News & Press Room

At FOCUS we appreciate our relationships with the media. Below are some resources to help you with your stories. To schedule an interview with any of our missionaries regarding our impact on campus, or with our founder and CEO, Curtis Martin, contact Leslie Prevish, Media Relations: [email protected] | 414.238.4086

News For You

Every month, FOCUS sends an email newsletter designed to inform and inspire you with featured articles, campus stories, videos, giveaways and more, so that you can stay up to date with what is happening in FOCUS and in the wider Catholic world. For our previous issues, check out our News For You archives.

FOCUS In the News

FOCUS missionary Emma Schopp discusses her perspective of the #me too campaign in FOCUS: Who am I? #IamHis, on MyDuhawk, the student newspaper for Loras College.

UC-Berkeley FOCUS missionary Jule Coppa shares how students are involved with parish outreach activities and see themselves as part of a "larger fabric of the Church" in The Catholic Voice article: Berkeley parish celebrates 50 years in Holy Spirit's glow.

FOCUS missionary Molly Fitzpatrick shares information and inspiration on SLS18 in The Troubadour Online, the student newspaper for Franciscan University of Steubenville in the article: FOCUS sponsors conference for future leaders.  

Missionary Daniel Porting provides his perspective on the challenges with, and importance of, male fraternity in Catholic News Agency's article, Men are craving authentic friendships -- and it's okay to admit it

Legatus Magazine highlights the work of FOCUS, featuring interviews with missionaries Kevin and Lisa Cotter, FOCUS alumnus Fr. Brian Lager and Board member Margot Kyd in Maintaining Lasting Faith -- FOCUS.

Denver Catholic's article, From Boondock Saints to FOCUS missionary, details how FOCUS missionary Josh Ivie and his wife started making rosaries after watching a mob movie and soon after converted to Catholicism. 

Press Releases

FOCUS Inspires Young Adults to Pursue the Social Services

FOCUS Fosters Decisions to Pursue Catholic Vocations

FOCUS Releases FY17 Annual Report: “Do whatever he tells you.”

Varsity Catholic Changing Culture of Sport

SLS18 Event Reaches Beyond Students to Aspiring Catholic Leaders

FOCUS Adds 15 New Campuses, Bucking Trend of Declining Faith

Go Forth Event Prepares FOCUS Alumni for Transition

FOCUS to Consecrate Apostolate to Jesus through Mary on June 13

FOCUS Greek Cultivates Faith, Leadership and Evangelization

Press Kit: documents download as PDFs

FOCUS Impact Highlights

FOCUS Overview


FOCUS Alumni

National Events


Photos (on Dropbox and Google Drive)

Why FOCUS? (video)