The Bosnian Islamic Center of St. Louis (BICSTL) is a religious, charitable, social, cultural and educational non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that supports a community of believers who strive to strengthen and preserve Islamic and Bosnian Identity in the greater St. Louis area.
Bosnian Muslim Youth of St. Louis (B MY STL) is a youth club for members of BICSTL whose mission is to spark youth involvement in community development and dialogue, provide a platform for expression, establish a diverse and supportive network of youth and the greater community and help youth build strong character and realize their full potential as responsible citizens and leaders. B MY STL will take participating youth to experience different adventures around the greater St. Louis area to bond and learn more about our religion, culture, and history.
B MY STL Membership Requirements
- Participants must be at least 17 years old
- Participants must come to at least 10 BICSTL sponsored events (i.e., lectures, performances, etc.).
- Participants must complete 10 hours of volunteerism for BICSTL.
- PARTICIPANTS MUST HAVE FUN!
The following rules and guidelines are equally binding on adult leaders/chaperones and youth.
Non-Negotiable Rules and Guidelines
Any participant failing to abide by these rules will be sent home and may face disciplinary action including expulsion from the youth club.
- Participants will be respectful, encouraging, and will maintain a positive attitude toward others at all times.
- Participants will be respectful of the property of others.
- Participants will avoid the use of foul language, cursing, or any speech (including “humor”) which puts down, makes fun of, or stereotypes other person(s) or group(s).
- No use of illicit drugs or alcohol
- No sexual misconduct (defined as exposure, touching, or inappropriate reference to body areas normally covered by undergarments)
- Smoking and the use of tobacco products are not allowed to, from, or during any trip.
- Will not break any American laws in the United States or any other country.