A new series by the NAACP Seattle King County, where we salute local community members doing the work to make our region accessible to all in opportunity, freedom, and acceptance.
Meet Larry Wilmore, an African American father, husband, a concerned member of his community, an avid sports fan, and a visionary. He is happily married to the love of his life for 30 years with two amazing sons and the Founder/CEO of Fathers and Sons Together (FAST). FAST is a grassroots 501©3 non-profit organization established in 2011, designed to strengthen the relationships between fathers and sons, especially with African American males and other people of color. FAST participants engage in unique activities and programs designed to build and connect them with other fathers and sons. To date, FAST has served over 1,000+ people. Larry reflects on his work: “I wanted to reach our black and brown families who I felt would benefit most from our program.