Nation Building for Native Youth 2017 – UNITY, Inc.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Nation Building for Native Youth 2017

July 27 @ 11:00 am - July 29 @ 2:00 pm UTC-7

Free

Nation Building for Native Youth 2017

July 27-29 at Embassy Suites in Scottsdale, Arizona

You are Invited to be a special guest of the 2017 NBNY (Nation Building for Native Youth) from July 27 through July 29, 2017, as part of our partnership with America’s foremost leadership organization for Native Youth, UNITY! 

UNITY, in partnership with the Nick Lowery Youth Foundation, is now accepting applications for the 2017 NBNY exclusive training!

There are a limited number of scholarships available for this unique and exciting event. NBNY’s emphasis and focus is on your Future in Championship Advocacy and Problem Solving in Indian Country! Former UNITY Co-Presidents and leaders Josh Tso, J’shon Lee, Jared Ivins-Massey and many others have been outstanding participants and, later, peer leaders for NBNY.

Developed at Harvard from 2000-2002, NBNY has trained 500 Native youth from over 30 tribes over 15 years; it is a powerful mix of public speaking, leadership styles, and creative group skills, along with inspirational talks from national figures like Internationally-acclaimed speakers Pasqua Yaqui musician Gabriel Ayala and ‘Rich Dad/Poor Dad’ author Sharon Lechter, Be Legendary’s James Carter, and NFL Oakland Raiders All-Pro Legend Lincoln Kennedy, and led by Nick Lowery, former 2-time White House Office of National Service staffer, NFL Kansas City Chiefs Hall of Famer, co-founder of Native Vision, and former Chair/Founding Director of the National Fund for Excellence in American Indian Education.

Be inspired! Check out the video below:

NBNY’s dynamic vision of Inspiring Creativity and Leadership has been featured in Indian Country Today, Arizona Foothills Magazine, The Phoenix Business Journal, The Arizona Republic, and the PBS documentary, Hungry Minds. http://vimeo.com/93789196.

NBNY will improve your likelihood to succeed in applying for college and meaningful employment by strengthening your confidence, self-awareness, authentic leadership style, well-defined purpose, and public speaking skills – seize this opportunity!

Candidates are on a first come, first serve basis: Register NOW!

Details

Start:
July 27 @ 11:00 am
End:
July 29 @ 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

UNITY
Phone:
(480) 718-9793
Email:
events@unityinc.org
Website:
www.unityinc.org

Venue

Embassy Suites Scottsdale
4415 Paradise Village Pkwy N
Phoenix, AZ 85032 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
(480) 718-9793
Website:
https://UNITY.formstack.com/forms/2016_nbny_application

Who's Attending

25 people are attending Nation Building for Native Youth 2017

  • Karrilyn Brown
  • Eileen pike
  • Lauren Shelly Pina
  • Tolbert Massey
  • Toni D'renee Sandoval
  • Steve Harvey
  • Gwen Andrews
  • Audriana A Mitchell
  • Joel Lopez
  • Teela Johnson
  • Alicia Begolin
  • Brenda Pusher-Begay
  • Jay Massey-Heyl
  • Clay havier
  • Load all attendees
Tickets are not available as this event has passed.