousin, Jeff Johnson. In this episode we dived into so many great topics including...

Berto Calkins says “I’ve learned in my almost 32 years of life and also allowing...

Name: Berto Calkins | City: Brooklyn, NY | IG: @WhatsGoodBerto What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means rising to the occasion...

Justin Spears says “I grew up without a father, so I wanted to make sure...

Name: Justin Spears | City: St. Louis MO | IG: @Akings_life What does being a father mean to you? It literally means the world. I grew...

William Johnson says “being a father is about being a dedicated and lifelong role model”

Name: William Johnson | City: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania | IG: @1_wj0hn_7 What does being a father mean to you? To me, being a father is about being...

Joshua Findlay says “The only obstacles is learning to be patient, every baby is different...

Name: Joshua Findlay | City: Toronto | IG: @Kamakacci_Juice What does being a father mean to you? Taking care of my daughter, being her protector, provider,...

YoSnap! Naisha Bailey-Johnson Shares Positive Stories of Black Fatherhood in STL

Who better to understand the beauty of Black Fatherhood than someone who captures their candid moments? Meet Naisha, a heartwarming and bold Photographer and...

Destiny & Devonte Bennett aka “Bennett Gang” Talk Being Married Early, Black Love, & Parenting.

Welcome to Beyond I Do, an exclusive conversation series hosted by Ricky and Valerie aka The Rocks. In this series, we talk to other...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Beleaf in Fatherhood | S2 | EP7

In this episode we chopped it up with Beleaf in Fatherhood, a super dope fatherhood content creator with many amazing YouTube videos. You may...

Garrison Magee Shares His Dads In Delivery Story

Name: Garrison Magee | City: Killeen, TX | IG: @spitenificentmagee Take us through your thoughts the moment you realized your child was ready to come...

Fred Whit says “A father, to me, means being a provider, protector, leader, as well...

Name: Fred Whit | City: Newport News VA | IG: @frederickwjr What does being a father mean to you? A father, to me, means being a...

NFL Social Worker Devon Lewis Provides Strength and Peace for the Raiders, the Youth, and...

Meet the "NFL Social Worker", Devon Lewis, who has incredibly transformed the trials in his life into triumphs. As an ex-professional football player, he...

Quentin Jackson says “It means having a never ending responsibility to teach, learn, and mold.”

Name: Quentin Jackson | City: Atlanta GA | IG: @quejack.city What does being a father mean to you? To me, being a father means having someone...

Sixers Guard Glenn Robinson III celebrates fall & fatherhood with Pumpkins With Pops

NBA Star Glenn "GR3" Robinson III and his non-profit, The Ari Foundation, invited dads to celebrate fall and bring the kids to a local...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Al Harrington | S2 | EP 6

In this episode we chopped it up with former NBA Vet and current entrepreneur Al Harrington. We got the opportunity to talk about everything...

Trey Songs Dedicates His New “I Know A Love” Video To His Son Noah

This past weekend, Trey Songz unveiled his eighth studio album Back Home, which boasts 22 tracks and features from Summer Walker, Ty Dolla $ign,...

Cary Thompson says “Give without question and always look to learn about being a better...

Name: Cary Thompson | City: Dallas,Texas | IG: @ChefCaryT What does being a father mean to you? Being a father to me has a special meaning to...

B. Kris Law says “It’s the biggest and most rewarding responsibility life has to offer”

Name: B. Kris Law | City: Tustin Ca. | IG: @inkmywholebody What does being a father mean to you? To me, being a father is the ultimate...

Michael Gardner says “It’s my first priority and my bond with my daughter means everything...

Name: Michael Gardner | City: Philadelphia, PA | IG: @daddydressedmebymg What does being a father mean to you? I absolutely love being a father. It's my first...

Gladimir Juste says “being a teacher, provider, protect as well as supporter.”

Name: Gladimir Juste | City: Brooklyn NY | IG: @Omg_ItsGlad What does being a father mean to you? What being a father means to me, is being a...

Nigel Key says “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.”

Name: Nigel Key | City: Los Angeles, LA | IG: @nikey_o2g What does being a father mean to you? As the late great Frederick Douglass once...

Hard Work, Sacrifices, and Commitment Describes the Career of this Father, Husband and Coach

Tell us a little about yourself (who you are, background, etc.)? My name is Nigel Thomas. I am a Chicago native. I’m a Langston...

Ethnic Ish N More Host, Nico Martin, Amplifies and Celebrates Black Culture in the Community...

Alexander “Nico” Martin is the creator of Ethnic Ish N More, a Podcast and Platform that bring awareness to black culture through support, empowerment,...

Jahnene and David Bass Open Up About Marriage, Parenting, and More on this Episode of...

