"Dads Matter Too" 5k Road Race - 2013

The Department of Social Services, Department of Children and Families and the City of Waterbury co-sponsored an Inaugural Fatherhood Awareness Day 5K Race, 1 Mile Walk and kids fun run entitled “ Dads Matter Too”.
The event focused on raising the awareness on the importance of fathers in the lives of their children and in our society.
The event was held on Sunday, September 20, 2013 at Library Park in Waterbury. The day featured food, beverages, family friendly activities, face painting, games, vendors, resource booths for fathers and families, giveaways and live entertainment.