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  • Mentor of the Month – Jordan McBride

    April 16, 2014 by admin

    Jordan McBride, a senior marketing major at NCCU, has been involved as a mentor with Movement of Youth for three months now. He believed that by becoming a part of the mentor program, he could give back the knowledge he gained on his own when growing up. “I did not have anyone guiding me, and…Read More

    Inestin Petit-Homme’s Finalist Spot in the Sidney Lanier Creative Writing Competition.

    April 7, 2014 by admin

    Inestin Petit-Homme was selected as finalist in the Sidney Lanier Creative Writing Competition after submitting a short-story that he wrote. The competition, hosted by Mercer University offers a $20,000 to the most creative short story. This money is given to student in increments of $5,000 per year, to help with the cost of college tuition….Read More

    Alayah Glenn’s induction into the Order of the Golden Fleece

    April 7, 2014 by admin

    Congratulations to Alayah Glenn on her induction into The Order of the Golden Fleece! Glenn, a senior at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, was inducted into the prestigious organization on March 21st. Founded in 1904, the Order of the Golden Fleece is the university’s oldest and highest honorary society. Those eligible for…Read More

    Braxton and Carrington Smith: Bowling Pros

    April 7, 2014 by admin

    Siblings Braxton and Carrington Smith are “striking” out their competition! The competitive bowlers have recently earned their highest game scores ever in their eight-year career. Carrington has a high game of 224 and Braxton has a high game of 255. Of course, it was no easy feat! Carrington said, “[Competitions] can be nerve racking. There…Read More

    MOY Alum, Jharrison Gillespie looks back on his experience with MOY

    April 7, 2014 by admin

    Jharrison Gillespie was a mentee at MOY for four years and many of his experiences have shaped him into the person he is today. Gillespie said he specifically benefited from the college application process discussions, interview tips and college tours. His best memory with MOY is the weekend that he got to stay at a…Read More

    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