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]

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. 

FOCUS In the News

FOCUS Regional Director Vince Sartori outlined ways to encourage youth to share the faith in Catholic News Agency's article, Are millennial Christians really killing evangelization?  

SEEK2019 garnered dozens of positive articles. Highlights are listed below:

Catholic News Service: Young adults embrace opportunity to deepen their faith at SEEK2019

Catholic News Agency: 'Heaven is all that matters' FOCUS founder tells conference

National Review: The Future of the Catholic Church

Aleteia: An incorrupt heart, 17,000 youth, and the hope of SEEK19

The Jesuit Post: The Church United at FOCUS’ SEEK

Catholic-Link: 17,000 Reasons To Be Hopeful About The Catholic Church

ChurchPop: Think You Know Fr. Mike Schmitz?

Ascension Press:SEEK 2019 Taught Me How to Forgive

Denver Catholic: What makes the SEEK Conference so powerful for anyone who attends?

Southern Nebraska Register: More than 17,000 attend SEEK conference

The Catholic Voice: Students attend SEEK, find what they’ll bring back to Berkeley

Our Northland Diocese: Area college students deepen faith, encounter Christ at national gathering

Southern Cross: Students, campus ministry leaders, 'Encounter Something More' at biannual SEEK conference

Press Releases

U.S. Pilgrim Fiat Festival at World Youth Day to Be Livestreamed

Light of Christ Inspires Joy and Hope at SEEK2019

FOCUS FY18 Annual Report: “Dream and your dreams will fall short."

New Music, Speakers and Livesteaming Set for SEEK2019

FOCUS Expands Efforts to Better Engage Students from Diverse Backgrounds

FOCUS Blogs Discuss Hot Topics Among Youth

Curtis Martin Authors New Book Making Missionary Disciples

Millennial Catholics on Campus Renew Faith with FOCUS

40 Days for Life Founder Partners with FOCUS on Culture of Love and Life Initiative

Varsity Catholic Challenges Student-Athletes to be Virtuous Role Models

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