Welcome to Beyond I Do, an exclusive conversation series hosted by Ricky and Valerie aka The Rocks. In this series, we talk to other...

Willie Moore Jr. Talks Fatherhood, Relationship with Christ, Career, and More.

Our Lead Journalist Brandon T.L Nelson got a chance to chop it up with Willie Moore Jr. about his journey as a music artist,...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Shaq Calhoun | S2 | EP5

In this episode we chopped it up with former Mississippi State, Miami Dolphin, and now Cincinnati Bengals Guard Shaq Calhoun about his NFL Career,...

Justin Hensley says being a father is “sacrifice, commitment, and demonstration.”

Name: Justin Hensley | City: Killeen, Texas | IG: @Jhens__ What does being a father mean to you? Being a father can be summarized in 3 words;...

Ibraheem-Rashad Adedayo says being a father is “Magical… really hard to put the feeling into...

Name: Ibraheem-Rashad Adedayo | City: London UK | IG: @Ibraheemxrashad What does being a father mean to you? Everything. Being blessed with a responsibility and gift to mould/teach/impact...

Mike Pilgrim says “Being a father is the greatest gift and responsibility bestowed on me.”

Name: Mike Pilgrim | City: Cincinnati, Ohio| IG: @mrmikepilgrim What does being a father mean to you? Being a father is the greatest gift and responsibility...

Anthony Jenkins Talks Fatherhood, Being a Creative, & More on Ep. 2 of Black Dad...

In the second episode of Black Dad Creatives, we got a chance to talk with super dope creative, director, and film maker Anthony Jenkins....

Franchise Owner Clint Lewis Talks Fatherhood, Entrepreneurship, & More with Brandon T.L Nelson.

Managing and building a successful business is no easy task. Being an amazing father while also balancing entrepreneurship doesn't make it any easier. Clint...

Mookie Hardy says “Being a father to me means being present rather times are good...

Name: Mookie Hardy | City: Las Vegas Nevada | IG: @4evermookie What does being a father mean to you? Being a father to me means being...

Malik K. Murray says “that I’ve committed to showing up for my children no matter...

Name: Malik K. Murray | City: Los Angeles, CA | IG: @Malikkmurray What does being a father mean to you? Fatherhood means that I’ve committed to...

Lorena and Dre Graham Talk Love, Healthy Lifestyle, Parenting, & More on this Episode of...

Welcome to Beyond I Do, an exclusive conversation series hosted by Ricky and Valerie aka The Rocks. In this series, we talk to other...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Damon Williams | S2 | Ep4

In this episode we chopped it up with legendary comedian Damon Williams about everything from comedy in our new normal, all the great Chicago...

Quentin Martin says “You are the first to set the standards for your kids to...

Name: Quentin Martin | City: Atlanta GA | IG: @theycallme_que What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means you are the foundation...

Anthony Bryant says “I was blessed at an early age of 20 to start my...

Name: Anthony Bryant | City: New Orleans, LA | IG: @yo_the_artist What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means LIFE to me....

Ty Will says “Being a father means the world to me.”

Name: Ty Will | City: Columbia SC | IG: @TyWLL What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means the world to me....

Darien Peterson says being a father is |allowing them to maneuver & learn about the...

Name: Darien Peterson | City: San Diego, CA | IG: @Olskoocoupe What does being a father mean to you? Being a father to me means providing...

One Father’s Spiritual Journey Leads to An Enlightenment of A ‘Healthier Lifestyle’

Tell us about yourself (who you are, background, etc.) My name is Ra’mon Gates. I’m from East Saint Louis, Illinois. I currently live in...

Healing the “Super-Humanized” Black Man – Dr. Vaughn Gay, Executive Director of Holistic Atlanta

Dr. Vaughn Gay, Executive Director of Holistic Atlanta, shares his story on the intrinsic passion towards delivering healthcare and preventative services to the black...

Chris Johnson shares his Dads In Delivery Story

Name: Chris Johnson | City: Philadelphia , PA | IG: @Lucky.Lefte Take us through your thoughts the moment you realized your child was ready to...

Ted Okosi on his kids “Realizing that they each have their own unique personalities and...

Name: Ted Okosi | City: Cliffwood, NJ | IG: @king_realness What does being a father mean to you? Being a father to me is always being...

Corey Saunders says “Being a father mean to me a lot different things but the...

Name: Corey Saunders | City: New York, NY | IG: @Animal_KLIK What does being a father mean to you? Being a father mean to me...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Ced The Entertainer | S2 | EP3

In this episode we chopped it up with legendary comedian Cedric The Entertainer about his career, newest show "Greatest at Home Videos" on CBS,...

Keith Pittman says “is all about elevating the standard of what my daughters should expect...

