|Welcome to the Ohio Commission on Fatherhood E-Newsletter
Greetings from the Ohio Commission on Fatherhood. This newsletter helps keep the community informed about the Commission's efforts to assist fathers become better parents, partners and providers.
Please visit our website at www.fatherhood.ohio.gov
to learn more about our initiatives and for information about upcoming events
around the state to strengthen fathers and families.
Fatherhood Programs Funded
The Ohio Commission on Fatherhood is pleased to announce the selection of six organizations to implement regional fatherhood programs throughout the state. Each program will receive $105,000 per year for two years and serve at least 200 fathers.
New Legislators Appointed to the Commission
Two new legislators have been appointed to serve on the Ohio Commission on Fatherhood. Ohio Senate Democratic Leader Eric H. Kearney
(D-Cincinnati) is the father of two children and has championed legislation to strengthen Ohio families. State Representative Roland Winburn
(D-HarrisonTwp.) a Dayton native, father and grandfather, is serving his third term. Both men bring valuable life and legislative experience to the commission.
For a complete list of our current commissioners, please click here