Become a Part of History

In 2002, James McDonald recognized a need in our community and took action. In 2006, ForeverDads was founded. Since then, ForeverDads has enriched the landscape of fathers and families in Zanesville, Muskingum County, and beyond. Today, we look toward the future with optimism as we fi nalize the purchase of our building.

Join us on Tuesday, June 12th, 5:30pm - 7:30pm as we commemorate our history and receive the key to our permanent home. Bring your family to celebrate with us as we enjoy food, fun & games and building tours at our 109 Madison Ave. facility.

5:30pm - 7:30pm:

  • Cookout Style Picnic (Hot Dogs, Chips, Drink and Ice Cream)
  • Kids Activities (face painting, corn hole toss, photo booth (Me & My Dad)


  • Key presentation and Dedication of our Home
  • Presentation of flags
  • NFL Graduation and recognition of recent program graduates