Pediatric cancer is in the sights of City Dads Group this June as we team with the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) to raise money to help find a cure. City Dads Group chapters in a dozen cities from coast-to-coast will set up stands between June 2 and 10 to sell lemonade and take donations to go to the national nonprofit's work funding research to find better treatments and cures for childhood cancer. Details, including times and locations for each group's event this year, will be made available on the City Dads Group’s ALSF fundraising page or on the group's Meetup page (see … [Read more...]
City Dads Group and Plum Organics® will again work together to help nourish children and assist families in need on Giving Tuesday, an international day of helping others that follows Thanksgiving. On Nov. 28, City Dads in 12 U.S. metropolitan areas will help pack and distribute food donated by Plum Organics, the nation’s leading organic baby food brand. Plum Organics last year for Giving Tuesday donated more than 24,000 meals to charitable organizations chosen by our chapters in Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco and the Minneapolis/St. Paul.
City Dads Group has made it Sweet Sixteen. The less-than-a-year-old national organization for fathers who are actively involved with their children has expanded into its 16th major metropolitan U.S. markets being opening its 16th outpost in Madison, Wisconsin. Greg Washington will lead the Madison Dads Group. Greg, an at-home dad since 2000 who homeschools his three sons, participates in a local dad panel at Edgewood College, focusing on educating college students about the different roles of fathers today. Greg also serves as chairman of the social media committee for The National … [Read more...]