We are getting more details of the 2016 merger between FOCUS and Beach House. The Beach House staff have moved into the Ashland Avenue location. Jim Karasek will be the Chief Operating Officer. Tammy Holder from Beach House will be the Chief Executive Officer. Danielle Davis will be the Development Director. The merger demonstrates the true understanding of the need for shared resources and capacity assets. (Beach House was founded in 1921.) The list of quality programs offered includes emergency shelter, rapid rehousing, employment assistance, Ohio Benefit Bank, and the SSI Ohio Project.