The Friends of the City of Belfast Youth Orchestra or FCBYO as it is better known, is an Association (registered as a Charity with the Charities Commission in Northern Ireland - Charity Registration Number:NIC101408) that plays a supporting role in assisting the Orchestra in whatever way possible/required.
The main objective is to fund-raise to enable the Orchestra to stage concert tours and other major events.
The Association works in co-operation with the Education Authority Belfast Region with regard to protocol, policies and procedures.
Dr. Ronnie Kells OBE
Chairperson Sean McIntyre
Treasurer Matt Dring
Secretary Sheila Ross
Paul McBride - CBYO Conductor
Robert Briscoe - CBYO Manager
Therese McKinney - Acting Head of Music Service