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  • 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

    IAMGREAT Project

    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

    MOY Executive Director to Deliver TED Talk at Duke University

    February 13, 2014 by admin

    All over the world, people are coming together to watch TED talks given by extraordinary individuals who have ideas or experiences that, given the right platform, could affect millions of people. On March 22, 2014 at the Reynolds Auditorium at Duke University, Movement of Youth Executive Director Atrayus Goode will deliver an 18-minute motivational talk…Read More

    MOY Executive Director Recognized at Leadership Triangle Awards Gala

    December 29, 2013 by admin

    Durham, NC — On Monday, December 9th, 2013, several hundred people from all corners of the Research Triangle Region converged on the Bay 7 of the American Tobacco Campus in Durham, NC to celebrate the past, present and future of regional leadership. The Leadership Triangle Awards Gala, formerly called the Goodmon Awards, named after James…Read More