Name: Keith Pittman | City: Jacksonville, FL | IG: @keithpittmanjr What does being a father mean to you? To me, being a father (especially to two little...

Bonton Farms “Master Gardener”, Quincy Bradley, Inspires Sustainability and Transformation in the Community and in...

Meet Quincy Bradley, a Dallas Resident and an urban farmer with Bonton Farms. Bonton Farms started out as a small lot of land and...

Kendra and Steven Hunt, Founders of With Love Talk Black Love, All Things Marriage, and...

Welcome to Beyond I Do, an exclusive conversation series hosted by Ricky and Valerie aka The Rocks. In this series, we talk to other...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Tay “Firefly” Fisher | S2 | EP 2

In this episode we chopped it up with Tay "Firefly" Fisher about his amazing fatherhood journey. He also opened up about his career as...

TED x Talk Speaker, Father Shares His Dealings With “Code Switching” and His Plans To...

Tell us a little about yourself (who you are, background, etc.) My name is Harold "Tre" Wallace III. I am a Los Angeles Native born...

Ezra Warrington says “Being a father means duplicating the love God has for us, directly...

Name: Ezra Warrington | City: Fort Lauderdale, Florida | IG: @dbaddestman90 What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means duplicating the love...

Marco Johnson says “I love my daughter so much.”

Name: Marco Johnson | City: Miami, FL | IG: @marcobluejohnson What does being a father mean to you? Being a father makes me feel like I...

“I’m Here to Help.” Dope Dad Founder and CEO, Joshua Johnson Inspiring Dope Dads

Who else to create a platform, Dope Dad, then a dope dad? Meet Joshua Johnson, a St. Louis native, and a father who is...

Rob Siter | Beyond Fatherhood | EP 6

In this episode, our Host Veronica Mobley sat down with Rob Siter aka Legendary Rob to talk about who he is as a father...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Mike Scott | S2 | EP 1

In this episode we chopped it up with NBA Vet Mike Scott, currently of the 76ers about the NBA Bubble, his favorite NBA moments,...

Mark Anthony | Beyond Fatherhood | EP 5

In this episode, we sat down with Mark Anthony to talk about all things fatherhood and dating. Press play as we unpack the many...

Serving in Truth: Candid Conversations with Dad Host, Bree Johnson

Meet Bree Johnson, a powerhouse entrepreneur who is passionate about equipping others, specifically entrepreneurs, to become even more successful in their businesses. Bree owns...

Hope and Kadero Watson Talk Black Love, Instagram Success, & More on Episode 1 of...

Welcome to Beyond I Do, an exclusive conversation series hosted by Ricky and Valerie aka The Rocks. In this series, we talk to other...

Meet Two Fathers in the Nashville Community Taking Action with Their Bridge Builder Program

Tell us a little about yourself (who you are, background, etc) My name is Daniel Craig and I am from Chattanooga TN, Special Education...

Joe Ramos says “Being a father to me is the most important title that I...

Name: Joe Ramos | City: Buffalo NY | IG: @joeisinfamous What does being a father mean to you? Everything. Being a father to me is the...

Karrell Lewis says “My advice is to try your best, your not perfect and to...

Name: Karrell Lewis | City: Allen Park, MI | IG: @Karrell_lewis_ What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means that by any...

Semaj Bunch says “Being a father is the most enjoyable part of my life”

Name: Semaj Bunch | City: New Orleans, Louisiana | IG: @majblackman What does being a father mean to you? Being a father is the most enjoyable...

Isaiah Freeman IV says “Being a father means being someone who is willing to lay...

Name: Isaiah Freeman IV | City: Atlanta, GA | IG: @IsaiahFreemanMusic What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means being someone who...

Black Dad Creatives | Prentice Powell | Ep 1

In the first episode of Black Dad Creatives, we got a chance to talk with Prentice Powell. Prentice is a Poet, Writer, NAACP Image...

Terrell Coakley says “being a father means forever knowing that your life is not your...

Name: Terrell Coakley | City: Brooklyn, NY | IG: @northstarbrooks What does being a father mean to you? To me, being a father means forever knowing...

Ray Donovan says “Effort is what it takes to be a great parent. A great...

Name: Ray Donovan | City: Santa Monica, California | IG: @RayDonovanfit What does being a father mean to you? To me, being a father is being...

Angel Morel Brown Says, “I Remained Father-Full by Choosing Joy When Fatherless.”

There is truly a light within the darkest places of our lives, and Angel is one of those lamps. Angel Morel Brown is an...

Sean B says it’s an “honor and responsibility of guiding this precious little person through...

Name: Sean B | City: Brooklyn NY | IG: @Mrvybz_sb What does being a father mean to you? It means that I have the privilege, honor...

