Fathership

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Tyrone McCants of Proud Poppas United speaks to the youth of Andries Hudde Middle School I.S. 240

Tyrone McCants had the privilege of being a Honored Guest Speaker at Andries Hudde Middle School’s Annual Men’s Career Mentor Day in Brooklyn, NY. He also facilitated several classes with the male eighth graders where he gave his personal testimonial on his career as an independent photographer and small business owner of Zire Photography & Graphic, a Youth Consular and Advocate, and the … Continue reading

Proud Poppas United talk with Dr. Umar Abdullah-Johnson

Proud Poppas United meet with Psychologist & Educator, Dr. Umar Abdullah-Johnson to get his view on the current absent father epidemic in the black communities. PPU: What are your thoughts on the current “absent father” epidemic? Is it a problem that is inherited or programmed into our family structure? PPU: How important is it for … Continue reading

Men’s Wellness Seminar

Are you one of the many men that are becoming growingly concerned with maintaining good health? Then join us for the 1st of 12 sessions where we will be discussing steps you can take to dramatically improve and maintain your health. Hosted by: Absolute Wellness Date: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 Time: 4:00pm to 6:00pm Address: … Continue reading

2nd Annual Poppa’s Day, Family Outing!!!

Thank you to the sponsors, donors and attendees of the 2nd Annual Proud Poppas Day Outing. Proceeds from the event will be used to install a “Proud Poppas” Photo Exhibit at the Harlem Performing Arts Space. We had to give recognition to some amazing Poppas, Dads and Men by presenting these Men with a Proud … Continue reading

Ten Ways to be a Better Dad

1. Respect Your Children’s Mother If you are married, keep your marriage strong and vital. If you’re not married, it is still important to respect and support the mother of your children. When children see their parents respecting each other, they are also more likely to feel that they are also accepted and respected. 2. … Continue reading

Statistics! Statistics! Statistics!

STAGGERING STATISTICS 63% of youth suicides are from fatherless homes (Source: U.S. D.H.H.S., Bureau of the Census) 90% of all homeless and runaway children are from fatherless homes 85% of all children that exhibit behavioral disorders come from fatherless homes (Source: Center for Disease Control) 80% of rapists motivated with displaced anger come from fatherless … Continue reading

Man’s Conference II

Greetings Gentlemen, Proud Poppas, Kings & Warriors!!! Man’s Conference II @Coral Hall Saturday April 30, 2011 4:00-8:00 pm Amazing info Family Unity, Daily Exercise, Men’s Health, Water, Man Foods & Herbs, Community Development, Lifestyle Change, Spirituality, Sex Energy, Fatherhood ;~) & so much more. Join us for great evening with an Incredible Collection of Brothers. Love & … Continue reading

The story behind the Cry heard around the world – Intervention: Rocky Lockridge

A powerful documentary and testimony from an intervention by the sons of former World Boxing Champion, Rocky Lockridge. The two sons state due to depression and drugs, their father was absent for most of their lives. http://www.worldstarhiphop.com/embed/23425 Shocking ‘Intervention’ story on addicted boxer   MOST ASTONISHING EPISODE YET FOR THIS AMAZING SERIES By ADAM BUCKMAN “Intervention” … Continue reading

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