John today near the intersection of Lake and 4th Ave. Photo by Caitlin Abrams for MSP Magazine.

John today near the intersection of Lake and 4th Ave. Photo by Caitlin Abrams for MSP Magazine.

Urban Ventures' Center for Fathering in session.

Urban Ventures' Center for Fathering in session.

John's grandson attends Urban Ventures' elementary program, the Learning Lab.

John's grandson attends Urban Ventures' elementary program, the Learning Lab.