NY1's Rebecca Spitz interviewing a young FYI'er about the November food drive to support the FYI food pantry.

NY1's Rebecca Spitz interviewing a young FYI'er about the November food drive to support the FYI food pantry.

20 Years of Service

Youth Today, May 2016

     Keeping Adolescents Engaged in Afterschool

Manhattan Times, May 2014

     For Your Information: FYI Marks 2 Decades of Service

DNA Info, May 2014

     Uptown Youth Groups Turns Recycled Goods into Fashionable Threads

CBS News, May 2013

     Hudson Heights Neighbors Not Pleased After Teens’ Mural Was Painted Over

Manhattan Times, November 2012

     Youth Food Pantry Goes Mobile

Columbia University Newsroom, November 2012

     Meet The Youth Behind CUMC’s Food Drive

Manhattan Times, October 2012

     United Palace Cathedral Honors Outstanding Leaders

New York 1 News, November 2011

     Manhattan Youth Group Reaches Food Drive Milestone

Afterschool Alliance, November 2011, Issue Brief No. 52

     Service-Learning in Afterschool: Helping Students Grow and Communities Prosper

NY Daily News, October 2011

     Living: Your Guide to Washington Heights

Manhattan Times, September 2011

     Camp in the Heights: Summer of a Lifetime

Manhattan Times, May 2011

     Using Art to Cross the Generations

Manhattan Times, December 2009

     New Director at FYI Sets Path For Nonprofit

New York Times, July 2008

     Giving City Children Their Sea Legs

Manhattan Times, March 2007

     The Young Lords of Washington Heights

NY1, New Yorker of the Week,  July 2005

     Steve Ramos and FYI Helps Kids Learn To Give Back To the Community

KPC News, Indiana, February 2005

     NYC Youth Share Philanthropic Experiences

Afterschool Matters, Spring 2003

     We Think You Need a Vacation; The Discipline Model at Fresh Youth Initiatives

New York Times, December 2001

     A Building Designed For Youth

U.S. News & World Report, April 2000

     Teens Get Real

New York Times, February 1998

     Community Service at Center Court

NY Daily News, January 1998

     Teens With a Mission