Salim Holder, Founder of 4th Ave Market Talks Fatherhood, Entrepreneurship, and Much More.

Our Lead Journalist, Brandon T.L Nelson caught up with Salim Holder, Founder of 4th Ave. Market to talk fatherhood, entrepreneurship, and much more. 4th...

‘Frontline Hero’ Delonte Lynch Speaks on Fatherhood and Lessons Learned from Absent Father

This year has been draining to say the least. What started with the death of Kobe Bryant to the announcement of COVID-19 and now...

Meet Louis Johnson – Husband, Father, Fitness Guru

Give us a window into who you are, who is Louis Johnson? I’m Louis Johnson, 46 years old and I live in the Chicago area. ...

Carl Givens says “All I have ever wanted to be is a father.”

Name: Carl Givens | City: St. Louis MO | IG: @given100 What does being a father mean to you? It’s everything I have always wanted. All...

D.A Sherron says “Being a father has changed my life”

Name: D.A Sherron | City: Brooklyn NY | IG: @DASherronmin What does being a father mean to you? Fatherhood means responsibility. I have made an irrevocable...

Rico Anderson says fatherhood is his new purpose for living

Name: Rico Anderson | City: Philadelphia PA | IG: @ricoandersonofficial What does being a father mean to you? It’s my new purpose for living. Being a...

Avery Hawthrone says “It’s nothing more important to me than being a father”

Name: Avery Hawthorne | City: Atlanta GA | IG: @Geulden_eye What does being a father mean to you? Fatherhood to me is being here not only...

Johnnie Calloway asks himself every night “Are you comfortable with the actions you displayed today...

Name: Johnnie Calloway | City: Kansas City, Mo | IG: @Jmcalloway6 What does being a father mean to you? Begin a father is like running a...

James Taylor says “Be open to change and don’t be afraid of that little voice...

Name: James Taylor | City: Atlanta GA | IG: @gojayt What does being a father mean to you? Being a father to me means being supportive...

Elliot Fitih says “Watching my kids grow is such a huge blessing.”

Name: Elliot Fitih | City: Nashville, Tennessee | IG: @Dadsshow What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means the world to me....

Father Writes Book on His Dealings With Divorce and Ways to Overcome ‘Traditional Norms’

I am a child to divorced parents. Divorce IS hard. Not only for adolescents but their parents as well. It was hard accepting the...

Lance Wesson says “To me, being a father is one of the most important jobs...

Name: Lance Wesson | City: Dallas, TX | IG: @MrLWesson What does being a father mean to you? To me, being a father is one of...

Timothy Talib says “Being a father means to be a role model, a provider, and...

Name: Timothy Talib | City: Orlando FL | IG: @Newmynds_fitness What does being a father mean to you? Being a father is DOPE! Being a father means...

Brandon Thompson says “Everyday my daughter is teaching me something. “

Name: Brandon Thompson | City: Houston TX | IG: @Bthomps0n_ What does being a father mean to you? Being a father to me is learning, growing...

Andre Moore says “Being a Father means everything to me”

Name: Andre Moore | City: Hawthorne, Ca | IG: @Teammoney139 What does being a father mean to you? Being a Father means everything to me. Being...

76ers Guard Glenn Robinson III Talks NBA Bubble, Missing His Daughter Ariana, The Ari Foundation,...

After joining our Dear Fathers Podcast, Glenn Robinson III came back to chop it up with our Lead Journalist Brandon T.L Nelson about life...

George Black says “Being a father means creating a Legacy.”

Name: George Black | City: Louisville, Kentucky | IG: @Undeniabletalent_g What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means creating a Legacy. Putting...

Marcus Boston says “Being a father is a gift from good and a blessing”

Name: Marcus Boston | City: Atlanta GA | IG: @_boss.ton What does being a father mean to you? Being a father is a gift from good...

Latroy Tillery says “They value what we value. Govern your life accordingly”

Name: Latroy Tillery | City: Atlanta GA | IG: @latroy_tillery What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means that I have been...

Darian Blue says “Money can never compensate for being absent in your child’s life no...

Name: Darian Blue | City: Davenport, FL | IG: @Blucarti3r What does being a father mean to you? There are a lot of titles men hold...

Quinton Childs Shares His “Dads In Delivery” Story

Name: Quinton Childs | City: Chicago, IL | IG: @qmakesithappen Take us through your thoughts the moment you realized your child was ready to come...

Bryan Butler says “All The Love You Wanted And Missed, Give It To Your Children”

Name: Bryan Butler | City: West Hempstead, NY | IG: @Godson_Jody What does being a father mean to you? Being A Father Is A Blessing To...

“I Will Be Here” by Darryl Farley

"I will be here..." highlights the importance of fatherhood and upholding the black family. Follow the journey of this black father as he promises...

