June 18, 2018

South Carolina fatherhood programs in the spotlight on Father’s Day

The South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families has a mission to reduce child poverty through father engagement. It is the hub of a unique statewide network of program centers and satellite offices serving fathers and families in every county of the state. Several of its fatherhood programs received media coverage around Father’s Day and Tom Keith, president and CEO of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, wrote a guest column for The State about the importance of fathers. [More]
May 25, 2018

South Carolina fatherhood program strengthening relationships between fathers and children

A Father’s Place, which is a program of the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families, is working with a shelter in Myrtle Beach to help men served by the shelter reconnect with their children. WBTW News13 spotlighted the partnership with New Directions and the work A Father’s Place is doing in Myrtle Beach. [More]
May 4, 2018

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families highlights successes and outcomes in new 2017 impact report

Last year, 7,525 children were positively impacted by the fatherhood programs of the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families. The center has released its 2017 Impact Report, which highlights continued expansion of services and advancement of the center’s mission to provide the means for fathers to become great dads. [More]
March 28, 2018

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families premiers “Facing Early Fatherhood” documentary across South Carolina

The South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families produced the documentary, “Facing Early Fatherhood,” which has been shown at multiple locations across South Carolina. The documentary most recently premiered in Spartanburg in conjunction with the Upstate Fatherhood Coalition, which is a program of the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families. [More]
March 15, 2018

Father Focus: South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families helps a dad get a job and raise his children

Zachary Walker was court ordered to participate in the Midlands Fatherhood Coalition (MFC) program. He had custody of his oldest two daughters, but the mother of his son and younger daughter denied him visitation because he wasn’t paying child support. With help from the program, he obtained a job, was able to buy a house and receive increased visitation. [More]
February 15, 2018

Mark Cotleur Joins Sisters of Charity Health System as Senior Vice President of Fund Development

Mark Cotleur has joined the Sisters of Charity Health System as senior vice president for fund development. In this role, he is responsible for overseeing fundraising on behalf of St. Vincent Charity Medical Center in Cleveland, Mercy Medical Center in Canton, Regina Health Center in Richfield, Light of Hearts Villa in Bedford, and six outreach ministries in Ohio and South Carolina. [More]
January 25, 2018

Father Focus: South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families helps young dad improve parenting skills and get a job

Eddie Anderson and the mother of his three children were working together to raise their kids. He voluntarily enrolled in the fatherhood program at A Father’s Place, which is a program of the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families, to get help with securing employment, becoming a better parent and improving his relationship with his children’s mother. [More]
January 9, 2018

University of South Carolina basketball coach teams up with SC Center for Fathers and Families in Infiniti Coaches Challenge

University of South Carolina head men’s basketball coach Frank Martin has teamed up with the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families in the Infiniti Coaches Charity Challenge, which is currently underway. The coach with the most votes after four rounds wins $100,000 for their charity. [More]
December 22, 2017

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families enables another fatherhood success story

David King didn’t know anyone when he moved to Georgetown, South Carolina. All he knew was that he wanted to be in daughter’s life even though things didn’t work out between him and his estranged wife. It was the support from A Father's Place, which is a program of the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families, that helped him build a network and provided the resources he needed to be there for his daughter. [More]
December 15, 2017

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families awarded grant for Access to Healthcare initiative

The South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families has been awarded a $26,535 grant from the Raskob Foundation for Catholic Activities. The funds will be used for continuation of the Access to Healthcare initiative in Marion County and expansion of services to Florence County. Access to Healthcare provides healthcare and health education to low-income, non-custodial fathers. [More]

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