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Free Webinar > All About InsideOut Dad 3rd Edition

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Jun 14, 2018
It's almost here! Have you registered? Join NFI President Christopher Brown on June 21st for a special webinar to learn all... Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

15 Awesome Tips to Help Incarcerated Dads Plan for Child Visits

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   Apr 4, 2018
One of the primary ways to reduce the likelihood of an incarcerated dad returning to prison is to help him connect with his... Read More

Topics: Featured, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources, Success Stories, InsideOut Dad

5 of the Top Father Factor Blogs of 2017

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Dec 27, 2017
  At NFI we’re passionate about equipping organizations and communities with the information and resources they need to be the... Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

How to Find Out if Your Organization is Father Friendly

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Nov 30, 2017
Prior to working with NFI, I worked in a marketing firm whose client base included Microsoft. I was part of the marketing help... Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

How Organizations Benefit From Our Father Engagement Experience™

Posted by Erik Vecere   |   Oct 23, 2017
The Father Engagement Experience™ (FEE) has helped many organizations develop concise, accountable plans that address their... Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

Fatherhood Resources As Simple as the "Easy Button"

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Oct 12, 2017
Sometimes we just need things to be simple. Staples really hit the nail on the head when they launched their campaign... Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

The One Resource Grayson County Detention Center Uses to Open Dads' Hearts and Minds to Group-Based Fatherhood Programs

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   Oct 10, 2017
If you’re a regular reader of this blog, you know that I regularly interview staff and volunteers in organizations that use... Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources, Success Stories

4 Essential Things to Remember when Developing Fatherhood Programs for Latino Fathers

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Oct 3, 2017
Before you read the rest of this article, ask yourself the following questions: Do most Latino fathers speak English or... Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources, General Fatherhood Research & Studies

Reminder > Request for Applications to Start or Expand 24/7 Dad®

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Sep 21, 2017
There's still time to apply! Applications are due to NFI by Midnight Eastern Standard Time on Sunday, October 1, 2017. ... Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources, NFI News & Updates

[Video] What Young Dads Have to Say about Serving Them

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   Sep 19, 2017
In June of this year, I had the honor to present during a webinar sponsored by the Center for the Study of Social Policy (CSSP) Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources, General Fatherhood Research & Studies

Can a Woman Facilitate a Fatherhood Program as Effectively as a Man?

Posted by Erik Vecere   |   Sep 14, 2017
I get asked this question often during my trainings. My answer is always an emphatic, “Yes!” I see many examples of successful... Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources, Tips & Tricks

A New Way to Engage Dads Using Online Learning

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Sep 12, 2017
Maybe online learning isn't something familiar to you, or maybe you're unsure how it could fit into your organization's... Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources, NFI News & Updates

Request for Applications > Start or Expand ​Your 24/7 Dad® Program

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Sep 11, 2017
National Fatherhood Initiative® (NFI) seeks applications from organizations that want to partner with NFI to expand the... Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources, NFI News & Updates

The Future of Father Engagement is Here > Fathering in 15™

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Sep 7, 2017
Likely, you’ve heard about our newest online resource for dads, Fathering in 15™. We’ve already had a number of organizations... Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

When You Don't Have Staff to Run a Fatherhood Program

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Sep 5, 2017
You've got dads to serve, but no budget to hire staff to run a fatherhood program? Do not fear, the future of father... Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources, Tips & Tricks

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