On Saturday we started this New Year with The Compassion Experience Exhibit. Allowing our youth to experience what it is like living in poverty in another part of the world. The surprising thing was they could relate to these situations very well and wanted to Sponsor a child from there. […]

The Compassion Experience Exhibit


Thank You to everyone for a very successful YPOI Luncheon. It was all about our graduates, their families, and our sponsors. God was truly in the building as the spirit of love and integrity-filled the room. We are especially proud of our graduates Mahogany Harrison (Hickory High), Jonathan Holloway (Maiden […]

YPOI Luncheon


Please join us at our annual luncheon on December 7 at First Baptist Hickory beginning at 11:30am. This will be an opportunity for you, as a stakeholder to be updated on YPOI’s progress and meet some of our fabulous youth. Our theme this past year and moving into the new […]

Annual Luncheon



We had an awesome time making new friends and having fun with the Youth of 1st Presbyterian Church in Hickory this evening. We Made Friends for life. I thank God for the opportunity “We Should Be The Change We Wish To See In This World”.

Youth of 1st Presbyterian Church


Thank You to the congregation of the Church of The Master for allowing us to participate in their Trunk or Treat Fall Festival. Our kids look forward to this community service opportunity every year. Great job YPOI!!!    

Trunk or Treat Fall Festival


We want to thank Doug Rinehart and is family for giving our Young People the opportunity of a college experience as we toured A&T University. Our kids loved it.

A&T University



As much as we work in the community this evening was dedicated to kicking back and having fun. Date with an Angel Dance at CVCC put on by my fraternity Kappa Alpha Psi Hickory Alumni.

Date With An Angel Dance


Our leadership Development Program Young People of Integrity volunteered our time helping out at the Recovery Rally at the Hickory Soup Kitchen. Once again our youth stepped up to the plate and hit a home run. But don’t take it from me “Pictures Are Worth A Thousand Words”.

Recovery Rally


Today Young Of Integrity had a youth forum which gave our youth an opportunity to gather knowledge and wisdom about the false promises and traps the streets will set in order to reel them in.  

Meeting September 16th



Young People of Integrity collaborating with the Hickory Police Department in a “Back to School Block Party ” at the Ridgeview Recreation Center.  

Back to School Block Party