September 2013 - Plenty of Teen Events Happening in Ferguson
The 1st Trash to Treasure Craft Saturday is Saturday
This Saturday, FYI will host the first session on transforming old furniture, soda cans, candle remnants into treasure. These treasured items will be reused in the new youth spaces at the old firehouse or resold as part of a fundraiser for FYI. This Saturday from 10 am - Noon at 110 Church Street. Come around back to the Backbay.
Next Spot 394 is October 12th
The next Spot 394 is October 12th and will take place at the Emerson Family YMCA from 7 - 10 pm.  This teen event is packed with activities including basketball, swimming, volleyball, games, movies, PlayStation, music and of course food.  Tickets are only $1 and can be purchased from the Ferguson Parks & Rec office or at your local school.  Click here for more details ... See you there!
FYI Teen Activity Card & Incentive Program
The FYI Activity Card is an incentive program rewarding youth for volunteering and attending Ferguson Parks & Recreation and FYI / FYAB events. With this card, teens get points towards Parks&Rec Teen Trips and/or other rewards. Click here for more information.
MAKING IT with iBones - Become a Teen Entrepreneur

FYI is offering teens an opportunity to develop their business skills while earning a little cash. iBones are gourmet dog bones that have successfully been manufactured, marketed, and sold in the St. Louis region for years ...  
If interested, send an email to
Call for Youth Board Members

Deadline to submit your application for this year's Ferguson Youth Advisory Board is September 27th.  Help enrich the lives of other youth by serving on the board.
Click here for more information.
Additional Events Happening in Ferguson 
In This Issue
Trash to Treasure * This Saturday
Spot 394 * Oct 12th
Activity Card Incentive Program
Become An Entreprenuer
Call for FYAB Members
Additional Events
Student Logo Contest
Organization Spotlight

Parent University Series - Preparing Our Students for the Next Level
Wellspring Church is offering a Parent University Series. 
This series helps parents preparing our students for the next level of education. It's open to all parents. 

First session is Sept 16, 2013 from 7:00 - 8:00 pm.  Wellspring is located at 33 S. Florissant Road in Downtown Ferguson.

This series is offered in partnership with Ferguson Florissant School District and Superior Support Services.
Help Us Support Young People

FYI is a not for profit organization serving the youth of the Ferguson community by encouraging them and engaging them as active members of the community, partnering with existing community youth programs, and developing programs as needed.