Polamalu was featured by the Christian Examiner as a professional athlete who was “serving in the name of Jesus this Christmas.” You can view the whole article here.
FOCUS North America teamed up with BMAGIC at Bayview Hunters Point Back to School Celebration at Youngblood Coleman Park to help students get ready to go back to school. You can read the article here.
See an article about our summer feeding program in Phoenix on the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese website .
FOCUS North America is a major player in the efforts to end food insecurity among school-aged children throughout the country. In an article from September 6, The Pittsburgh Post Gazette highlights the efforts of FOCUS Pittsburgh’s backpack feeding program. You can read the full-length article here!
“During the school year, more than 21 million kids nationwide receive free and reduced-price meals, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture…”
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FOCUS Pittsburgh’s Community Trauma Initiative has been highlighted by OCN!
Check it out here.
In an interview by 90.3 WCPN, Carl Cook talks about his past gang involvement, his transition, transformation and recovery. Today Carl runs his own non-profit, and is the chef at St. Hermans House of Hospitality- FOCUS Cleveland. You can hear the interview here.
This past year, FOCUS has teamed up with many schools and organizations in cities throughout North America to deliver shoes to children in need. This news report by News 6 San Diego is just one example of how FOCUS is serving children.
This past winter, FOCUS Cleveland-St. Herman’s house was at capacity, providing shelter for the homeless during the coldest months of the year.