Wednesday, May 16, 2018

                                                       Online Resources for Indoor Activity

Inspiration and Information for Physical Activity

Gear Up: Need a helmet? Need a ball? If you're not sure what gear you need in order to do a certain physical activity, just select it from the pulldown list and we'll let you know!

Physical Activity Online Tracking

From the CDC about getting physical activity:

Kids Health is a great resource for parents – and has some really fun stuff for kids too!

Female Entrepreneur Symposium & Women’s Empowerment Conference on Monday, July 30, 2018

The Family Strong Foundation, nonprofit organization established in St. Landry Parish in 2012, is hosting their annual FREE Female Entrepreneur Symposium & Women’s Empowerment Conference on Monday, July 30, 2018 from 8am to 8pm in Opelousas location to be announced. We have not confirmed our guest speaker for this year; however, previous guest speakers include TM Landry Founder Tracey Landry, School Board Vice-President Mary Ellen Donatto, Fox Rich, and Miss Louisiana USA 2016.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Online Gaming for Seniors

Online Activities for Summer

Students’ achievement scores declined over summer vacation by one month’s worth of school-year learning.
Visit this resource to learn this summer. Share with the kids in your life.

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Socialize on Social Media

FSF is on all the channels. So it doesn't matter if you tweet, post, or like find us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Free Computer Class for Seniors 50+

On  the third Saturday of each month Family Strong Foundation hosts free computer class for everyone but especially seniors over 50. The class are held at Holy Trinity Villa Apartments located at 422 Perry Lane in Opelousas. The class is free, however, registration is required; to register please contact FSF at 337-290-3723 or email us at

501c3 Status

On August 5, 2013 we heard from the IRS and the Family Strong Foundation was granted 501c3 nonprofit public charity status.

Greetings from our CEO

The CEO of Family Strong Foundation (FSF) is Shonda Garner Brooks. Mrs. Brooks started FSF in December 2012 and has dedicated her life to the improvement and empowerment of the family in order to affect change in the world. Lofty goals but working together she believes we can accomplish anything.