10/02/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Focus On The Family Lay-Offs: 110 Positions Cut, Including Two Executives

Focus on the Family has cut its workforce by nearly half since 2002.

Friday's layoff of 110 workers reduced its staff to 750. Over the past two years, Focus has let go 385 employees. Eight years ago it had 1,400 on the payroll.

"The economy continues to be in recession," said Focus spokesman Gary Schneeberger, explaining the latest cuts. "And people who have given in the past are having financial difficulties of their own."

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