Filipino-American Association of St. Tammany (FAAST)

The Filipino-American Association of St. Tammany (FAAST) is a social and charitable organization for Filipinos in St. Tammany Parish. FAAST was founded in Slidell, LA with social gatherings comprised of a small group of Filipino nurses and other Filipino friends and acquaintances in the Slidell area.

FAAST’s mission is to embody Filipino ideals and heritage; promote unity, mutual assistance, welfare and well-being; develop enduring and genuine bonds of brotherhood/sisterhood among themselves; maintain and practice the beautiful Filipino customs and tradition; and pursue activities towards the enhancement and common good of the association and the community.