Thank you for your support of FYI on May 6th with giveSTLday. (photo courtesy of givestlday)
Ferguson Youth Initiative * Ferguson, MOJune 2014
Teen Festival 2014  Sunday, October 12
1-4 pm * Backbay & Old Ferg East 

We are in the early stages of planning the inaugural Teen Festival to be held in Ferguson on Sunday October 12th.The teen festival is one of the goals of the current Ferguson Youth Advisory Board. 
It is Free.
 Complete this survey to help us pick activities.


The FYAB Meeting is Tues. July 1st at 5:30 pm
in the FYI Youth Lounge 
(110 Church, Ferguson, MO)
FYI's Professional Development
Programs starts Monday June 23
Familiarizing teens on the steps to becoming professionals

Geared for teens 13 - 18 years of age, this five-week program is designed to familiarize students with employment strategies.  The program will also address different school and employment options and present guest speakers. Email us for more information!

The inaugural Earn-A-Computer class in Ferguson graduated 
and left with their computers.
The St. Louis Byte Works program aims to teach kids that they can set goals - and reach them. During this free six-week program, kids attend a series of hands-on courses. The courses are designed for 4th-8th grade students. The next class starts on Wednesday, July 7th.  The class is limited to eight (8) students per session.  Apply today.
needs your application!!!
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keeps doing great work!

FCSP provides youth the option to perform service in lieu of fines for ordinance violations. You might have seen their work with the flower beds at the Farmer's Market or in your neighborhood.

Great Day at the Market
at the FYI Food Booth

Thank you for visiting our booth at the farmer's market on May 31. 

Teen Volunteer Opportunities
Earn service hours, earn Teen Activity Card points, or just help your community!
  • FYI Works - Come help with crafts or come to help fix up the FYI youth spaces. Come for a short time or the entire time ... pizza and soda provided.
  • Ferguson Community Gardens & Ferguson Farmer's Market - Opportunities available now.  Please email Marveena with questions or placement request
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