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 »


Stephanie D. Dugar

Co-Pastor  Stephanie D. Dugar along with her husband of 15 years Pastor Jeremiah Dugar are the founders of Miracle Deliverance Worship  Center located in Cincinnati, Ohio. Co-Pastor Stephanie was born in Atlanta Georgia, she graduated from Withrow High School. She served in the United States Army as a Sergeant and nurse: she received her B.S in social work from College of Mount St. Joseph, and her M.A in social work from University of Cincinnati. Co- Pastor Stephanie is employed as a mental health therapist; her desire is to help people enhance their abilities through the divine gift of counseling that God has placed on their ministry.