UNITY Youth Spotlight: Terran Ree Poitra

Hello, my name is Terran Ree Poitra and I greet all of you with a good heart. My Indian name is Many Branches; my name was given to me by my grandmother Phyllis Lincoln. I am the daughter of Delaine Clairmont and Cornell Poitra Sr. I am an enrolled member of the MHA Nation, and I am a part of the Dripping Dirt Clan; the AWA Xia. I currently reside in Mandaree, North Dakota on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation. I am 16 years old, and a junior at Mandaree Public School. My other Affiliations include the Sicangu Lakota Oyate (Rosebud Sioux), Turtle Mountain Chippewa, and Northern Cheyenne. I am a part of the Fort Berthold Unity Chapter. I practice in my culture through dancing and attending ceremonies. Throughout my existence, I have always been drug and alcohol-free and will continue to remain this way.

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Growth leads to office move


UNITY staff is welcomed by NCAIED team.

UNITY headquarters now in NCAIED building

The United National Indian Tribal Youth, Inc. (UNITY) is pleased to announce it has moved its corporate headquarters to the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development’s (NCAIED) building in Mesa, Arizona; accommodating UNITY’s recent rapid growth. UNITY and NCAIED are among Indian Country’s long-standing 501(c)3 organizations, each providing service to its valued clients for more than 40 years. Read More

“The Voice” season 13 finalist, Brooke Simpson, to appear at National UNITY Conference

Internationally renowned vocalist, Brooke Simpson, who was a top 3 finalist on NBC’s “The Voice”, will provide a keynote address at UNITY’s national youth leadership development gathering, with more than 2,000 expected to attend. The 42nd Annual National UNITY Conference will take place July 5 – 9, 2018, at the Town & Country Resort and Conference Center in San Diego, California.  Read More