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

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. 

On Spirit Catholic Radio, Thomas Wurtz talks about why Varsity Catholic is important for student-athletes, and how it is changing the culture of sport on campus -- and beyond.  

The Angelus shares a Varsity Catholic missionary's inspiring journey of faith and how she evangelizes with student-athletes in Yazmin Montoya: From soccer star to campus missionary.  

On Mater Dei Radio, Josh Paiement talks about his encounter with FOCUS missionaries at the University of Oregon, and his decision to become a missionary to share the Catholic faith with his peers.

Catholic News Agency list the new campuses and notes that FOCUS has more than doubled its campus presence since 2011 in FOCUS expands to 15 new campuses this year.

New missionary Charles Zeringue at UL-Lafayette shares his experience with FOCUS there and invites students to get involved: FOCUS missionary challenges UL students to examine faith.

Press Releases

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)