Category: 100 Black Dads

March 10, 2021

Black History Month 2021 Wrap-Up

It started with a simple, straight-forward goal: I decided I was going to watch more Black-centric movies for Black History Month this year. I’ve...

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November 3, 2020

100 Black Dads: The Gallery Show!

I’m super excited to announce that the 100 Black Dads project has its first gallery show! The show will run October 24 – January...

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October 23, 2019

Lee (#53)

“Raising my children in today’s society won’t be drastically different from when I was coming up. I always tell them the truth about this...

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October 23, 2019

Kirk (#52)

“Being a black dad in today’s society means facing the challenges that all fathers face while also battling against the issues specific to black...

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October 23, 2019

Bilal (#51)

“Being a black dad means having the awesome opportunity to influence how my daughter perceives black dads and black men generally. My hope is...

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Black father and son staring contest
October 23, 2019

Hiruy (#50)

“I am fighting against history, statistics, stereotypes and media portrayals, and I must raise my son to live in an unequal and unfair society;...

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father holds newborn baby in arms West Philadelphia Lucy Baber Top Family Photographer
May 7, 2019

Don (#49)

"I am optimistic about the future."

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dad holds toddler child in bathroom while brushing teeth Philly family photographer Lucy Baber
May 7, 2019

Parnell (#48)

"I know all too well what NOT having a father, particularly in the black community, will do to boys."

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Black dad holds toddler daughters hand while using sink in bathroom West Philadelphia Lucy Baber Photography
May 7, 2019

Terrell (#47)

"Unfortunately, being an active Black dad today is a revolutionary act."

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Black dad sits on floor adjusting sons hat with daughter in background top philly family photographer Lucy Baber
May 7, 2019

Wesley (#46)

"I will do everything in my power to make sure my children are loved, cared for, and educated."

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