Over the past three decades, the rate of childhood obesity in America has tripled. Today, nearly one in three children in America are overweight or obese. The numbers are even higher in African American and Hispanic communities, where nearly 40% of the children are overweight or obese. Obesity is avoidable with healthy eating and physical fitness. DTYCTS provides the opportunity to talk to fathers about how to incorporate healthy eating and physical fitness in their homes. In addition, there are many creative ways to have children and fathers participate in physical activities throughout the event.