Neighborhood barbershops are a trusted space to discuss personal and public issues, ranging from family to politics, health, money, and other life issues. Fatherhood Buzz is an effort to increase awareness around responsible fatherhood and parenting issues, and increase families access to support through local barbershops throughout the country.
Building strong partnerships and strong families takes more than a weekend. Find tips and resources here on how to stay connected, whether you're a father or a community partner.
Check out information on past efforts, including tips on health, parenting, employment, and volunteering.
The NRFC provides, facilitates, and disseminates current research, and proven and innovative strategies that will encourage and strengthen fathers and families. The resources For Programs support program development and the needs of fathers and families.
What's New in Fatherhood Buzz
Success in School - #DynamicDads Buzz for Books: September 26, 2015
Success in School - #DynamicDads Buzz for Books allows community agencies to partner with barbershops to collect and distribute books to the fathers and children that participate in the buzz effort. Studies show that fathers the play and active role in the education of their children help the child have better educational outcomes. It is clear that reading is a key component, in helping a child do their very best in school. Learn more about this and other Fatherhood Buzz efforts by emailing James Worthy, Fatherhood Buzz Coordinator.