2018-05-12 / News

YAC Spring Brunch Raises Nearly $1,000 for Youth Programs


Members of the community foundation’s Youth Advisory Council served brunch to the Mackinac Island community Sunday, April 8, at the annual spring fundraiser. Pictured are (front, from left) Guyil Mosley, Jack Kaminen, Brooke Dziobak, Trevor Pereny, John Andress, Makenna Horricks, Gabe Hepker; (back) Nora Bailey, Mabel Styburski, Xavier Mosley, Wyatt Morse, Dominic Morse, Leon Sehoyan, Ava Sehoyan, Albert Mosley, and Hannah Styburski. Missing from photograph is Aidan Ogle. (Photograph by Kate Dupre) Members of the community foundation’s Youth Advisory Council served brunch to the Mackinac Island community Sunday, April 8, at the annual spring fundraiser. Pictured are (front, from left) Guyil Mosley, Jack Kaminen, Brooke Dziobak, Trevor Pereny, John Andress, Makenna Horricks, Gabe Hepker; (back) Nora Bailey, Mabel Styburski, Xavier Mosley, Wyatt Morse, Dominic Morse, Leon Sehoyan, Ava Sehoyan, Albert Mosley, and Hannah Styburski. Missing from photograph is Aidan Ogle. (Photograph by Kate Dupre) Members of the Mackinac Island community were treated to a brunch served by members of the Mackinac Island Community Foundation’s Youth Advisory Council Sunday, April 8. The event raised nearly $1,000 for the Youth Fund, from which the Youth Advisory Council awards grants for youth programs on the Island.

The fundraiser was well attended, said foundation executive director Stephanie McGreevy.

The Youth Advisory Council convenes to offer grants twice a year. Since 2000, the group has awarded $138,703 to 152 programs or projects.

The council includes middle school and high school students. Serving this year are John Andress, Nora Bailey, Brooke Dziobak, Gabe Hepker, Makenna Horricks, Jack Kaminen, Dominic Morse, Wyatt Morse, Albert Mosley, Guyil Mosley, Xavier Mosley, Aidan Ogle, Trevor Pereny, Ava Sehoyan, Leon Sehoyan, Hannah Styburski, and Mabel Styburski.

Parents Lisa Dziobak and Allison Sehoyan lead the Youth Advisory Council.

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