Join this exciting group of young professionals who support Forest Park through fun and lively networking events throughout St. Louis.

We are a group of young professionals living in St. Louis and the surrounding area. We love and support Forest Park. For us, the Park symbolizes community, an active lifestyle and a place to bring art and culture to the public. This is a group for people who want to meet other active, community-driven 20 and 30-year-olds in a fun, social environment. Some of our networking events include happy hours, behind-the-scenes tours, service projects, an annual outdoor tournament and more. All proceeds from our memberships and events benefit Forest Park Forever.

Register for the Young Friends Golf Tournament!

Join the Young Friends of Forest Park Forever for a golf tournament at Probstein Golf Course on Friday, May 5! Team check-in starts at noon with a box lunch provided. The tournament begins at 1:15 p.m. and dinner will be at 6:00 p.m.

Golf Tournament contests include:
Closest to the pin | Hole in one (win a car!) | Longest drive | 50/50 raffle | Silent auction (at dinner)

For more information about sponsorship opportunities please contact Erin Eisenhard at

Membership has its perks! Become a Young Friends Member for $100 today and enjoy these benefits:

  • Free admission to all Young Friends Happy Hours
  • Invitation to the annual member appreciation event
  • Discounted registration fee for the I Love Forest Park 5K
  • Coupon Book for discounts at Forest Park Attractions
  • Forest Park Forever Newsletter
  • Member Window Cling

2017 Young Friends of Forest Park Forever Board

  • SiSi Beltrán, President
  • Ali K. Hogan, Vice-President
  • Isabel Acevedo
  • Drew Biondo
  • Joseph Higgins
  • Kyle Hogan
  • Audrie Howard
  • Melissa Howe
  • Tom Lantzy
  • Mark Milford
  • Christopher Novak
  • Katie Petru
  • Bill Schute
  • Stephen Sedlak
  • Henok Tekle
  • Ryan Tkach

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