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In this 2005 photo, Eleanor Josaitis is surrounded by the group of Focus: HOPE students. (Credit: Joe Wilssens Photography)

Remembering Eleanor Josaitis

Following the passing of Focus: HOPE co-founder Eleanor Josaitis, several members of the community are remembering the local civil rights leader.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2011

(WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Focus: HOPE Co-Founder Eleanor Josaitis Has Died

Eleanor Josaitis, one of the co-founders of Focus: HOPE, has died at the age of 79.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2011


Eleanor Josaitis In Hospice Care

Friends and family have gathered at the bedside of Focus Hope co-founder Eleanor Josaitis who is in hospice care.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2011


Open House For High School Grads Who Want A Brighter Future

The recent hike in college tuition may cause some High School graduates to choose alternate career paths. On Wednesday, Focus: HOPE is holding an open house hoping to attract those students.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/29/2011

High School Students Debut Short Films

Twenty-six students in Focus: HOPE’s Digital Collective Filmmaking program will debut their short films on Tuesday, June 14, at the Marlene Boll Theatre in the Boll YMCA.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2011

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Prayers For Ailing ‘Focus:HOPE’ Co-Founder Josaitis

Kind words are going out to the beloved Focus: HOPE Co-founder Eleanor Josaitis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/20/2011


Focus: HOPE to Accept 500 Qualified Applicants at Open House

Education scholarships will be available and no qualified applicant will be refused because of financial need as part of a Focus: HOPE open house from noon to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 23.


Free Computer Training

Focus: HOPE is offering a free computer training program in an effort to teach people how to use a computer.


Focus Hope Walk 10/09

The CEO of Focus Hope, William Jones, gives a live  WWJ  update on  tomorrows 36th annual walk