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 Rowe, Media Relations: [email protected].

FOCUS In the News

Aleteia interviewed missionary Anjelo Rocero, who serves at Drexel University for the article Eucharistic adoration is drawing new generations of Catholics.

Fr. Mike Schmitz shares the stories of FOCUS missionaries and students at University of Minnesota Duluth in A "Virtual Front Pew" Day of Thanks:

Rhode Island Catholic shared news about the impact of FOCUS Missions and upcoming mission trips: FOCUS Missions to host 150 trips for students and others serving communities in the U.S. and around the world.

EWTN's Beyond Damascus show shared the journey of former college football star Patrick Towles, who serves as a FOCUS missionary at The Ohio State University:

Ave Maria Radio A Place of Peace with Peggy Stanton interviewed UT-Austin students Mary Sarife and Adie Schlinker about FOCUS Greek for the episode How do college students keep the faith?

Chantworks interviewed CU Boulder FOCUS missionary Tanner Kalina about the challenges and rewards of evangelizing college students: 

FOCUS missionary Nicholas Grevas wrote an article for Catholic News Service that was shared by Catholic Standard and several other media outlets, College is an Adventure: Three ways to keep your faith.

Press Releases

FOCUS Missions to Host 150 Trips Serving Communities in the U.S. and Around the World

SEEK22 Expects 30,000+ for Live, Immersive Event

Varsity Catholic and FOCUS Greek Encourage Students to Seek Identity in Christ

FOCUS Sends 800 Missionaries to 205 Locations to Share Evangelistic Passion

Knights of Columbus Features FOCUS Staff in “Columbia” Magazine and “Into the Breach” Series

Curtis Martin and Dr. Edward Sri Pen “Foundations for Discipleship” Roadmap for Evangelization

Immersive SEEK21 Experience Challenges and Inspires 27,000+ to Encounter Christ and Share the Gospel

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