Conference – UNITY, Inc.

2017 National Conference Sponsorship Opportunities Available

In July 2017, more than 1,800 Native American and Alaska Native youth, advisors and supporters are expected to gather in Denver, CO for the National UNITY Conference. They will share their cultures and seek solutions to common community problems. They will be challenged. They will learn. They will interact and enjoy the fellowship of Native youth from throughout the United States – all in a positive, inclusive setting, and in the spirit of unity.

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National Conference Theme Announced

Theme: Finding Wellness and Healing within Our Cultures

The conference theme helps guide the planners as they choose workshop topics, invite keynote presenters, select exhibitors, and plan conference activities and events. This year’s theme, developed by members of the Executive Committee with guidance from members of the National UNITY Council, focuses on health and wellness and underscores the significance of recent projects such as Today’s Native Leaders, Wellness Warriors, and Fitness 40.

Those who attend may expect a conference agenda that challenges, generates interest, provides valuable information, entertains, and teaches. Preparations are moving forward and we look forward to seeing everyone at the UNITY Family gathering in Denver, Colorado and sharing this fun, memorable experience..

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Book Your Room for 2017 Conference

Downtown DenverHost Hotel – Hyatt Regency Denver
Book Your Room HERE Now!
Or call 1-888-421-1442 and mention “United National Indian Tribal Youth” for conference rate.
Please note: A Non-Refundable 1 night deposit will be charged 60 days prior to arrival. There is an early departure fee of one night’s room and tax.

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2017 National UNITY Conference – Denver, Colorado

Learn more about the 2017 National UNITY Conference and register online HERE.

The 2017 National UNITY Conference is set to take place Thursday, July 6, through Monday, July 10, 2017, at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, Colorado. More than 1,700 attendees will be expected once again for the largest Native youth gathering in the country.

The exciting 5-day conference agenda is like none-other. Attendees will once again enjoy popular keynote speakers, have access to 40+ workshops, participate in fun and unique peer-led fitness activities, have access to more than 50 exhibitors, and experience the uniqueness of the National UNITY Conference through the UNITY fire, the UNITY drum, the UNITY College and Career Expo , a cultural exchange, talent night, and the annual UNITY Banquet & Awards Celebration and Dance!

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Call for Workshop Submissions

Are you interested in conducting a workshop at the 2017 National UNITY Conference?

The 2017 National UNITY Conference is set to take place July 6 – 10, 2017 in Denver, Colorado. UNITY will draw more than 1,800 participants from across the country, representing tribal and urban communities. UNITY serves Native American and Alaska Native youth ages 14-24 years old. Your workshop content should be appealing and directed to youth in this age range.

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“Thank you” to our 2016 National Conference Sponsors!

We want to give a HUGE THANK YOU to our sponsors and supporters of the 2016 National UNITY Conference! Your investment and support of Native youth leadership development is greatly appreciated. You helped make this one of “the best” conferences to date!

UNITY 2016 National Conference Sponsor Page

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Video: About UNITY

The following video provides a brief description of UNITY and its programs.

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Monday News Update from the 2016 National UNITY Conference

The following video news update highlights the activities that took place on Monday, July 25 at the 2016 National UNITY Conference.

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UNITY Conference Brings Together Youth

The following story is from the July 26, 2016 NewsOK Website. Click here to view a related news video.

Uniting for the 40th anniversary of the United National Indian Tribal Youth (UNITY) conference, American Indian students came from across the country for the five-day event in Oklahoma City.

“This is where UNITY was founded and we wanted to come back on its anniversary to celebrate,” said Mary Kim Titla, executive director for UNITY. (Click here to read the rest of the story on the NewsOK website.)

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Meet Those Who Received Awards During the 2016 National Conference

During its 40th Anniversary Gala (Banquet) UNITY recognized a number of individuals and a special Youth Council with awards. The awardees included the Golda Cook Scholarship winners, as well as the recipients of the Eddie Wadda UNITY Alumni Award, the JR Cook Advisor of the Year Award, and the Youth Council of the Year Award. The following videos introduce the recipients as well as those individuals who serve as the inspiration for the awards. Thanks to all the awardees for their outstanding individual accomplishments and for their service to their communities and Native youth. (Click on the Read More button to view the page where the related videos are shown.)

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