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As you may know, Focus on Youth was invited to be guests on “Heart of the Matter” this past week.  Thanks to the host Ann Schatz, mentor Jay Hager, Student Roman and volunteer Caterina it was a great show and a fun experience for all of us! This was a wonderful opportunity to share our […]

Focus on Youth & Beards’ Framing Team Partnership Changing Lives of Portland Youth A Great Partnership: Beard’s Framing has long partnered with local organizations that support the arts and our community. One of our favorites is Focus on Youth, a great after-school program that targets at-risk teens using photography training as a tool to develop […]

I Spy Joy Photography Project – view pdf here The month of March saw the launch of the ‘I Spy Joy Photography Project’ digital exhibition, which is a partnership between South Perth Youth Services (Perth & Kinross Council), and ‘Focus on Youth’, Portland, Oregon, USA. The end result of this project is a digital photography […]

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A special thank you to Pearl Bakery and Eric Lester who will be hosting a fund raiser for Focus on Youth on February 17, 2015