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Phone: 985-801-0678 | Fax: 985-809-0300
Join us for the largest Native youth gathering in the nation. UNITY has made it easier for you to register for both conferences in one transaction if you wish!

Click Here for the 2020 UNITY Midyear Conference Program
2020 NUC Midyear Business Meeting Agenda

FRIDAY, February 14 – MONDAY, 17, 2020
CLICK HERE: Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Phoenix Tempe
Tempe, Arizona
Conference Rates are $275.00 On-site
 No Refund Policy will be in effect starting February 1, 2020 for the UNITY Midyear Conference.

National UNITY Conference 

FRIDAY, July 3 – TUESDAY, July 7, 2020
CLICK HERE: Washington Marriott Wardman Park
Or call for more info: 877-212-5752
Washington, DC
Early Bird Special Registration Rates – Now to March 1: $300
March 2 – June 26: $350
On-site $400.00

UNITY’s Round Dance and Culture Night is Open to the Public

UNITY Round Dance &  Cultural Showcase is open to the public! We hope to see you there.

Three Resolutions for the National UNITY Council to Consider

Greetings National UNITY Council,

Your UNITY youth leaders have been busy! On behalf of your elected Executive Committee representatives, we are eager to share the following proposed initiatives sponsored by various Programs within the UNITY Network. Each Program focuses on a different aspect of the social, mental, spiritual and physical development. As you may know the members of each UNITY-affiliated youth council appoint two individuals (one young woman, one young man) to serve as their representatives on the National UNITY Council (NUC).   Read More


The UNITY Earth Ambassadors know that the time to address Climate Change is Now. Our people have always been earth protectors and caretakers. What better way to revitalize our cultural environmental teaching than on the 50th Anniversary or National Earth Day! Your Earth Ambassadors are proposing a Resolution for the NUC each host a UNITY Day collectively celebrating Earth Day together this April 22, 2020!    Learn more about UNITY Incentive Registration Prizes for Youth Council and Individuals. Read More Below.

#UNITYEarthDay       Sign up HERE!  

2020 UNITY Earth Day Resolution 

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UNITY Executive Committee Representative Featured in USA TODAY

National UNITY Council’s Midwest Representative Anthony Tamez-Pochel was featured in the following USA TODAY article addressing the false narratives of Columbus Day.  “For many Americans, the second Monday in October is a celebration of Italian heritage and Christopher Columbus’s 1492 voyage to the Americas. But a growing number of cities, states and universities are abandoning ship and replacing Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day, also known as Native Americans Day.”  Read the  entire original article here by Grace Hauck USA TODAY  Read More

Earth Ambassador Calls on Youth From Across Oregon Declare A Climate Emergency

UNITY Earth Ambassador, and President of the Siletz Tribal Youth Council Jeidah DeZurney, 21, spoke at a youth climate action rally Feb. 6, 2020 in Portland. She called on leaders to act now and create climate policy that will mitigate greenhouse gas emissions. “My people have self-sustained by traditional foods our entire history. It hasn’t been until recently that we have had such a decline of salmon in our rivers,” said Earth Ambassador DeZurney, president of the Siletz Tribal Youth Council. “The causes can be directly linked to climate change and pollution in our Siletz River. Our traditional way of life and culture is in danger.” by  OPB

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Cherokees become the first US-based tribe to deposit traditional heirloom seeds in the Arctic vault

Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Chuck Hoskin Jr. and Secretary of Natural Resources Chad Harsha with heirloom seeds being sent to the Svalbard Global Seed Vault.