Dads make
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Upstate Fatherhood Coalition offers education and services uniquely tailored for fathers trying to rebuild their lives and their families.

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In addition to supporting fathers and families, we are a resource to businesses seeking ready to work employees and community organizations who want to learn more about father absence and father engagement.

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Meet Willie Sheppard

Willie Sheppard first came to Upstate Fatherhood Coalition feeling helpless and lost. Under-employed, falling behind on child support payments and working through a strained relationship with the mother of his children, Sheppard felt he could not be the father his kids deserved

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Abbeville, Anderson, Cherokee, Greenwood, Greenville, Laurens, Oconee, Pickens, Spartanburg

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