Fathers, Families and Healthy Communities: The Chicago Rundown https://ffhc.org/ Helping fathers become better dads Thu, 29 Sep 2022 11:33:02 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=6.0.1 A podcast where Dr Kirk E. Harris breaks down the challenges fathers in urban Chicago face and how to meet and overcome them. Co-hosted by Othniel Tucker, the podcast is aimed towards educating the general public on what can be done to create better communities through breaking the cycle by focusing on our Fathers, and their impact on their children and the greater society. Othniel Tucker clean Othniel Tucker ffhcchicago@gmail.com ffhcchicago@gmail.com (Othniel Tucker) all rights reserved Fathers Families and Healthy Communities © Fathers, Families and Healthy Communities: Chicago Rundown Fathers, Families and Healthy Communities: The Chicago Rundown http://ffhc.org/wp-content/uploads/powerpress/ffhcitunes.jpg https://ffhc.org/latest-news/ Chicago, IL Chicago, IL Monthly Philanthropic Leadership related to Father Engagement and Involvement 06 https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-6/ Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:36:14 +0000 https://ffhc.org/?p=4876 https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-6/#comments https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-6/feed/ 9 <p>Father engagement and involvement are critically important. However, too often without strategic leadership and support related to infusing father involvement and engagement in the process of serving families, fatherhood remains […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-6/">Philanthropic Leadership related to Father Engagement and Involvement 06</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://ffhc.org">Fathers, Families and Healthy Communities</a>.</p> Father engagement and involvement are critically important. However, too often without strategic leadership and support related to infusing father involvement and engagement in the process of serving families, fatherhood remains […] This Podcast explores with Iris Krieg, Executive Director of the Pritzker Early Childhood Foundation, why father engagement and involvement matters. We discuss Iris’ evolution and leadership as a funder in the area of early childhood and family strengthening. We also discuss how the work of father involvement and engagement is essential to positive child outcomes and family strengthening.
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The History of the Sociological Study of the Black Family and Black Fathers 05 https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-5/ Tue, 15 May 2018 18:47:21 +0000 https://ffhc.org/?p=4836 https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-5/#comments https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-5/feed/ 6 <p>In today’s podcast, we have an interview with Dr. Waldo Johnson from the University of Chicago, who was interviewed by our very own Dr. Kirk E Harris. What we wanted […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-5/">The History of the Sociological Study of the Black Family and Black Fathers 05</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://ffhc.org">Fathers, Families and Healthy Communities</a>.</p> In today’s podcast, we have an interview with Dr. Waldo Johnson from the University of Chicago, who was interviewed by our very own Dr. Kirk E Harris. What we wanted […] ]]> Othniel Tucker clean 59:05 Black Family Engagement, Resiliency, Strengthening and Racial Equity 04 https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-4/ Mon, 26 Mar 2018 19:46:45 +0000 https://ffhc.org/?p=4798 https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-4/#comments https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-4/feed/ 7 <p>In this Episode, we are joined by Dr. Tiffany McDowell and Heather Parish to discuss the issues with family engagement and family strengthening. The topics discussed are: The resiliency of […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-4/">Black Family Engagement, Resiliency, Strengthening and Racial Equity 04</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://ffhc.org">Fathers, Families and Healthy Communities</a>.</p> In this Episode, we are joined by Dr. Tiffany McDowell and Heather Parish to discuss the issues with family engagement and family strengthening. The topics discussed are: The resiliency of […]
* The resiliency of the Black Family
* The impact of historical and institutionalized racism
* Trauma related to our history in this country as an African American
* Our Value structure as a Black Family
* and more…

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To learn more about Dr. Tiffany Mcdowell please visit her website here, and her work with the Chicago Equity Network here
To learn more about Heather Parish and her work with the Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation work please visit here
 
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An Innovation in Fatherhood Practice and Policy, and Organizational Change: The Power of Fathers Initiative 03 https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-3/ Thu, 07 Dec 2017 16:47:52 +0000 https://ffhc.org/?p=4738 https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-3/#comments https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-3/feed/ 130 <p>In this Episode, Ed Davies, the directer of Power of Fathers joins us to discuss the work he is conducting in our communities. Hosted by Dr. Kirk E Harris, this […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-3/">An Innovation in Fatherhood Practice and Policy, and Organizational Change: The Power of Fathers Initiative 03</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://ffhc.org">Fathers, Families and Healthy Communities</a>.</p> In this Episode, Ed Davies, the directer of Power of Fathers joins us to discuss the work he is conducting in our communities. Hosted by Dr. Kirk E Harris, this […] ]]> Othniel Tucker clean 35:59 Listening to A Father’s Voice: FFHC Member Shares His Experience as a Father and as a FFHC Member 02 https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-2/ Mon, 02 Oct 2017 15:57:51 +0000 https://ffhc.org/?p=4723 https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-2/#comments https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-2/feed/ 1 <p>In this episode brother Ronald Clay breaks down the challenges he has faced as a returning citizen father, and how FFHC has helped encourage and assist in his walk as […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-2/">Listening to A Father’s Voice: FFHC Member Shares His Experience as a Father and as a FFHC Member 02</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://ffhc.org">Fathers, Families and Healthy Communities</a>.</p> In this episode brother Ronald Clay breaks down the challenges he has faced as a returning citizen father, and how FFHC has helped encourage and assist in his walk as […] Host: Dr. Kirk E. Harris, CEO, Fathers, Families and Healthy Communities
Guest: Mr. Roland Clay, Father and FFHC Member
Mr. Reginald Hicks, FFHC Navigator
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The Inaugural Podcast: The Beginnings of Fathers, Families and Healthy Communities 01 https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-1/ Wed, 15 Mar 2017 20:15:45 +0000 http://ffhc.org/?p=4045 https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-1/#comments https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-1/feed/ 38 <p>In this introductory podcast, Dr. Kirk Harris interviews Dr. Michael Bennett and Sequane Lawrence. They discuss the vision and purpose of Fathers Families & Healthy Communities. Topics include: History of […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://ffhc.org/podcast/ffhc-the-chicago-rundown-episode-1/">The Inaugural Podcast: The Beginnings of Fathers, Families and Healthy Communities 01</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://ffhc.org">Fathers, Families and Healthy Communities</a>.</p> In this introductory podcast, Dr. Kirk Harris interviews Dr. Michael Bennett and Sequane Lawrence. They discuss the vision and purpose of Fathers Families & Healthy Communities. Topics include: History of […]
* History of Fathers, Families and Healthy Communities at DePaul
* History of FFHC Demonstration
* Importance of father engagement
* How FFHC advances the work of fatherhood and father engagement

 
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