Welcome to GOYA

Greek Orthodox Youth of America - the goal of GOYA is to bring young people(teenagers) to our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

This ministry is for young people in 7th through 12th Grade and ages 12-18.

GOYA provides numerous opportunities for faith enhancement, fellowship and personal spiritual growth.

Sample Calendar of GOYA Events 
Holy Cross Day- Retrieval of the Cross (September)
Mr. and Miss GOYA Pageant  (October)
Annual Religious Retreat (offsite)  ( Autumn)
Metropolis of New Jersey Folk Dance Festival ( January) 
Athletics: Basketball, Volleyball & Soccer ( Autumn)
Visit to St. Michael's Home for the Elderly ( Spring)
Bridges Runs for the homeless  ( Autumn & Winter)
Ice Skating in NYC  ( Winter)
Sights and Sounds Talent Showcase  ( March)
Saint John Chrysostom Oratorical Festival  ( March)
Annual Lenten Over Night Lock in Retreat  ( Spring)
Metropolis of New Jersey GOYA Olympics: Indoor & Outdoor ( May)
Wyckoff Day ( June)

Advisor Contact

Fr. Bill Gikas  frbill@stnicholasnj.org

201 652 4774 ext. 12