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FOCUS is a Catholic college outreach with a staff of over 350 and a presence on 83 campuses across the United States…

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2009 Annual Report

2010 Annual Report

2011 Annual Report

2012 Annual Report

2013 Annual Report



The FOCUS Approach

Draw students into a relationship with Christ and the Church

  • Outreach Events
  • Friendship
  • Seeker Studies
  • Presence in dorms, intramurals, student unions
  • National Conferences

Give students knowledge of faith and teach them to practice virtue

  • Bible Study
  • Sacraments & Prayer
  • Service Opportunities
  • One-on-one Mentoring
  • Student-Leadership Summits

Call leaders to win others to relationship with Christ and His Church

  • Student-Leadership
  • Mission Trips
  • Outreach & Evangelization


2013-2014 Statistics

  • FOCUS missionaries are serving on 83 campuses (including the Digital Campus) in 34 States throughout the country, including District of Columbia.
  • Current Missionaries: 361
  • New Missionaries on campus: 145
  • Religious Vocations fostered since 1998: 355
  • Training: Each missionary receives over 400+ hours of world-class training in Catechesis, Evangelization, Stewardship and Leadership Development
  • New Campuses:

    • University of California-Berkeley
    • University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
    • Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI
    • Georgia Tech University, Atlanta, GA
    • Murray State University, Murray, KY
    • Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK
    • University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI
    • Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX
    • University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
    • Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
    • Wayne State College (Nebraska)

     

    Board of Directors

    Mark Collar
    Former President, P&G Pharmaceuticals; Chairman of the Board of FOCUS

    Msgr. John Cihak, S.T.D.
    Official at the Congregation of Bishops & Master of Ceremonies to His Holiness, Pope Francis

    Father Robert Matya
    Newman Center Chaplain at the University of Nebraska - Lincoln

    Glory Sullivan
    President, Sullivan Foundation

    Dr. Edward Sri
    Provost and Professor of Theology, Augustine Institute

    Joe Wurtz
    Dean of Students, Benedictine College

    Terry Combs
    President and Founder, Integrated Airline Solutions

    Alejandro Bermudez
    Executive Director, Catholic News Agency

    Fred Clark
    President, Pacific Equity Management

    Bill DeMucci
    President and Founder of Titron Media Co. Ltd.

    Bill Newland
    Owner, Hercules Industries, Inc.

    William Mumma
    President, Becket Fund

    Curtis A. Martin
    Founder and President of FOCUS

    Craig A. Miller
    Chief Operating Officer of FOCUS


    Board Members Emeritus

    Archbishop Charles Brown
    Apostolic Nuncio to Ireland

    Dr. Scott Hahn
    Professor of Theology and Scripture at Franciscan University of Steubenville

    Joe Miller
    Vice President, East Region of FOCUS

    Jim Cloud
    President, Benedictus Books, Lexington, KY

    Mark Ryland
    Chief Technology Officer, Mpower Media

    Dr. Timothy C. Gray
    President of the Augustine Institute

    Leonard Leo
    Executive Vice President, The Federalist Society for Law & Public Policy Studies 

    Monsignor Andy Baker

    Katherine M. LeBlanc

    Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap.
    Archbishop of Philadelphia

    Carol Saeman
    Owner, Medallion Enterprises, LLC