KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Dec. 02, 2014) – WATCH D.O.G.S. (Dads of Great Students), the National Center for Fathering’s (NCF) largest program, made a donation of $1,215 to Fisher House Foundation in honor of Military Family Appreciation Month.
Throughout the month of November, WATCH D.O.G.S. promoted sales of the Military Stencil WATCH D.O.G.S. tee, promising 20% of total sales to go towards Fisher House Foundation in honor of Military Family Appreciation Month. At the close of the month, a total of 460 shirts were purchased by 106 individuals and 61 schools in 28 states across America.
“We are thrilled that during the month of November, WATCH D.O.G.S. volunteers from California to Florida responded to our invitation to help us make a donation to Fisher House in honor of Military Family Appreciation month. We can’t thank our volunteers enough for joining us in recognizing a wonderful organization that does so much to support the families of the brave men and women of our military.”, said Eric Snow, WATCH D.O.G.S. Executive Director.
For more information about Fisher House, visit www.fisherhouse.org.
About WATCH D.0.G.S.
WATCH D.O.G.S. (Dads of Great Students) is a one-of-a-kind, school-based father involvement program of the National Center for Fathering (www.fathers.com) that works to support education and safety. Currently, the program is in more than 4,049 schools in 46 states as well as participation in China, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Barbados. WatchDOGS are fathers, grand fathers and other father figures who volunteer to serve at least one day a year in a variety of school activities as assigned by the school principal or other administrator. Visit www.fathers.com/watchdogs for more information on the program and to find a participating school near you.
The National Center for Fathering (www.fathers.com) is a national nonprofit organization that offers innovative tools and resources that inspire and equip fathers to be more involved with their children in order to give each child a better future and to create a positive fathering legacy. NCF distinguishes itself by being the only organization that offers a simple framework for fathering including unique male-engagement programming, training, curricula and a resource-rich website.
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