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].

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

Aleteia shared comments from University of Virginia missionary Mary Schneider in Pandemic restrictions are helping these college ministries thrive.

Four County Catholic highlighted the vocations journey of FOCUS alum Julian Cuervo in A Seminarian Reflection.

American Catholic Tribune discussed FOCUS' participation in the Unite Our Nation campaign with USC missionary Katt Redmond: Unite Our Nation rosary rally goes virtual for Catholic USC students.

Conversations on Discipleship spoke with the new FOCUS team at The Ohio State University in this short radio interview. Several other FOCUS team interviews are on their archive page.

National Catholic Register interviewed Jeff Runyan about FOCUS 153, an initiative that seeks to equip every aspect of our apostolate to effectively reach all ethnic and racial demographics on campus and beyond: Talking About Race on Campus.

The Catholic Voice shared how Fr. Zachary Tucker's involvement with FOCUS helped him discern his vocation: Two newly ordained priests ready to serve.  

Guadalupe Radio Network interviewed Jessica Martinez, team director at The University of Texas - Dallas about FOCUS efforts on campus.

Guadalupe Radio Network also interviewed FOCUS missionary Eddie Valdez in Spanish about the work and impact of FOCUS at The University of Texas - Dallas.

Catholic-Link shared Missionary Reece Tollete's article about 2 Essential Tips For Evangelizing During A Pandemic.

The Cincinnati Republic discussed the critical role of FOCUS in Fr. Christopher Komoroski's vocation journey: New Priests for UC Catholics.

Press Releases

SEEK21 Will Spark a Renewal in Faith, Community and Zeal for Evangelization

FOCUS Missions Announces 2021 Mission Trips to Serve Those in Need

FOCUS Summer Projects Expands to Inspire More College Students to Become Saints

SEEK21 Casts Wider Net and Offers Live Experience Like Never Before  

FOCUS Participates In and Supports “Unite Our Nation” Campaign

17 New Campus Ministries Welcome FOCUS Missionaries

“Pursuing Freedom: Becoming the Man You Could Be” Challenges Men with Spiritual Bootcamp

COVID-19 Crisis Provides New Opportunitiesfor Evangelization as FOCUS Temporarily Shifts Online

Press Kit: documents download as PDFs

FOCUS Impact Highlights

FOCUS Overview


FOCUS Alumni

National Events

Go to the Leadership page for details on the FOCUS Executive Leadership Team, Board of Directors and President's Advancement Council.