Attorney Is “All In” For Young Black Men

Source: Kendrick Marshall/Tulsa World Tulsa attorney Damario Solomon-Simmons still can remember looking to the bleachers during sporting events as a young athlete and his father being nowhere in sight. He wasn’t there when Solomon-Simmons starred in high school. The man who helped bring him into the world wasn’t even there when he earned football honors at the University of Oklahoma. It …

Attorney Heroically Mentors Boys From Single Mom Households

Source: Maria Lloyd/Your Black World Attorney Damario Solomon-Simmons, who was raised by his single mother, missed out on father-son interactions such as tying a tie, cutting the lawn, and replacing a flat tire. To ensure that another Black boy would never have to miss out on the interactions that men have with their children, he and his award-winning television journalist …

MVP Foundation Inspires, Empowers Black Men to Father Fatherless Boys

Source: GINNIE GRAHAM News Columnist/Tulsa World Tulsa native Brian Woodard wants fatherhood taken seriously and joined a local movement to inspire that. The 31-year-old, married father of three is giving his time to African-American boys living with single moms. This isn’t easy considering his children are 4, 2 and 6 months, and he works full time. “I want to help out,” …