• Second Annual Million Father March

    @ Lovonya DeJean Middle School

    One Million Fathers Asked to Lead the Nation Back to School

    700 Cities Could Participate in the Largest, Organized Back-to-School Effort in U.S. History

    When: Monday, August 21, 2017

    What: Million Father March

    Time: 8:00-8:30 am. School begins at 8:30. Program begins approximately 8:45 am

    Who: All family members, especially male members, of students of Lovonya DeJean Middle School to escort their children to school the first day of school. Lovonya DeJean Middle School encourages fathers and men to take their children or a child to school on Monday, August 21, 2017. Participants in the event include fathers, grandfathers, foster fathers, stepfathers, uncles, cousins, big brothers, significant male caregivers, and friends of the family. Businesses are asked to give fathers and men two hours off if they work that day (with pay) to take their children to school. Participating men will also be encouraged to volunteer at school throughout the year.