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A Non Profit 501 (c)(3) established to provide positive outlets and affordable resources for underprivileged families in the Summit County area.  


Provide positive influences to fatherless youth


Provide affordable outlets, and resources to underprivileged parents


Create programs designed to mentally, spiritually and one day financially empower the families in disadvantaged communities


Fallen Fathers Foundation was designed to help children from fatherless households, whether it be due to DEATH, INCARCERATION, or ABSENCE...We are working tirelessly to create youth and community development through mentoring, programming, recreation, and community service. With a strong emphasis on education, mental health, and financial empowerment. Recognizing that in lower class communities these  factors influence much of the crime. Fallen Fathers will work directly with families to help create a better situation. 


Timothy R Anderson Jr


Facebook:Tim Anderson Jr

Instagram: FallenFathers_CEO

-Senior Operations Manager of The Exit Program Akron 

- Youth Development

-Community Outreach

-Father of 5 (Desean, Alyvia, Tim III, *step children Nicole, Brooklynn)

-2001 Graduate of Akron Central-Hower

-Hiram College 2002-2005 (Communications Major)

-University Of Akron 2005-2006 

-2018 F.I.G.H.T.E.R of the year Award recipient

-2019 Mighty Men of Valor - Community Service Award by Ohio Black Women's Leadership Caucus

-2018 Community Achievement Award

-2018 Community Involvement Award

-Speaker at the 2018 J.O.G. Leadership Development Conference

-Panelist at the 2018 Black History "Who Inspired You" Event

*click picture below to read the full article

The Team

President/COO - Krissondra Walker - krissondraw@gmail.com
Vice President - Leland Snell - lelandray8@gmail.com

CFO - Jameel Henderson - meel8323@gmail.com

Secretary - Mercedes Benford - msmercedesbenford@gmail.com

Upcoming Events

April 20th: Easter Talent Show. 5pm-8pm @ Bucthel CLC 1040 Copley Rd Akron OH. 44320

May 4th: The Creative Writing Workshop. Noon-2pm @ Akron Public Library 60 S. High Street Akron OH. 44326

May 17th: Summer Camp Registration Deadline

June 1st: Fathers & Flags Registration Deadline

June 5th & 8th Pop Up Basketball Skills Clinic: Lane/Perkins Court 5p-8p (Tribute to Jerry Rowland)

June 10th: Summer Camp Begins 8am-4pm @ St. Ashworth Temple 1086 V. Odom Blvd Akron OH. 44307

June 15th: Fathers & Flags 7 on 7 Flag Football Tournament @ St. Vincent St. Mary 15 N. Maple St. Akron OH. 44303

June 19th & 22nd Pop Up Basketball Skills Clinic: Joy Park/Mason Park 5p-8p

June 29th: 2nd Annual Save Our Community Event @ Lawton Street Community Center (Grounds) 1225 Lawton St. Akron OH 44320

July 10th & 13th Pop Up Basketball Skills Clinic: Morgan/Summit Lake 5p-8p

July 24th & 27th Pop Up Basketball Skills Clinic: Elizabeth Park/Patterson Park 5p-8p

Aug 4th 2nd Annual BackPack 2 School Event @ Lock 3 12p-4p

Aug 7th & 10th Pop Up Basketball Skills Clinic: Prentice Park/Hawkins Court 5p-8p

Sign Your Child Up Today

Click The Program Flyer Above To Apply Today

*Feel free to stop in and learn more about our program

Help Save Our Community

Sponsor a child by making a $15 monthly contribution!

Become A Fallen Fathers Mentor

Join The Village

If you have a passion to help the youth and would like to become a Fallen Fathers Foundation Mentor, sign up today by clicking the top picture and creating a Mentor Profile! Make sure to add Fallen Fathers Foundation as your affiliated organization as we are a partner of iCare Mentoring and the United Way!

All mentors are trained and required to pass a background check

Rest In Peace Nick Bobo 12-30-18 (Nick and the mother of his twin boys were killed in a car accident by a drunk driver. They leave behind  all together 6 children. Nick was a parent volunteer for the Fallen Fathers After School Program!

Give Back To Your Community

2017 Back 2 School Drive

Our Founder Tim, our CFO Jameel Henderson and Tim's son Desean at the FIGHT Conference receiving the F.I.G.H.T.E.R of the Year award

We were blessed with the opportunity to take 54 inner city children to the Pro Football Hall Of Fame! 

Our Founder Tim Anderson and Ward 4 City Councilman Russ Neal

Our Founder Tim alongside his fiancee Monique Cook (Jobs & Family Services) and County Councilman David Hamilton

Our Founder Tim Anderson Jr with the 2019 Inaugural Save Our Community Easter Talent Show Winner Ciatta Gibson

Our Founder Tim, sons Desean, and Tim III, President Krissondra Walker, and CFO Jameel Henderson, along with a few of our volunteers  (Habitat For Humanities)

Our Founder Tim with Pastor Norris of FAME Fathers

Our Founder presenting a workshop for JOGS @ the John S. Knight Center 

Save Our Community Event

Our Founder Tim and Secretary Mercedes Benford at our After School Youth Mentoring Program @ Lawton Street Community Center

Breast Cancer Awareness Walk 2018

BackPack 2 School 2018 @ Lock 3 We along with partner organizations were able to provide over 1000 backpacks and school supplies to the community 

Our Founder receiving a community achievement award at the Network Extravaganza alongside Hiram Akeem of Akron Hip Hop and The Reporter Newspaper


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