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Father’s role is critical in stemming infant mortality
A Special Series By Milwaukee Lifecourse Initiative for Healthy Families
A statement made by the President of the National Fatherhood Initiative rings all too true, not just in Milwaukee, but throughout our nation. He said, “Every child has a hole in his soul in the shape of their father.”
While no one debates that there are great fathers who not only step up to the plate to be more than sperm donors, but role models, nurturers, protectors and care givers, the unfortunate reality is …
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The bi-monthly series titled “Young, Gifted and Black” will begin this February. Profiles of academically excelled, talented, gifted, and extraordinary skilled African American youth will be featured the second and the fourth week per month starting this February.
The age and categorical range will be elementary, secondary and college. Although local talent will be highlighted, regional, national and even global Black youth will be included.
“We need to do more to support, cultivate, and advance the talents, skills, and achievements of our young people,” says Taki S. Raton, series originator and writer.