FOCUS Volunteer Group

Event at St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church in Troy

Serving kids

Director talking with child at an Operation: Lace Up event

Detroit school partner

Principal Angela Moore from Commonwealth Community Development Academy.


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FOCUS Detroit

Mar 14, 2017

Urgent Support Needed!

Dear Detroit Blog,

Thank you to Assumption Greek Orthodox Church, The Basilica of St. Mary Antiochian Orthdoox Church, New City Presbyterian Church, St. George Greek Orthodox Church, St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church GOYA, and 2 OCF groups for your volunteer service this March!

FOCUS Detroit is  in urgent need of your financial support. If you ever considered supporting us, now would be a good time. Here are ways you can support our work making a difference in the lives of impoverished children:

  • Buy tickets to our Detroit Tigers Opening Day Fun-raiser on Friday April 7th CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS  -If you own a business you can sponsor this event as well...
  • Join our "Guardian Angels" a growing group of those who pledge $10, $25, $50 or more every month. CLICK HERE TO BECOME A GUARDIAN ANGEL or make any amount of secure gift online through paypal or credit card
  • Advocate at your church or with your employer for a financial donation
  • Shop at Kroger and assign your Kroger Plus Card to FOCUS Detroit #18419

*If you haven't yet seen our 2016 annual report CLICK HERE

For Those We Serve,

Eric J. Shanburn, Director






Local Office: 1300 W. Canfield Detroit MI 48201

National Office:

600 N. Bell Ave.
Bldg. 1, Suite 115
Carnegie, PA 15106


Feb 27, 2017

FOCUS Detroit News

Dear Detroit Blog,


Please VISIT THIS LINK FOR OUR 2016 ANNUAL REPORT for FOCUS Detroit. See what you helped create!  If you are so moved would you please consider making a $40 dollar donation today? $1 for each day of Lent. Thank you for your support in everyway. Please know that I'm am very grateful for any help you can give: financial or gift in kind donation, introducing FOCUS to your employer, advocating for us at your church or work or neighborhood group. Like us on Facebook if you haven't yet or share a post about us. Thank you. DONATE BY CLICKING THIS LINK. THANK YOU! We need your support to make a difference in more Detroit kids.


Blessed Lent,

Eric J. Shanburn



FOCUS Detroit

1300 W. Canfield St. Detroit 48201

23300 Davison W.  Detroit 48223


National address:

600 N. Bell Ave.
Bldg. 1, Suite 115
Carnegie, PA 15106