Waseem has been a member of the Floyd Youth Action Team for three-years. The Youth Action Team is comprised of approximately 20 high school students from all county and city high schools and is sponsored by Northwest Georgia Public Health. The Youth Action Team addresses issues that are teen related and plans projects and campaigns around those issues to raise awareness and educate their peers. Some of the issues that they recently addressed are substance abuse prevention, teen dating violence prevention, teen pregnancy prevention, STD prevention and children’s mental health awareness.
Waseem has served as a Team Leader for the Floyd Youth Action Team for two-years and currently is the vice president. In the announcement presenting the award, she was lauded for "providing a wonderful example of effective leadership." Commission board member Christa Gilmore stated, "Fatima has a genuine ability to connect with her teammates and she really shines when working with younger youth."