Fathers set the trajectory for their children’s lives. Children need their fathers. America needs men who commit to Fatherhood.

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Launch Challenge

Launch: Download the "6 Reasons" and use it to build a paper airplane with a child you are teaching the value of fatherhood.
Share your epic launch video or photograph on Facebook using the hashtag #FathersForever
Tag your friends and family to invite them to participate. Tag the Ruth Institute so we can see it!

Win: the Facebook posts with the most likes wins our prize pack:

  • Dr. J's book Love and Economics
  • a great memory
  • your video will be shared on the Ruth Institute Youtube Channel!

Resources for Fathers and the Family

6 Reasons America Needs Men Who Commit To Fatherhood
Download this powerful article full of proven research outlining the critical role fathers play in their children's lives and future success.


Relevant Interviews from The Dr J Show