Watch D.O.G.S


Why is WATCH D.O.G.S important?

  • It’s a father involvement program from the national center for fathering.
  • A volunteer program targeting men to be involved in their child’s schooling.
  • It has more than 5,348 registered schools in 47 states that participate in the WATCH D.O.G.S. program, in addition to participation in China, Canada, México, Puerto Rico and Barbados.

Who are they?

  • Fathers, grandfathers, step-fathers, uncles, and other father figures who volunteer to serve at least one day a year in a variety of school activities.

Why is WATCH D.O.G.S important?

  • Kids develop more fully socially, physically, emotionally, academically, and spiritually when they have a positive male role model actively engaged in their lives.
  • 25 million kids nationwide are affected by emotional fatherlessness.
  • There are two types of fatherlessness: physical and emotional
  • Emotional fatherlessness is more damaging to a child than a total absence.
  • Its endorsed by the President's Advisory Council.

Program Objectives

  • Provide positive male role models for the students
  • Enhance school security

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To volunteer for WATCH D.O.G.S. click on the link below