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


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

Stuffing Backpacks for Block Party



Our Leadership Development Program “Young People of Integrity” just keeps getting better and better. Today we Collaborated with The Church of the Master in an act of kindness by Feeding The Homeless. This event brought back so many memories of being homeless myself, but even more, it left a lasting […]

Community Lunch