Aljenon Cooper on his daughter, “She is my rainbow baby; peace after the storm.”

Name: Aljenon Cooper | City: Los Angeles, Ca | IG: @adlcministries What does being a father mean to you? Being a father to a beautiful baby...

Nicolas Anderson-Mcintosh says “Dear Father, I promise I will be nothing like you, nonetheless I...

Name: Nicholas Anderson-Mcintosh | City: NJ | IG: @iamslicknick What does being a father mean to you? Setting the standard and bar for your family, taking...

Damarqio Williams shares his “Dads In Delivery” Story

Name: Damarqio Williams | City: Detroit, MI | IG: @detroitfather Take us through your thoughts the moment you realized your child was ready to come...

Kevin McCants shares his “Dads In Delivery” story

Name: Kevin McCants | City: Bakersfield, CA | IG: @twentyfour7kevin Take us through your thoughts the moment you realized your child was ready to come...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Dee Brown | Ep 14

In this episode we chopped it up with Dee Brown, 12 year NBA Vet, 91 Slam Dunk Champ, and current VP of Integrated Player...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Ed Gordon | Ep 13

In this episode we chopped it up with legendary journalist Ed Gordon, known for his interviews with Tupac, Whitney Houston, R. Kelly, OJ Simpson,...

Pierce Freelon says “I get to be the teacher and the student” when being a...

Name: Pierce Freelon | City: Durham, NC | IG: @piercefreelon What does being a father mean to you? Being a Dad is so much fun! I...

Brad Edwards Shares His “Dads In Delivery” Story

Name: Brad Edwards | City: St. Louis MO | IG: @Reacey23 Take us through your thoughts the moment you realized your child was ready to...

Brandon Redd Gives His “Dads In Delivery” Experience

Name: Brandon Redd | City: New York, NY | IG: @bkxvii Take us through your thoughts the moment you realized your child was ready to...

Brocklon Chatman says being a Father means “Loving, Protecting, Leading, Cultivating.”

Name: Brocklon Chatman | City: Florissant, Missouri | IG: @TheBlc3 What does being a father mean to you? Loving, Protecting, Leading, Cultivating. Describe your experience with your...

Miami Artist Kyera Releases New Song “Daddy’s Girl”

A message from Kyera: Due to the world in its latest condition of police brutality, exposing systemic racism and a grim pandemic; I fulfilled the...

Mike Senga says “Fatherhood to me is love, responsibility and accountability.”

Name: Mike Senga | City: Lubumbashi, DR CONGO | IG: @ssuperman_243 What does being a father mean to you? Fatherhood is everything to me. Fatherhood to...

Chaz Langley and Langleyseye Presents “For You”, a Love Letter to his son

"This song is a love letter to my Son, Gio. It was inspired after a conversation I had with Grammy Award Winning singer songwriter...

Head Coach of the Atlanta Hawks NBA2K League Team, Wesley Acuff Talks Coaching & Fatherhood

Tell us more about you? Who is Wesley Acuff? Born and raised in Detroit, Michigan. The oldest of 3. I am a husband and father....

Dear Fathers Podcast | La Guardia Cross | EP 12

In this episode we chopped it up with super dope Content Creator La Guardia Cross about all things Fatherhood, his relationship with his father,...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Reno Wilson | EP 11

In this episode we chopped it up with Reno Wilson about fatherhood, his role as a dad on NBC's Good Girls, his first role...

Dwayne Smiley says “Being a Father changed my entire life, from the moment I seen...

Name: Dwayne Smiley | City: Fort Worth, TX | IG: @Messiahmatthias What does being a father mean to you? Being a Father changed my entire life,...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Rob Hill Sr. | Ep 10

In this episode we chopped it up with Rob Hill Sr. about his books The Missing Piece & Hope For Love, who he is...

Kevin Powell says “Being a black father means that it’s my duty to make sure...

Name: Kevin Powell | City: Richmond, Ca | IG: @Callme100k What does being a father mean to you? My two biggest fears in life are 1)...

Kenny Moore says he will “Let her know the world is hers” when it comes...

Name: Kenny Moore | City: San Antonio, TX | IG: @International_Supreme What does being a father mean to you? It means making sure I am a...

Nick Washington says “I’ve always viewed being a father as more than just a title”

Name: Nick Washington | City: New Orleans, LA | IG: @w_nick12 What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means everything to me,...

Amiri Israel says “I’ve learned that being a good father also means being a good...

Name: Amiri Israel | City: New Orleans, LA | IG: @showthyselfaman What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means that I have...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Kyren Gibson | EP 9

In this episode we chopped it up with Karen Gibson, an amazing father known for his viral Instagram videos with his son. In this...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Brandon Carr | Ep 8

In this episode we chopped it up with an amazing father and Founder of Carr Cares & Lit Buddies Box, Brandon Carr. Tune in...

