Fathers and Families Center is celebrating father involvement by honoring responsible and nurturing dads at its 11th annual Faces of Fatherhood Luncheon presented by Citizens Energy Group. 

This year’s luncheon is set for Friday, June 19, at the Conrad Indianapolis, located at 50 West Washington Street, and will recognize Indianapolis fathers who demonstrate dedication and commitment to their children. Selected fathers will be presented the Heart of a Father Award, presented by Managed Health Services (MHS), at the luncheon.

“When a father is active in the lives of his children, those children have a better chance for positive emotional, social and educational advancement,” said Wallace McLaughlin, president and chief executive officer, Fathers and Families Center. “The Faces of Fatherhood Luncheon recognizes fathers throughout the city who are giving their children those opportunities for positive growth.

Registration for the Faces of Fatherhood Luncheon presented by Citizens Energy Group begins at 11:15 a.m., and lunch will be served at noon. Individual tickets are available for $50 each and to sponsor a table for ten people costs $750, which includes name recognition. Proceeds will benefit the Fathers and Families Center. To purchase tickets or to be a sponsor, please call 317.921.5936. Please RSVP by June 12, 2015.

About Fathers and Families Center

Fathers and Families Center is a 501(c)(3) agency that works to enhance the capacity of young fathers to become responsible and involved parents, wage earners, and providers of child support. Major activities are centered on educational and employment advancement, parenting and basic life skills training, and support services assistance.

 

CONTACT: Todd Harper
Phone: 317.880.4785
Pager: 317.310.5972 
Email: todd.harper@eskenazihealth.edu