Focus on Women Magazine

About Us

Focus on Women Magazine is the most relevant, engaging and interesting magazine to hit the newsstands. They understand women's lives and their need to balance caring for a family, succeeding in the highly competitive business world and offering up their strengths to make a difference through nonprofits or community organizations. They know that women want to succeed both personally and professionally while also often tending to the world's struggles and greatest social and economic problems. The magazine reinforces that women should not settle and should always strive to excel and enhance every aspect of their lives with courage and conviction. They also should never forget their best feature which they should never leave home without, a smile.

This bimonthly magazine offers an uplifting environment that inspires women and gives them a sense of belonging. It is the kind of magazine that could fall into the hands of your spouse or child and they would still find an article - or ten - that peaks their interest, even if it is about a women's world. We have a circulation of 90,000 in the Baltimore and DC metro area including Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Columbia and Ellicott City. There is so much in these areas that calls for celebration and the magazine is an outlet to showcase it all. The audience is unique in the sense that the women following the bimonthly publication encompass all generations, ages, races, socioeconomic backgrounds and walks of life. They are drawn together in unity through their shared interest in topics pertaining to women.

"Our vision is to go global." We have a scope both nationally and internationally online and our website has even captured a readership in the UK. If you are seeking information about arts and entertainment, culture or yearn to discover more about some bright, selfless and humanitarian Maryland women, you have found the right place. If you are interested in information on health and nutrition, home and family, beauty and fitness or just how to make positive changes to your fast-paced, busy life, this magazine is sure to be a one stop shop for you. If you are looking to generate support for a project, learn valuable communication and business growth strategies or find a local organization to share your talents and compassion with, you will find Focus on Women Magazine to be your niche too. You will feel as if you have received a bundle of empowering magazines on a rack all in one - and it is lightweight too.

The magazine is published by Joslyn Wolfe, a proud Maryland native who has made our state a better place to live just by being a part of it. Wolfe is a dedicated, caring, philanthropic woman who is well-versed on wellness, lifestyle, education, charity and community needs. She sees where the gaps are and has the magic touch to fill them in through the power of the pen. Currently getting ready to present the Women of Impact Awards Reception by way of Focus on Women Magazine, Wolfe has big aspirations for the fall. Proceeds will fund Focus on Women's micro credit grant fund and this is just one endeavor. The giving does not stop here.

Whether it is by reading, advertising or both, you can make a mark in the magazine that lends itself to a very stable and solid future. We offer the most competitive prices, far below other publications in the area and our generous supporters and biggest advocates are names that are not to be taken lightly. We thrive thanks to being in the company of repeat ads from Johns Hopkins, the VA Hospital, Department of Health and Hygiene and the University of Maryland. We are also pleased to be listed by Dun and Bradstreet and have a CCR number. While the sometimes referred to glass ceiling may have a few small cracks, Focus on Women Magazine uses their burning desire to educate and empower women of all ages around the world to shatter through this barrier.

ADVERTISING: Focus on Women Magazine (FOWM) reserves the right to reject, revise or cancel any advertisement that does not meet the standards of its advisory board. Acceptance of advertising does not carry with it an endorsement by the publisher of FOWM. The advertiser assumes sole responsibility for all statements contained in submitted copy and will indemnify FOWM's owners, publishers, and employees against any and all liability, loss, or expense arising out of claims for libel, unfair trade names, patents, copyrights and proprietary rights. FOWM shall not be liable for failure for any reason to insert an advertisement nor shall it be liable for reason of error, omission, or failure to insert any part of an advertisement. FOWM will not be liable for the delay or failure in performance in publication or distribution, if all or any portion of an issue is delayed or suspended for any reason. FOWM will exercise provident judgement in such instance and will make adjustments for the advertiser whenever and where ever possible and as deemed appropriate. FOWM will not be responsible for unsolicited material or reproductions made by advertisers.
Focus on Women Magazine is a bi-monthly publication for women, to women, and about women which focuses on topics of interest to women and is geared towards a multi-generational audience.

Publisher: Joslyn Wolfe, Editor: Kathy Pettway,
Design/Production: Robin/Fishbyte - Design fowmag@gmail.com

For Advertising in Focus on Women magazine : email at info@focusonwomenmagazine.com

It is available by subscription, or on display stands and at approved public and private venues throughout the Baltimore Metropolitan area, including Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Ellicott City and Columbia. The editorial content of Focus on Women Magazine does not necessarily reflect the views of our advertisers or readers. Focus on Women Magazine is not responsible for editorial comment other than its own. For story ideas, calendar of events, or ads, contact Focus on Women Magazine at nicbri@focusonwomenmagazine.com, or by Phone at 410-294-2932 or by mail
4615 Oakview Court, Ellicott City, Maryland 21042
or our second Inner Harbor address at
400 E. Pratt Street, Suite 800, Baltimore, MD 21202.

© 2007-2018 Focus on Women Magazine. All rights reserved. No part of this publication can be reproduced without prior express written consent of the publisher.


Joslyn Wolfe - Publisher

When illusions are abound, discernment is our greatest ally. From Social Media. to cable news sources, to self-serving messengers, and from as Shakespeare puts it, statements from those who feed us half-truths that lead us to our harm. All can be ingredients that make up a main course of gluttonous information stemming from sources of dubious intent. In the absence of critical thinking, we may find ourselves in a self-imposed eclipse of misinformation. In essence, to be well informed, and armed with truth, it behooves us to question the maelstrom of information that surrounds us, take time to examine the motives of the source and look beyond the facade of appearances to probe deeper to determine facts from fiction. It is through these means that we are empowered to make informed decisions to improve the quality of our lives, our community and our world.

"Fair is foul and foul is fair." -- William Shakespeare

Happy Summer,

All the best,
Joslyn (Joslyn Wolfe, Publisher)

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