Youth M.O.V.E. NC
Youth Motivating Others through Voices of Experience (M.O.V.E.) Youth MOVE National is a youth-driven, chapter-based organization dedicated to uniting the voices of youth nationwide. Founded in 2007 and officially registered as an independent 501(c)(3) organization in 2013, we’ve grown to more than 60 chapters all around the country. You can read more about how we were founded in our history page.
As the Statewide Chapter of Youth M.O.V.E, North Carolina Families United will promote the involvement of young adults throughout the state by Assisting young adults and agency partners with bringing youth leadership development to their area Offering individual youth memberships to young adults interested in transforming systems (including mental health) while raising awareness and reducing stigma Improving youth involvement on decision-making boards at the local and state levels Uniting the voices of young adults through youth leadership development and expanding local chapters of Youth M.O.V.E in North Carolina Creating opportunities for peer-to-peer mentoring. We will post updates and meeting information here and on all socials. Please see our contacts page to reach either Lacy or Camron in our youth department for questions, comments, and concerns.
We believe strongly that youth are the leaders of today, not tomorrow; all youth should be equal partners in the process of change; and that youth can motivate others through their voices of experience.
This is just the beginning. Please visit our Youth MOVE national page for more information and connections.
We are having monthly meetings on the 3rd Saturday of the month at 1 pm please check our news page for the link and flyer!