What Bristles My Beard: Racism

I am thankful that my father is a racist. I took my son to his first London Knights game at 6 years old. It was an exciting time for him as he had never seen a live hockey game up to that point. At the time, I had not yet been awarded custody of him, […]

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DCL Golf Tournament 2017

What started as an idea to get 20 or so dads together for a fun day of golf, somehow morphed into 106 glorious golfers coming together in the single biggest day in Dad Club history.  We knew when we took on the challenge of raising $24,500 for AEDs this past summer, that we would need a big […]

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Dad Club London helps public school board purchase defibrillators

By Janis Wallace, The Londonder, Postmedia News October 4, 2017 “After successfully fundraising $50,000, a group of fathers from Dad Club London are helping the Thames Valley District School Board (TVDSB) purchase Automated Electronic Defibrillators (AEDs) for local secondary and elementary schools.” Read the FULL STORY> Share

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Steve Stax from Classic Rock Free 98.1 FM Interviews Jeremy McCall about AED campaign

Classic Rock Free 98.1 FM interviews Jeremy McCall about AED campaign Listen to full interview> Share

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Travis Talks With Frank Emanuele About Dad Club London AED Fundraiser

Travis Pelletier from FM 96 London interviews Frank Emanuele about the AED campaign. Listen to interview here > Share

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Dads raise $50,000 to put defibrillators in all London high schools

By Gary Ennett, CBC NEWS Sept. 26, 2017 “Thanks to Dad Club London, every high school in the city will soon have a live-saving defibrillator. The service club presented a cheque for $50,000 to the Thames Valley District School board Tuesday, the result of a summer-long fundraising effort.” Read the FULL ARTICLE> Share

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Dad Club London raises over $53,000 for AEDs for the TVDSB

CTV Video Sept. 26, 2017 View the video here> Share

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TVDSB thanks AED donors

By Thames Valley District School Board Sept. 26, 2017 “Chair of the Board, Matt Reid, and Director of Education, Laura Elliott, recently thanked three individuals representing a variety of donors across Thames Valley District School Board whose efforts have funded the installation of life-saving automated external defibrillator (AED) in schools across the district.” Read full article> […]

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How to Talk to a Grade Schooler About Teachers They Hate

Talking about kid-teacher conflicts means walking a fine line of empathy and support. Originally published on Fatherly.com (September 18, 2017). Written by Patrick Coleman Parents might expect their elementary school-aged kid to run into a certain amount of relationship problems during the weekdays. After all, they’re spending eight hours every day with dozens of other […]

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Talking to your kids about racism

How do you talk to your children about racism? Has the recent events in America prompted a conversation with your children? I hope it has, because this is your opportunity as a father to do the right thing and teach your children that hatred and prejudice are wrong and have no place. Children are not […]

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