Million Fathers March 2023

The Power of Presence: Fathers Engaged in Education

The Million Fathers March (MFM) is an opportunity for dads, uncles, grandfathers, coaches, mentors, clergy, men’s groups and organizations to show their commitment to the educational lives of their children throughout the school year by escorting children to school on this day.

Join the Million Fathers March on Friday, September 15, 2023!

The Power of Presence

Welcome to the official page of the Million Fathers March 2023! This year's theme, "The Power of Presence: Fathers Engaged in Education," highlights the invaluable role that fathers play in their children's education and personal development.

By being present and actively involved, fathers can make a lasting impact on their children's lives, fostering academic success, emotional well-being, and a love for learning.

Escort Your Child to School

Join us on Friday, September 15, 2023, to celebrate fatherhood and promote the positive influence of father engagement in education!

The Million Fathers March is an annual event during which fathers, father figures, and male role models across the nation come together to escort their children to school. This powerful gesture symbolizes their commitment to their children's education and sets the stage for an ongoing engagement throughout the school year.


About the Million Fathers March

Learn more about the history, mission, and objectives of the Million Fathers March, and discover how this initiative has impacted communities nationwide.


Register Your School

Ready to participate? Register your school to become a part of the Million Fathers March movement and access resources to plan and promote your event.


Event Planning Toolkit

Access our comprehensive toolkit designed to help schools and communities plan and execute a successful Million Fathers March event, including promotional materials, activity ideas, and more.


Father Engagement Resources

Explore articles, videos, and tools that provide practical advice and insights for fathers looking to engage effectively in their children's education.


Local Events and Activities

Find Million Fathers March events and father-focused activities happening in your community, and connect with other like-minded individuals and organizations.


Share Your Story

We want to hear from you! Share your personal experiences, photos, and stories of father engagement, and inspire others to join the movement.

Together, we can make a difference!

Become a part of the Million Fathers March movement and make a positive impact on children's lives! Register your school, access resources, and join us on Friday, September 15, 2023, to celebrate the power of father engagement in education.