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If you would like more information about Fathers’ Support Center don’t hesitate to contact us or call Dominic Genetti, Communications Specialist at (314) 333-4170 Ext. 119

In The News

February 23, 2016
KSDK Covers 118th Graduation

December 29, 2016
CEO Halbert Sullivan Writes Op-Ed for St. Louis Post-Dispatch

December 15, 2016
St. Louis Review: Fathers’ Support Center Comes Full Circle with added Mothers’ Project
St. Louis Review: Editorial: Parents Roles are Essential

December 8,2016
St. Louis American: Fathers’ Support Center Expands its Services to Include Mothers

November 25, 2016
KSDK-TV Newschannel 5: Mothers’ Project Teaches Communication Skills

October 17, 2016
KMOV-TV Channel 4: St. Louis Nonprofit Aims to Build Better Fathers

September 22, 2016
St. Louis Magazine: FSC Continues to Grow

August 29, 2016
St. Louis Business Journal: Philanthropy Blog — Pull For Fathers

August 22, 2016
Town & Style Magazine: Pull For Fathers Gallery
Ladue News: Pull For Fathers Gallery
KTRS: Pull For Fathers Interview

August 17, 2016
KMOX: FSC Expands to Ferguson-Dellwood Community Resource Center

July 24, 2016

KSDK-TV News Channel 5
Mike Bush’s “Making A Difference”

June 23, 2016

KMOX-1120 AM
KMOX Profiles: Halbert Sullivan

June 22, 2016

Town & Style 
The Insider (Father of the Year coverage)

June 17, 2016

The McGraw Milhaven Show (Guests Halbert Sullivan and Carl Williams)

KMOX-1120 AM
Coverage of Annual Dinner and Father of the Year (NO LINK AVAILABLE)

June 2, 2016

St. Louis American
Carl Williams Voted Father of the Year

May 23, 2016

Fathers’ Support Center Tackling the Problem of Uninvolved Dads

May 12, 2016

Missouri Catholic Conference Messenger
Fostering Fatherhood: Fathers’ Support Center in St. Louis Promotes Responsible Parenting

March 16, 2016

FSC Director of Legal Services Lisl Williams was a guest on the Blog Talk Radio program, “Black Love & Relationships.”

March 5, 2016

Each time KMOV”s forecast high temperature was within four degrees of the actual high, KMOV donated $50 to Fathers’ Support Center. As a result of their 75 percent accuracy rate for February, FSC received $850 and Cardinal’s Care matched this amount for a total of $1,700 raised! 

February 16, 2016

FSC President and CEO part of roundtable discussion on opiods spotlighted on St. Louis Public Radio.

February 9, 2016

Announcement of Lisl King Williams appointment to the Mo. Supreme Court Subcommittee in the “The St. Louis American.”

February 1, 2016

Each time that KMOV”s forecast high temperature is within four degrees of the actual high, KMOV donated $50 to Fathers’ Support Center in February.

January 25, 2016

FSC’s Youth mentoring program featured on KPLR Channel 11.

January 16, 2016

FSC part of focus group on “Straight Talk with Roger Hunt.”

January 10, 2016

FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan takes part in the National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse’s Webinar.

December 1, 2015

FSC Alumnus Charles Rush-Bey was featured in an article in the Dec 5 “St. Louis Post Dispatch”

November 20, 2015

“St. Louis Business Journal” featured FSC’s announcement of the new Health and Human Services grant of $10,000,000 over 5 years

November 10, 2015

WGNU Radio featured two FSC fathers along with staff members Chester Deanes, Destini Goodwin and Reginald Slaughter.

October 18, 2015

FSC’s program’s importance reported on the “Washington Post”

August, 6 2015

Fathers’ Support Center featured in the “Ladue News”

July 1, 2015

FSC Featured in the video “We Believe”

June 21, 2015

FSC’s 2015 Father of the Year talks about how FSC helped him to be a better parent on Fox 2

June 21, 2015

FSC’s 2015 Father of the Year talks about how FSC helped him to be a better parent on Fox 2

June 18, 2015

FSC’s 2015 A Toast to Fathers dinner featured in Town & Style

June 14, 2015

FSC Participates in panel discussion with Big Brothers, Big Sisters on the Pulse of St. Louis on KPLR 11

June 12, 2015

FSC Announces Father of the Year on “McGraw Live”

May 20, 2015

Emerson donating $100,000 to support FSC’s new Ferguson location featured on KMOX

May 11, 2015

FSC reconnects 12,000 fathers with 30,000 children

April 29, 2015

Fox 2’s Bonita Cornute introduces FSC’s 2015 Father of the Year

April 18, 2015

Fathers’ Support Center breaking ground on new location featured on Fox 2

April 8, 2015

Voting for 2015 Father of the Year featured on Fox 2

March 18, 2015

FSC part of Parents as Teachers Forum featured in the “St. Louis American.”

