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The Fort Worth Youth Orchestra Parents' Guild was created and organized in November of 1971 by the FWYO Board of Directors for the purpose of providing volunteer support for FWYO activities. Support activities include:

  • volunteerism for FWYO activities

  • organization of Special Events to benefit the FWYO

  • organization of hospitality events for FWYO musicians


The Parents' Guild Meetings are typically held the second Sunday of each month at 4pm, during the rehearsal season. Currently, meetings are being held via Zoom, and details will be sent out and posted in advance of each meeting.


Membership is encouraged for ALL families in our program. Yearly Dues start at $25 payable to FWYO Parents' Guild.


Our 2023–2024 Elected Officers:

  • Angela Brooks, President

  • Sarah Banis, Vice President

  • Jason Williams, Treasurer

  • Melanie Gamble, Secretary


Standing Committees:

  • Fundraising – Brent Huskins, chair

  • Membership – Chair volunteer needed

  • Records – Melanie Gamble, chair

  • Special Events – Chair open

For questions or if you are interested in joining our leadership team, please contact us at

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