Our Mission

The Family is First Project will assist the Department of Corrections by hosting by-weekly transformational relationship sessions with inmates and their families. More »

We Offer Solutions

The Family First Project will host by-weekly transformational relational sessions with inmates and their family members which will increase rehabilitation, communication, and relational skills. More »

Help Us Help Others

Help us strengthen family relationships and reach more prisons. Each time you give, you will be helping support the great work of restoring families and changing lives. More »

Real People - Real Solutions

The Family is First Project (TFFP) was founded in 2005 By Frank and Stacie Johnson in response to a growing need for family support services and fueled by the passion to see lives changed within prison walls, while keeping families together. More »

More Than Support

In addition to being a support system for the aforementioned population, this organizations seeks to encourage healthy community interactions and build collaborative relationships with organizations of like vision. More »




Hello everyone, I had the blessed opportunity to be one of the participants in a live interview for Women’s Speakers Association. God is so good, it was such a blessing to talk about my passion and  my story. Connecting with these wonderful women was very refreshing and humbling.


Apostle Stacie interviews with Curtis Fuller with Channel 5 news regarding the Family is First Project Program and her book While You Wait.

Real Talk about incarceration and the families that support them



Apostle Stacie interviews with Pastor Doris Stokes on Another Way to Praise regarding the Dayton Book Expo, the Family is First Project Program and her book While You Wait.