Mentor of the Month – Kelsey Williams

March 11, 2014 by admin

Kelsey Williams is 19-years-old and attends the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She began her involvement with Movement of Youth in November of 2013, when she decided to become a mentor. From her 5 months of being involved with MOY, she believes that the kids benefit from this program by being driven by…Read More

Mentee of the Month – Zayah Feaster

March 11, 2014 by admin

Zayah Feaster is fourteen-years-old and is a freshman at Riverside High School. As a member for three years, Zayah believes that MOY has taught him how to help out others. He also values the advice and input his mentors have given him in both his academics and life outside of school. The connections he has…Read More

Leonard McNair and His Passion for Debate

March 11, 2014 by admin

Leonard McNair, an active MOY member for two years now, is following his dreams and passion through the art of debate. Leonard began with an interest in becoming a lawyer; therefore he joined the Woods Charter Debate team. As time went on, he found that his real passion was in business. “In business, oral presentations…Read More

Martin Kendrick’s Involvement and Accomplishment in the North Carolina Youth Legislative Assembly

March 11, 2014 by admin

Martin Kendrick is a junior at Cary Academy and a co-chair of the North Carolina Youth Legislative Assembly. The assembly is a mock legislative session where high school students voice their opinions on issues pertaining to local, state, and federal government. In March, Martin will attend a three-day conference to present his bill, “An Act…Read More


March 3, 2014 by admin

Movement of Youth recently participated in the “Power of Youth in Service” Forum featuring one of America’s most provocative public intellectuals, Dr. Cornel West. Cornel West is the Class of 1943 University Professor at Princeton University. He appears frequently on the Bill Maher Show, Colbert Report, CNN and C-Span as well as on his dear…Read More