Steven Alvarez says he’s “Always putting the children’s happiness above all.”

Name: Steven Alvarez| City: Miami, FL | IG: @_thisissteve What does being a father mean to you? Being a father gives you the ability to lead....

Marques Morgan says “It means the opportunity to break the cycle of absentee fathers in...

Name: Marques Morgan | City: Lodi | IG: @marques.morgan What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means that I have the privilege...

Rashawn Shephard says “Being a father to me means Leadership.”

Name: Rashawn Shephard | City: Houston TX | IG: @Ready_rah What does being a father mean to you? Being a father to me means Leadership. I...

Johnny Gray says “They are my ‘WHY’.”

Name: Johnny Gray | City: Inglewood CA | IG: @jaygray3 What does being a father mean to you? Being a father to me is everything. It...

Jermain Millers wants to “teach my children how to think not what to think and...

Name: Jermain Miller | City: New York City, NY | IG: @Jermainmiller What does being a father mean to you? Being a positive role model that...

Corey Patterson says being a father “grants you the ability to be the mentor you...

Name: Corey Patterson | City: Fort Lauderdale, FL | IG: @Corey.G.Patterson What does being a father mean to you? Being a father grants you the ability...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Sean Williams | Ep 7

In this episode we chopped it up with an amazing father and Founder of The Dad Gang, Sean Williams. Tune in as Sean opened...

T.L Wynne says being a Father means “that you are a protector, provider, teacher, leader,...

Name: T.L Wynne | City: Hampton | IG: @iammeinitiative What does being a father mean to you? To me being a father means that you are...

Stan Robinson says “Always be prepared to lead but make sure your partner is the...

Name: Stan Robinson | City: Alexandria, VA | IG: @substantialmusic What does being a father mean to you? To me, being a father means being a...

Darren Williams says “Being a father, and a husband, means everything to me.”

Name: Darren Williams | City: Plano TX | IG: @D_will1990 What does being a father mean to you? Being a father, and a husband, means everything...

Eniolami Ayobiojo says “I’m there to guide them, protect them, correct them, love on them...

Name: Eniolami Ayobiojo | City: Powder Springs GA | IG: @E.ayobiojo What does being a father mean to you? Being a father is one of the...

Rodney McCorkie Jr says “I always wanted to be a father and had a good...

Name: Rodney McCorkle Jr | City: Temple Hills | IG: @aye_rod88 What does being a father mean to you? It means everything. I always wanted to...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Keith Smith | Ep 6

In this episode we chopped it up with Atlanta Falcons Fullback Keith Smith about life, what he's been up to in quarantine, fatherhood, his...

Calvin Washington says “The unconditional love I have for my daughters is unexplainable”

Name: Calvin Washington | City: District Heights | IG: @Mr.C_Washington What does being a father mean to you? The unconditional love I have for my daughters...

Nathaniel Griffin says being a father is a privilege

Name: Nathaniel Griffin | City: Atlanta GA | IG: @nate.g_thevp What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means EVERYTHING to me. Children...

Michael Summerford wants to put his kids in the best position to win

Name: Michael Summerford | City: Harrisburg | IG: @BrennyMizz What does being a father mean to you? Giving my kids the best opportunity to succeed... putting...

Brandon Burden says being a father “means becoming a better person, and mostly just a...

Name: Brandon Burden | City: Unadilla | IG: @Mrdrpresident What does being a father mean to you? It means becoming a better person, a better, provider,...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Bradley Beal | Ep 5

In this episode we chopped it up with Washington Wizards All Star Guard Bradley Beal about life, how his role as a father has...

Kip Futrell says “A father is the Keystone of a child’s sanity.”

Name: Kip Futrell | City: Victorville | IG: @kipsfit What does being a father mean to you? To me, being a father is everything. It's responsibility,...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Comedian Alex Thomas | Ep 4

In this episode we chopped it up with actor/comedian Alex Thomas about his amazing career, fatherhood, parenting styles, breaking the cycle, his new Netflix...

Dequan Jones says ” The biggest lesson that I’ve learned as it pertains to parenting...

Name: Dequan Jones | City: Atlanta GA | IG: @dequanmjones I’m a father to the beneficent Harper Gwendolyn Jones, husband to the beautiful and graceful...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Glenn Robinson III | Episode 3

In this episode we chopped it up with 76ers guard/forward and Founder of the Ari Foundation Glenn Robinson III about fatherhood, his relationship with...

Damon Harrison says he made a promise to himself not to be like his father

Name: Damon Harrison | City: Hillside | IG: @Itsmedammitdame What does being a father mean to you? It means being a constant role model for your...

