SOLUM Community Transformation Initiative

Home » Community Transformation » Center 4 Fathers/Leaders » Impact Fathers…Impact Homes….

Impact Fathers…Impact Homes….

Select Blogs To Read By Area Of Interest

Meet Phil

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,546 other followers

Twitter PrayerMetro

by Marcus Washington

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A new program that teaches interviewing skills and how to make a good first impression for employers is giving fathers a chance at success.

A pre-hiring job training event Wednesday was what 20-year-old Dameon Beasley said was the head start he needed.

Five months ago he earned his GED and within three months he will be a first time father.

“Trying to step up and be a great father. Be the best provider I can for my family. Give her a life I never had,” said Beasley.

At 17 years old Beasley was kicked out of school. It wasn’t until his older brother completed the GED program through the Metropolitan Action Commission that he decided to take another chance.

Fathers In Metro Area Taking Action For Success – NewsChannel5.com | Nashville News, Weather & Sports http://ow.ly/jZm1z 


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: