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Dads Take Your Child to School Day Program Resources

Dads Take Your Child to School Day is observed annually in September in Florida’s schools. The Dads Take Your Child to School Day initiative serves to highlight and support fatherhood engagement in education by helping schools foster this important connection with fathers and father figures. Research indicates engaging dads, brothers, uncles, significant male role models, and male mentors, increases student success in numerous ways. The Dads Take Your Child to School Day resources provided below assist schools not only in planning for this one day, but for building capacity in fatherhood engagement throughout the year.

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Florida PTA Health & Wellness Fair 2019

Resources from the Florida PTA Leadership Convention Health & Wellness Fair

Company First name Last name Email address
2-1-1 Tampa Bay Cares, Inc. Geri Costello [email protected]
6th Circuit Guardian ad Litem (Pinellas & Pasco) Karen Malo [email protected]
Action For Healthy Kids Melodie Griffin [email protected]
Alert Today Alive Tomorrow (coalition pedestrin&bike saftey) Kristin Larsson [email protected]
Alert Today Alive Tomorrow (coalition pedestrin&bike saftey) Trenda McPherson [email protected]
All Children's Hospital Safe Routes to School Farrah Fishman [email protected]
All Pro Dads Keith Vickery [email protected]
Alliance for a Healthier Generation Stephen McCloskey [email protected]
American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Heather Youmans [email protected]
American Dairy Association Mideast     [email protected]
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Tara Sullivan [email protected]
American Foundation for Sucide Prevention Mary Jean Coleman [email protected]
American Heart Association Casey McElhiney [email protected]
American Heart Association Lisa  Primiani [email protected]
American Legion-District 16 Lisa Hoyland [email protected]
American Red Cross Claudia Maynard [email protected]
Asphalt Contractors Assoc. of Florida Jim  Warren [email protected]
Autism Speaks (Tampa) Katy Moreno [email protected]
BeSmart-Gun Safety Amanda Thanlji-Raitano [email protected]
Big Brother's Big Sisters of Tampa Bay Jack Shepherd [email protected]
Bikers Against Child Abuse Captain BACA Bay Bridge [email protected]
Boys and Girls Club of Tampa Bay Ricky Gallon [email protected]
ChildNet Wendy Smith [email protected]
Children's Forum Alexandra Goldberg [email protected]
Children's Law Center, Bay Area Legal Services Ms. Crews   [email protected]
College Student Development Center, Inc. Rozalia Williams [email protected]
Community Tampa Bay Korin Randazzo [email protected]
Dairy Council of Florida Lori Nelson [email protected]
Department of Education Rani Ghany [email protected]
Department of Veterans Affairs Patricia Cardenas [email protected]
DJJ Civil Citation Coordinator Theda Roberts [email protected]
DJJ Community Engagement and Outreach Patrick Fargason [email protected]
DJJ Probation & Community Intervention Judy Toysden [email protected]
Early Learning Coalition Brittany Burke [email protected]
EPA Office of Children's Health Protection Kara Belle [email protected]
Equality Florida De Palazzo [email protected]
Equality Florida Todd Richardson [email protected]
Equity Florida Action     [email protected]
Families First Tayren Dobson [email protected]
Family First-All Pro Dads/iMom Mark Baker [email protected]
Family Health Care Candace Harris [email protected]
Family Resources, Inc. Amy Manning [email protected]
Family Network on Disabilities (FND) Misti Pollaro [email protected]
Family Network on Disabilities (FND) Alicia Walford [email protected]
FDLRS Marty Massimo [email protected]
FDOE Michelle Gaines [email protected]
FDOE BEESS Resource & Information Center Rethia Hudson [email protected]
FDOE Office of Healthy Schools Rikita Patel [email protected]
Florida Assoc. for the Education of Young Children Chris  Duggan [email protected]
FL Dept. of Hwy. Safety - Drive with CARE Program Julianne Chester [email protected]
Florida Association of School Nurses Janet Jones [email protected]
Florida Association of School Nurses (FASN)     [email protected]
Florida Association of School Social Workers Kim Fredrick [email protected]
Florida Coalition for the Homeless Eugene   [email protected]
Florida Department of Education Ksena Zipperer [email protected]
Florida Department Emergency Management Beverly Byerts [email protected]
Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Ser Tiffany Vause [email protected]
Florida Department of Financial Sevices Dorian  Burrola [email protected]
FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH Catherine Howard [email protected]
Florida Department of Health-Tobacco Mgmt Sunny Davis sonja.d[email protected]
Florida Department of Juvenile Justice Christina Daly [email protected]
Florida Department of Transportation Sarita Taylor [email protected]
FLORIDA DEPT. OF HEALTH Sharyn Tucker [email protected]
Florida Education Association -2     [email protected]
Florida Foster/Adoptive Parent Association Trudy Petkovich [email protected]
Florida Green Schools Network Romina Sola [email protected]
Florida Guardian ad Litem  Diane Schmelz [email protected]
Florida Guardian ad Litem Program Yvonne Marrone [email protected]
Florida Healthy Kids Corporation Amber Floyd [email protected]
Florida Healthy Kids Corporation Jena Grignon [email protected]
Florida Katie Williams [email protected]
Florida Inclusion Netwrok (FIN) Charlotte Luzietti [email protected]
Florida Institute of Technology Liana Kangas [email protected]
Florida Juvenile Justice Foundation Caroline Ray [email protected]
Florida Kid Care Jena Grignon   [email protected]
Florida Masonic Child ID Program Jim Wittstruck [email protected]
Florida Sheriff's Youth Ranch Maria Knapp [email protected]
Florida State Foster/Adoptive Parent Assocation Trudy Petkovich [email protected]
Foundation for a Drug-Free World Roxanne Sierro [email protected]
GLSEN Lora Jane Riedas [email protected]
Healthy Families Florida (partner with Ounce of Prevention) Jennifer Ohlsen [email protected]
Habitat for Humanity David Gerald [email protected]
Healthy Schools LLC Alyson Watson [email protected]
Healthy Start of Hillsborough Jessica Reynolds [email protected]
HEAT Christine Cantrell [email protected]
HUMANA Mary Beth Crouch [email protected]
Informed Families Christine Stilwell [email protected]
Informed Families/The Florida Family Partnership Valmarie Rhoden [email protected]
Juvenile Diabetes Foundation Carole Brennan [email protected]
kidspack Children's Charity Patty Strickland [email protected]     [email protected]
Kindle for at Risk Youth Bradford Peterson [email protected]
Kinship-Children's Home Network Chris Mathews [email protected]
League of Women Voters Karen Karinja [email protected]
MORE HEALTH, Inc. Suzanne  Gabler [email protected]
Mothers Against Drunk Driving Sharon Hall [email protected]
Muscular Dystrophy Assoc Heather Reuscher [email protected]
NAMI (National Alliance for Mental Health) Sarah Miller [email protected]
National Fatherhood Initiative Eric Vecere [email protected]
One church, One God Shemeka Jones [email protected]
OneBlood, Inc. Danielle Auger [email protected]
Operation PAR Daphne Lampley [email protected]
Paving the Way Jan Edwards [email protected]
PFLAG     [email protected]
Philip A Bryant Melanoma Foundation Veronica Bryant [email protected]
Poison Help Line Nikesha Yarbrough [email protected]
radKIDS Child Safety & Empowerment Lauren Douglass [email protected]
Ready for Life, Beyond foster care Michelle Walag [email protected]
Safe Routes to Schools / All Children's Hospital Jana Mulholland [email protected]
Sandy Hook Promise Blair Freedman [email protected]
SEDNET Melissa Andrews [email protected]
State of Florida Department of Education Penny Taylor [email protected]
State of Florida Guardian ad Litem Larnelle Scott [email protected]
Step Up For Students Ms. Gonzalez   [email protected]
Straight From The Heart of Florida, Inc. Tracey Dannemiller [email protected]
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Stephanie McCladdie [email protected]
Success for kids and Families Melissa Vidal   [email protected]
Suicide Prevention Life Line
Suncoast Epilespy Assocation Lore Pierzchala [email protected]
Suncoast Safety Council Shannon Leslie [email protected]
Supervisor of Elections Jason Latimer [email protected]
SWAT (Students Working Against Tobacco) Steven Sergent [email protected]
The Achievables Theresa Petrucelli [email protected]
The Children's Movement of Florida Christine Florez [email protected]
The Family Café Lori Fahey [email protected]
The IEP Advocate Cheryl Moscal [email protected]
The Ounce of Prevention Fund of Florida Nydia Ntouda [email protected]
Together We Rise Geraldine Burrola [email protected]
UF IFAS Extension - Family Nutrition Program Kim Griffin [email protected]
UF/FDOT--Crossing Guard  Dana Crosby [email protected]
UNITED HEALTH CARE/STUDENT RESOURCES Jose Duchesne [email protected]
UNITED HEALTH CARE/STUDENT RESOURCES George Smetzer [email protected]
UnitedHealthcare Community Plan Diane Owens [email protected]
US Army Donald Jackson [email protected]

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