Doc Adewole says Fatherhood saved him

Name: Doc Adewole | City: Carson | IG: @survivalofthecreatives What does being a father mean to you? Fatherhood saved me. The opportunity to inspire and transform...

Taurus D’Antignac says always put your babies first

Name: Taurus D’Antignac | City: South Central LA, CA | IG: @asapluchi What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means everything to...

Ayana Johnson talks raising her son while his father is in prison

Mother: Ayana Johnson | City: Atlanta GA | Instagram: @ajbeautiful @adaywithoutdad Tell us about yourself? (who you are, what you do, etc) I’m an Inspirational Speaker,...

Collis Torrington says being a father means being a super hero and role model.

Name: Collis Torrington | City: Brooklyn NY | Instagram: @Collistory What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means being a super hero...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Marcus Henderson | Episode 2

In this episode we spoke to actor Marcus Henderson or you may know him as Walter from "Get Out" or Andre from "Snow Fall",...

Fred Whitaker | Ep 3 | Beyond Fatherhood with Veronica Mobley

Beyond Fatherhood: Dating a Father is an exclusive interview series brought to you by Dear Fathers and Veronica Mobley. In this series we interview...

Vernon Chipman says fatherhood is the reason he wakes up every morning

Name: Vernon Chipman | City: Miami FL | Instagram: @mr_two3 What does being a father mean to you? Fatherhood is the reason I wake up every...

Chaz Langley is raising his son with love, knowledge, and guidance

Name: Chaz Langley | City: Brooklyn NY | Instagram: @thechazlangley What does being a father mean to you? Being a Father means passing on a legacy...

Dear Fathers Podcast | Anthony Morrow | Episode 1

This episode we got a chance to speak with former NBA sharpshooter, businessman, and philanthropist Anthony Morrow about fatherhood, his relationship with his father,...

Andre Norman says he grew more patient when he become a father

Name: Andre Norman | City: San Fransisco CA | Instagram: @I_am_dre2k What does being a father mean to you? I haven't thought much about what it...

Lawrence A. Brown is setting the example for his step son and daughter

Name: Lawrence A. Brown | City: Bayside | Instagram: @derrtynyc What does being a father mean to you? A leader. An example being able to represent...

Rodney Rikai | Ep 2 | Beyond Fatherhood with Veronica Mobley

Beyond Fatherhood: Dating a Father is an exclusive interview series brought to you by Dear Fathers and Veronica Mobley. In this series we interview...

Darren Brooks wants to build his kids up both spiritually and emotionally

Name: Darren Brooks | City: McKinney, TX | Instagram: @bbaskills What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means everything to me. It’s...

Halle Palmer talks struggles raising her son alone

Mother: Halle Palmer | City: Baltimore, MD | Instagram: @Trillaryyy Tell us about yourself? (who you are, what you do, etc) Greetings! I am a very...

Beyond Fatherhood: Veronica Mobley Interviews BJ Williams about his dating experiences, deal breakers, and more...

Beyond Fatherhood: Dating a Father is an exclusive interview series brought to you by Dear Fathers and Veronica Mobley. In this series we interview...

A Father’s Love: Remembering Basketball Legend Kobe Bryant And His Daughter, Gianna Bryant

The world is mourning the sudden and shocking loss of NBA legend Kobe Bryant, who died tragically in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California,...

U.S. Census Invites Fathers Incorporated As A National Partner To Ensure ‘Black Dads Count’

Fathers Incorporated has been invited by the U.S. Census to be a national partner to focus their attention on Black fathers and their families...

Steph Curry talks Fatherhood on All The Smoke Podcast

Steph Curry sat down with Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson on their All The Smoke Podcast. At the mark, Steph discusses what it's been...

#1000FearlessFathers: Brandon Smith says being a father is his chance to mold the future

Name: Brandon Smith | City: Charlotte, NC | Instagram: @Sequence001 What does being a father mean to you? Being a Father is everything to me. It’s...

Interview: Sylvester Ware of Black Father Nation talks being a Single Father

Founded by a Single Black Father from the North Side of Minneapolis. Sylvester Ware created the Black Father Nation brand to honor all Fathers. Black Father Nation is...

#1000FearlessFathers: DJ OG One says “Fatherhood is the most precious and honorable privilege any man...

Name: David Jackson | City: Portland, OR | Instagram: @djogone What does being a father mean to you? Fatherhood means the foundation of stability within a...

Head of Advancing Black Pathways at JP Morgan Chase, Sekou Kaalund on what it means...

Celebrating a New Vision and Legacy for Black Fatherhood Head of Advancing Black Pathways Sekou Kaalund talks with JP Morgan Chase on what it means...

