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

National Catholic Register interviewed Nathan Stanley, director of apostolic development for FOCUS, for the article, A Critical Question for the Synod: How to Keep Kids Catholic.

Catholic News Agency spoke with Curtis Martin about his new book, for the article, Curtis Martin focused on 'Making Missionary Disciples'.

Catholic News Service included comments by FOCUS Director Jeff Runyan about Hispanic outreach, in the article, U.S. bishops find ‘honest, hopeful’ young adults at V Encuentro.

Aleteia interviewed former Boston College quarterback Patrick Towles about why he chose to become a FOCUS Missionary in This college quarterback is back on campus, but focused on a higher game

FOCUS Social Media Manager Angela Wasko penned the article, Bringing Catholic Influencers to SEEK2019 for Catholic Creatives.  

Aleteia spoke with missionaries serving in Europe for the article, American missionaries find success spreading the Gospel in Ireland and Europe.

Denver Catholic interviewed VP of Apostolic Development John Zimmer about the impact of WYD in 1993 on FOCUS and the Church in the article, Pope John Paul II called for a New Evangelization; Denver answered

The new FOCUS team at University of Utah is featured in Intermountain Catholic's article, FOCUS missionaries share Gospel's joy and hope.  

Press Releases

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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