Ferguson Youth Initiative and Ferguson Youth Advisory Board

Ferguson Youth Initiative (FYI)
FYI’s Mission – FYI is a 501(c)(3)  serving the youth of the Ferguson community by encouraging them and engaging them as active members of the community, developing programs as needed, and further communicating and partnering with existing community youth programs.

For more information on the Ferguson Youth Initiative and the Ferguson Youth Advisory Board please visit the Ferguson Youth Initiative website.

For a calendar of FYI/FYAB events, click here.

Contact Us

  1. Ferguson Youth Initiative (FYI) and Ferguson Youth Advisory Board (FYAB)
    110 Church Street
    Ferguson, MO 63135


Ferguson Youth Advisory Board (FYAB)
The purpose of the Youth Advisory Board is to provide the City Council a youth perspective on issues that affect the City of Ferguson and to provide youth with a forum to be active and make a difference in their community.

Current Roster

Jessica Baranowski       12th, McCluer High School
Jacob Chabot                11th, McCluer High School
Cynthia Nathan              10th, McCluer High School
Parris Nathan                12th, McCluer High School
Brandon Pappert            11th, McCluer High School
Donald Patterson           10th, McCluer High School
George Taylor                12th, Home Schooled

Adult Board Members
Gail Babcock                 Ferguson Resident
Adrian Shrosphire          Ferguson Resident
Raghib Muhammed       McCluer South-Berkeley High School Teacher
Matt Asikainen              Ferguson Parks and Recreation Department
Craig Horton                  Ferguson Police Department
Dwayne T. James          Ferguson City Council, City Council Liaison