Free Yourself From Mental Health Slavery: Imposter Syndrome

By: Terrell Goforth | @daretogoforthlifecoaching The stigma that follows the word “man” weighs heavier these days than it ever has before. Most males have virtually...

#1000FearlessFathers: Kevin McCants says Fatherhood gave him a renewed sense of purpose

Name: Kevin McCants | City: Bakersfield, CA | Instagram: @twentyfour7kevin What does being a father mean to you? Fatherhood gives me a renewed sense of purpose....

#1000FearlessFathers: Denzel Jacobs talks Fatherhood, obstacles, his up bringing, and more

Name: Denzel Jacobs | City: Brooklyn | Instagram: @denzel_x_jacobs What does being a father mean to you? Being a father means everything to me. The gift...

Video: Drake Opens Up About His Sons Paternity Test

Drake held off confirming he had fathered a lovechild in 2017, because the initial paternity results were tainted. Rap rival Pusha T revealed the shocking...

Video: Kanye’s “Follow God” Video Features Just Him and His Father

Kanye West has released a music video for his new album Jesus Is King’s best song, “Follow God.” The visual stars Kanye’s dad Ray West,...

Interview: 3 Brothers who wrote “Daddy Who, Mommy You” talk growing up without their father

"Daddy Who? Mommy You!" is a book about a boy who is being raised by a single mom in a fatherless home. With a...

#1000FearlessFathers: Joe Bell on being a father “It’s my identity. It allows me to make...

Name: Joe Bell | Instagram: @Joe_D_Bell What does being a father mean to you? It means everything ! It's my identity its allows me to make...

Interview: Learn More About Marcus Gray, Founder of Hip Hop Diaper Bag

Tell us how HHDB came about? HipHop Dad or diaper Bag came about because of my interest in creating a space for hip hops consciousness...
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Video: Big K.R.I.T sits down with his father in LA

My father's first time ever in Los Angeles and we had the chance to have an in-depth 1 on 1 conversation about family, life...
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Video: The joys and challenges of black fatherhood – through the lens of NBA dads

There has long been a perception that most African American players in the NBA do not have fathers involved in their lives. But the...

Books: Miracle Malcolm by Ariel Simmons

From the moment Malcolm was born, his parents knew he would be one of a kind! However, what they didn’t know is that their...

Books: Princess Amani’s First Date

Amani goes on her first date with her father Ben. He teach her about how she should be treated with respect and love. Her  father hopes...

Podcast: The Father Figure Podcast by The Fathers Forum

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Video: DBF’s “The Men’s Circle” Talks Financial Literacy and Mental Health

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h8CHWvxY8Es&feature=emb_title The Men’s Circle is elevating brave conversation in order to shift the narrative of community.

Video: Everyday with V&K gives their take on some of our Dear Fathers topics

Welcome to Everyday V&K family channel. We are a family of four consisting of Khalif, Vaniece, Breanna and Noah. As a family, we love...

Video: Beleaf Speaks Positive Affirmations and Self Care Over His Sons

We Do morning Mantra and self care because your mantra's becomes your truth and truth becomes law. The more we encourage ourselves and our...

Single dad adopts 5 siblings so they can stay together.. “I had to help them”

When 48-year-old Lamont Thomas became an empty-nester, it was the end of a parenting legend. Back in 2001, this divorced dad of two took...

Video: Meet the Family from the Ask My Dad Series & Check Out Their First...

A black father & daughter who desire to share wisdom, love, unity, and peace. Hey guys! Thankyou for submitting questions! We appreciate the support :)...

Podcast: The QzoneFreeality Talks Different Types of Fatherhood

In this episode of “Fatherhood,” we discuss the mentality of being a father and what it really means to be a father in a...

Podcast: The Adams Rib Podcast Talks Father Wounds and How To Overcome Them

Part 1 This episode speaks to where it all begins, fatherhood, you know the other f*word. In part 1 (part 2 next week) of this topic, we'll begin...

Photographer teams up and takes photos of 100 Black Dads

"100 Black Dads came about through my involvement in learning about the Black Lives Matter movement, and the desire to contribute to this movement...

Video: Fathers Do Their Daughters Hair For The First Time

"Do you know how to use this stuff? We'll see."

Video: Black Fatherhood Barbershop Stories from Fathers Incorporated

Fathers Incorporated pull from its achieves a few compelling stories of Fatherhood from four Black Men in Albany, New York. I couldn't help but...

Video: Three Black Fathers Talk About Sex and Kids

This Features Guests Preston Perry from Bold TV and Beleaf from Beleaf in Fatherhood.

Video: Marquise Ryan sits down with a group of men to talk Fatherhood

Inside the minds of loving fathers. Sit down conversation with real fathers about fatherhood and what it means to be a father. Potential fathers,...