February 10, 2015

ESPN Lead Commentator, D’Marco Farr, and 101 ESPN Radio’s James met with staff and sat in on a class and learned about how FSC is changing lives.

January 5, 2015

FSC staff met Kevin Costner for the opportunity to sit in on a special screening of his new film, “Black or White.”

December 15, 2014

Shoshana Guy, Producer of NBC News Special Reports with Brian Williams, visit FSC and learn about the deep causes of disparities for African-American men.

November 13, 2014

FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan, Staff and Graduates on PBS Channel 9’s “Stay Tuned.” Click here for the complete broadcast and here for the FSC’s segment.

November 5, 2014

Fathers’ Support Center’s Director of Legal Services Editorial: “In the land of second chances, we must ban the felony check box” run in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch

October 23, 2014

Fathers’ Support Center Spotlighted in Phusion: The Signature Healthcare Foundation Magazine as a recipient of funds raised by the Signature Healthcare Annual Golf Tournament

October 17, 2014

Fathers’ Support Center’s CEO Halbert Sullivan part of video done by the Myrtle Hilliard Davis Comprehensive Health Centers, Inc. as part of their 45th Anniversary Celebration

September 19, 2014

Fathers & Families Coalition of America highlights Fathers’ Support Center as a “Model for the Nation”

September 12, 2014

FSC Vice President of Community Outreach interviewed on KMOX

September 10, 2014

FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan Interviewed on KMOX by Carol Daniel

August 27, 2014

FSC Communications Specialist Todd Smith interviewed by MSNBC

August 14, 2014

FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan, FSC Graduate Stephen Thomas and Don Durham, City Wide Maintenance CEO and FSC Board Member Interviewed on Emmis’ Radio Program “Today’s Issues”

August 13, 2014

FSC’s “A Toast to Fathers” highlighted in “Snapped” in “Town & Country”

August 8, 2014

FSC’s “A Toast to Fathers” Story and Photo Collage in “Ladue News”

July 24, 2014

St. Louis American: Fathers’ Support Center Awarded Federal Grant

July 10, 2014

St. Louis American: Fathers’ Support Center raises $130,000

June 18, 2014

Ladue News: Photo Gallery of “A Toast to Fathers”

June 15, 2014

Fathers’ Support Center in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch article: African-American Fathers Defy Stereotypes

June 14, 2014

Fathers’ Support Center on KMOX on TIAM Weekend

June 13, 2014

United Way News: Q &A with a Fathers’ Support Center Volunteer Lonnie Williamson  


June 12, 2014

Town & Style: Photos of the 2014 “A Toast to Fathers”


June 11, 2014

FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan discussed why it’s important to be a part of their children’s lives on St. Louis Public Radio’s “St. Louis on the Air.”

June 6, 2014

Fathers’ Support Center’s “A Toast to Fathers” dinner spotlighted in the “St. Louis American.”


June 1, 2014

Click here to listen to the second episode of  the Today’s Issues interview with FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan, FSC Director of Legal Services Lisl Williams and Dr. Jeffrey M. Johnson.

May 18, 2014

Fathers’ Support Center’s CEO Halbert Sullivan, FSC Director of Legal Services Lisl Williams and Dr. Jeffrey M. Johnson, President and CEO of the National Partnership for Community Leadership and author of the Fatherhood Curriculum, were interviewed on Emmis Radio in part one of two episode interview on Today’s Issues. Click here to listen.

May 16, 2014

Fathers’ Support Center’s CEO Halbert Sullivan and 2014 Father of the Year Candidates were on Afternoons on 11. Click here for the video.

May 5, 2014

Fox 2 airs PSA’s on Voting for Father of the Year. Click here to see the video.

April 23, 2014

Father of the Year Voting announced on 97.1 FM, KHITS 96, 105.7 The Point and KSHE 95. Click here to listen.

April 18, 2014

FSC Staff were on the Saint Louis TV Program The Issues. Click here to see the video of the program.

April 3, 2014

FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan received the Distinguished Alumni Award from George Warren Brown School of Social Work at Washington University on March 26. The St. Louis American featured Sullivan receiving the award in their April 3 issue and he was in the People Section of the St. Louis Business Journal.

