Press Releases

The Joni and Friends public relations team provides journalists and bloggers with information, story ideas, expert interviews, photos, and b-roll.  

For media inquiries or to arrange an interview, please contact the Joni and Friends public relations team at 818-707-5664 or pr@joniandfriends.org

Joni and Friends Elects New Chairman of the International Board of Directors and Appoints Two New Members

January 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Joni and Friends Elects New Chairman of the International Board of Directors and Appoints Two New Members

Agoura Hills, CA – Jan. 7, 2019: Joni and Friends, the leading global non-profit providing Christian ministry to people impacted by disability, announced today that Peter B. Schluze has been elected as Chairman of the International Board of Directors. Schulze, former managing director and CFO of Mercy Ships and co-founder of Christian television production Cross…

Joni Eareckson Tada Unveils New Joni and Friends Logo to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of Ministry

January 8, 2019 | Comments Off on Joni Eareckson Tada Unveils New Joni and Friends Logo to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of Ministry

In celebration of the 40th anniversary of Joni and Friends this year, Founder and CEO Joni Eareckson Tada unveiled today a new ministry logo. Designed in-house, the new global logo is a visual representation of the mission of the organization: to communicate the Gospel and equip Christ-honoring churches worldwide to evangelize and disciple people affected…

Joni Eareckson Tada Receives New Cancer Diagnosis

November 19, 2018 | Comments Off on Joni Eareckson Tada Receives New Cancer Diagnosis

Internationally-beloved advocate for people with disabilities, Joni Eareckson Tada, has received a cancer diagnosis for the second time. Tada, 69, is Founder and CEO of Joni and Friends in Agoura Hills, Calif., also an award-winning artist, speaker, and author of more than 50 books. A seasoned warrior when it comes to dealing with serious health…