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Empowering fathers to have more impact in the lives of their children


Day With Daddy is committed to building stronger families by empowering fathers to have more impact in the lives of their children.

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Empowering fathers since 2012

Day With Daddy was founded on Feb 19, 2012 and formed as a Texas not-for-profit organization on February 13, 2013.

We connect fathers who spend limited time with their children with resources, activities, and events that are designed to foster a healthy parenting relationship.

Our headquarters office is located in the vibrant and diverse city of Austin, Texas. If you'd like to get involved, click here.

Information on our financials and business information can be found at GuideStar.org by clicking here.



Arvin T. Poole


Arvin T. Poole

founder & president

Arvin Poole is a social entrepreneur, technologist, business coach, public speaker and author with focus on creating customer-centric online solutions that generates profits for his clients. He has founded and ran several successful businesses, for profit and not-for profit, in the education technology, consumer products and digital information markets. He has also been able to effectively build large communities, both online and offline, through his unique approach to delivering high quality, value-added training and education.

Currently, Mr. Poole is working to expand his reach and influence in the video live streaming market with online social applications such as Periscope.tv, which is the fastest growing social media platform owned by Twitter. He has been able to build a collective community of over 12,000 business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs across his social media channels, such as Twitter, Periscope.tv, Facebook and LinkedIn.

In addition to Mr. Poole’s full time focus as a tech entrepreneur, he serves on the Boards for Day With Daddy, Inc., a Texas nonprofit advocacy for fathers; Quantum Reach, a technology consultancy focusing on startup growth; and University of Alabama Austin, TX Chapter.

Mr. Poole enjoys traveling, tennis, golf, basketball and spending time with his two daughters, Lenea and McKenna. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from University of Alabama in Huntsville and an Executive MBA from the Eller School of Management, University of Arizona.

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