Media Coverage 2018-04-05T23:51:39+00:00

Come Enjoy An Evening With Elvis And FOCUS April 29 In Coronado

Coronado Eagle and Journal – March 21, 2018 Edition
Enjoy an evening of Elvis Presley, when Danny Memphis and the Extraordinairs pay tribute to the king of rock and roll. The reenactment of such songs as “Can’t Help Falling in Love,” “Heartbreak Hotel,” and “Don’t Be Cruel,” will be heard in the Nautilus Room of the Coronado Community Center, on the evening of Sunday, April 29. from 5 to 9 p.m.


FOCUS Enjoys Holiday Celebration, Install New Officers

Coronado Eagle and Journal – December 27, 2017 Edition
On December 21, 2017 the newly elected officers of Friends of  Children United Society (FOCUS) took their oath of office. It was a festive occasion at the Bahama Village Clubhouse, Coronado Cays, where each guest brought a Christmas tree ornament to be placed on a Christmas tree, and the tree then given to Urban Street Angels, a non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide meals, medical attention and overnight lodging to youths under the age of 21. CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE

FOCUS Rummage Sale a Big Success

Coronado Eagle and Journal – August 16, 2017 Edition
FOCUS (Friends of Children United Society) held a Rummage Sale on Aug. 5, at the Grand Caribe Room, 505 Grand Caribe Causeway, Coronado Cays. The Sale was a great success, with FOCUS earning over $5,600. CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE

FOCUS Donates New Van to Help Homeless Youth

Coronado Cays Living — April 2017 Issue
FOCUS (Friends of Children United Society) made it a special Valentine’s Day for the charity organization Urban Street Angels, as well as many homeless young adults who otherwise would have been wandering the streets of San Diego looking for food and shelter. CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE

FOCUS Assists Underprivileged Students Heading Back to School.

Coronado Eagle and Journal – September 14, 2016 Edition
In early August members of FOCUS (Friends of Children United Society) got together to stuff 350 backpacks with school supplies for San Diego County underprivileged children, grades kindergarten through high school. The backpacks were then delivered to ten county agencies whose mission is similar to that of FOCUS – to assist local children in need. CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE

FOCUS’ “Come Together” Fundraiser is a Huge Success.

Coronado Lifestyle Magazine — October 2014 Issue
For ninety minutes, during the concert portion of FOCUS’ “Come Together” fundraiser, attendees got to step back in time to the 60’s as they listened and danced to the music of the Beatles performed by tribute band “Britain’s Finest”, who sounded and looked very much like the real Beatles. The well attended four hour event, held on Sunday, May 15th at Camp Surf in Imperial Beach, was FOCUS’ major fundraiser for the year. CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE

FOCUS Celebrates 32 Years and $1 Million in Giving

Coronado Lifestyle Magazine — October 2014 Issue
Friends of Children United Society — FOCUS — held its annual Fall Membership Party at the Star Park Circle, home of Scott and Susan McMillin. Attendees included members of the Coronado charity as well as representatives of FOCUS’ beneficiary organizations. CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE