ABOUT THE FATHERSHIP FOUNDATION
The mission of The Fathership Foundation is to provide community education and workforce development programs to increase the amount of formally educated/trained, work-ready adults. The organization seeks to create and implement culturally competent interventions and programs that strengthen men, families and communities by supporting male parenting, formal education/training, and community stewardship.
The Fathership Foundation is a nonprofit organization operating in Philadelphia Pennsylvania and Wilmington, Delaware. The organization envisions a world where individuals of urban communities receive the support and resources they need to become formally educated, obtain greater employability and command livable wages.
OUR CORE VALUES
At the Fathership Foundation we embrace a set of core values to guide our work.
Leadership: We take steps to achieve our vision of disrupting generational poverty in urban communities and inspire others to join us.
Effectiveness: We work to achieve true impact by using culturally competent and efficient processes to meet our objectives and desired program outcomes.
Integrity: We make decisions grounded in honesty that are in line with our values and mission as we act with honor and open bravery.
Innovation: We believe in the power of using creative ideas when developing community education and workforce development programs to transform the lives of the people we serve.