What is In Focus 2014?

In Focus is the Bay Area InterVarsity's annual gathering of Black students that challenges students in discipleship to Jesus and mission on campus. It is one of the largest gatherings of Black Christian students in the Bay Area. This year, it is being held on February 7-8 in Concord, CA. The final day for registrations will be Tuesday, February 4 at 11:59PM.

What happens at In Focus?

Students will experience dynamic musical worship, hear powerful messages, and build community with one another. There will also be seminars, where students will receive practical tools for how to pursue a life of faith on campus and in their communities. On Sunday morning, we will also hold an open-mic, allowing students to showcase their talents and tell their stories.

I'm not Black, can I come?

This conference is intended to gather, inspire, and empower Black students and youth. There are a handful of volunteer opportunities available. You can request to volunteer by sending an email to Michael Kim-Eubanks, the conference director.

Where will we sleep?

Students will sleep 3 or 4 to a room at a local hotel. Though the room will have either 1 King size bed or 2 Queen size beds, we will put up to four students to a room. Therefore, please bring extra blankets and sleeping bags.

What meals are covered at the conference?

On Saturday, we will provide breakfast, lunch and dinner to all registrants, and on Sunday we will provide Breakfast. Lunch and dinner will be at the conference site. Breakfasts will be at the hotel.

Where is In Focus 2014 being held?

Our sessions on Friday and Saturday will be at Fair Oaks Church in Concord, CA.

When does In Focus start?

Registration begins at 5:30pm on February 7 and the conference begins at 6:30pm.

Are there scholarships available?

At $50, In Focus is already deeply discounted. Contact your campus staff leader for scholarship requests.

Can I register AFTER January 27th?

Registrations after February 4 will be held on a wait list.

Oh no! I can't go anymore and I have to cancel.

If you have already paid a deposit, we cannot reimburse you for canceling your registration.