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YES Trip Registration is OPEN!

A YES Trip is a journey. Whether or not travel is part of the Trip, we are always moving from point A to point B. Our hearts and minds begin in one …

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FOCUS House - Minnesota


WE NEED YOU!We are grateful for all who serve beside us, both seasoned and new volunteers at FOCUS Minnesota. Here’s a synopsis of current activities and opportunities to help. Contact …

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Welcome to the Team!

Mary Ellen Jordan – Cleveland, OH We are delighted to welcome our new Case Manager, Mary Ellen Jordan. Mary Ellen is a Licensed Independent Social Worker with many years of …

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Back to School Update

FOCUS North America is on track to deliver 2,250+ backpacks to children in need across the country, generously provided by donations from 40 Orthodox parish communities! Imagine missing school because …

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NewsSt. Herman House - FOCUS Cleveland

Thanks, Tino!

Join us in thanking Tino for dedicating his summer to FOCUS North America! Tino assisted our national office and served on the ground at St. Herman House – FOCUS Cleveland. …

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FOCUS Detroit


In December, FOCUS Detroit welcomed new director, Mr. Adam Murphy. We thank Mr. Eric Shanburn for the years of selfless service he gave in founding and growing the ministries of …

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FOCUS Orange County

10,800 Individuals Reached Through San Juan Capistrano Food Distribution

FOCUS Orange County hosted its second of six “Emergency Food Assistance Drive-Thru Distributions” in San Juan Capistrano along with our wonderful partners & community members. We distributed over 2,700 boxes …

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The Essential Ministry

The following remarks are a contribution from Fr. Timothy Baclig from St. Michael Antiochian Church Van Nuys. Christ is in our midst — on this the Feast of the Holy Ascension! …

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FOCUS Orange County

FOCUS Orange County Steps Up During COVID-19 Crisis

Glory to God! FOCUS Orange County recently received a letter from Mark Lowry, Director of Community Action Partnership of Orange County and the OC Food Bank. When the COVID-19 crisis …

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