Year Founded
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Portia Roberson
Primary Contact Name
Marlee Nalecz
Main Address

1400 Oakman Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48238
United States

What We Do

Hello! Focus: HOPE has been around for more than 50 years recognizing the dignity and beauty of every person, we pledge intelligent and practical action to overcome racism, poverty, and injustice. And to build a metropolitan community where all people may live in freedom, harmony, trust and affection. Visit our website here!

Our five areas of focus are Early Learning, Workforce Development, Youth Development, Food for Seniors, and Community & Advocacy. We strive to create a community where everyone has a seat at the table. For all Volunteer Opportunities please click here to find out more information.

Interesting Info
  • Focus Hope was formed in 1968 after the Detroit Riots by Father William Cunningham and Eleanor Josaitis.
  • We provide over 42,000 seniors with monthly food packages to help meet basic needs.
  • Focus Hope provides wrap-around services for all programs and initiatives.
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Volunteer Opportunities

Future Leaders of Hope
Repeats daily


Eleanor's March 4 Hope
Repeats annually on the 8th of October at 11:00am
Duration of 2 hours
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