March 11, 2014

The Story FSC’s Father of the Year Carlos Whitehorn Highlighted by the United Way of Greater St. Louis

Feb. 26, 2014

St. Louis American: Fathers’ Support Center Graduates its 100th Class

Feb. 10, 2014

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Fathers’ Support Center Elects New Members to Board of Directors

Jan. 24, 2014

FSC Director of Employment Charles Barnes interview on KBEACH Mornings on the Beach 88.1 FM in Long Beach, California

Jan. 23, 2014

Ladue News — Dynamic People: FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan

Jan. 19, 2014

FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan was interviewed on Old School 95.5. Click here to hear the first part of the interview and here for the second part.

Jan. 13, 2014

FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan wrote a Letter to the Editor to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch following the Editorial: National study defies cultural stereotypes of black fathers. Click here to read it.

Dec. 24, 2013

FSC’s Child Support Symposium was covered by The St. Louis American. Clickhere to read the article.

Dec. 4, 2013

FSC was shown as a place to turn to for changing lives of families for the better in a KMOV Channel 4 hour-long special. Click here for the link to Part 4 that talks about FSC. Click here for the entire special.

November 28, 2013

FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan’s Guest Editorial: “In Thanksgiving for Fathers” in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

November 6, 2013

FSC Staff answered 100 phone calls at Fox 2 KTVI studios during the airing of “St. Louis Gun Culture“. Callers received information on ways to help fight domestic violence, gun violence and how FSC helps to get fathers back with their families.

November 5, 2013

FSC Director of Legal Services Lisl Williams and FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan were part of the discussion on St. Louis Public Radio 90.7’s “St. Louis on the Air.”

October 22, 2013

FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan was featured in the October issue of Fontbonne University’s “tableaux” magazine. Click here to read the article. Click here to read the complete issue he is featured in.

September 20, 2013

Sister Carol Schumer featured in the worldwide publication of “Vocations and Prayer”

Aug 16, 2013

Ladue News Publishes Photo Gallery of  “A Toast to Fathers

July 25, 2013

The St. Louis American Reports on FSC’s “Training to Work-Adult Reentry” grant

July 23, 2013

KSDK News Reporter Heidi Glaus reports on how FSC helps dads become responsible parents

July 16, 2013

News Media Came Out for Press Conference Announcing a $1.4 Million Grant for FSC : Coverage can be found in the following news outlet links — St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Riverfront Times, 90.7 KWMUKTRS, KMOV, FOX 2 and posted to the national Fathers and Families Coalition of America website.

June 30, 2013

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Sister Carol Schumer acts as an unlikely mentor to fathers. This story also went out through the Associated Press and appeared in theJefferson City News Tribune, Columbia Missourian, and newspapers across the U.S.

June 20, 2013

FSC’s ‘A Toast to Fathers’ featured in the St. Louis American

June 17, 2013

FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan and 2013 Father of the Year interviewed on KTRS

June 15, 2013

FSC Vice President of Community Outreach talks about fatherhood on Fox 2

June 13, 2013

FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan appears on Fox 2 and re-aired on Channel 11

June 6, 2013

Fathers’ Support Center is the Charity Spotlight in the Ladue News

June 2, 2013

Sister Carol Schumer’s work at FSC featured globally in the Daughters of Charity Newsletter

May 12, 2013

FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan interviewed on KMOX on Mother’s Day on how FSC helps fathers develop positive family relationships

April 19, 2013

FSC CEO Halbert Sullivan’s life’s story was featured in the St. Louis Business Journal’s St. Louis Character section

March 22, 2013

Sister Carol Schumer’s story about her 15 years of teaching parenting skills at FSC featured in the St. Louis Review’s Papal Edition

March 15, 2013

Fathers’ Support Center featured in the National Federal Office of Child Support Enforcement Newsletter

March 7, 2013

Halbert Sullivan receiving his President’s Volunteer Service Award is featured in the St. Charles County Suburban Journal

February 22, 2013

Fox 2 feature on Fathers’ Support Center and how it creates positive outcomes for children and families

January 24, 2013

ARCHS’ January Newsletter highlights FSC’s Youth Department.

January 18, 2013

Todd Smith’s Fox 2 Interview on supporting the mission of Fathers’ Support Center.

November 4, 2012

Ryan Munro Elected to Board of Directors at Fathers’ Support Center written about in the St. Louis Divorce Lawyers Blog

October 3, 2012

Fathers’ Support Center voted “Best Worthy Cause” in St. Louis Riverfront Times.

June 28, 2012

Fathers’ Support Center featured in the National Association of Black Journalists award winning St. Louis Riverfront Times article

June 18, 2012

2012 Annual Dinner Doubles the Amount Raised in 2011 (two hands drawings)

June 18, 2012

Father of the Year announced at the 2012 Annual Dinner.


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