Training – UNITY, Inc.

Earth Ambassador creates “How to Compost” video

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Zunneh-Bah Martin, Diné:  New Mexico – UNITY Earth Ambassador, Zunneh-Bah Martin produced a How To Compost YOUTUBE video. Her message is a call to action with the idea to encourage people to take steps with the simple things in everyday life to make a positive imprint on the environment. She also is living the “Zero Waste” Way.  Watch for future HOW TO videos from Zunneh-Bah, Earth Ambassadors and YOU!
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February Trainings Hosted by the Native Wellness Institute


February Trainings Hosted by the Native Wellness Institute

Held concurrently February 4-6, 2019
Grand Sierra Resort and Casino | Reno, Nevada
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UNITY Advisory Cohort empowers Native youth voice

Get to know the newest UNITY Peer Guide Cohort and learn more about their passion for advocating for “non-traditional” Native youth leadership. UNITY has recruited this diverse group of youth mentors, to design and facilitate six regional trainings across the nation. These trainings will empower Native youth to speak out about critical aspects of juvenile justice and delinquency prevention efforts within their home communities.

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Register for UNITY’s 2020 Conferences Today

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Questions about Registration? Contact ATS!
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!

UNITY Midyear Conference 

FRIDAY, February 14 – MONDAY, 17, 2020
CLICK HERE: Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Phoenix Tempe
Tempe, Arizona
Early Bird Special Registration Rates – Now to
 December 31: $225
January 1 – February 1: $250
On-site: $275.00 

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

 

Native Wellness Institute December 2019 Trainings

Native Wellness Institute December 2019 Trainings


Please register for one training only as trainings run simultaneously:
December 4 – 6, 2019
Bahia Resort Hotel
San Diego, California

Registration Fee: $350
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Early bird registration is now open for 2020 UNITY conferences!

UNITY is pleased to announce that early bird registration is now open for both the 2020 UNITY Midyear Conference and the 2020 National UNITY Conference!  Discounted (“early bird”) rates are available through October 20, 2019, up to $200 off the onsite rates!

Imagine attending both conferences for less than $400!

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Nevada Native youth embrace past, present at future at summer camp

About 60 Native students participated in the first ever Native American Cultural Summer Camp sponsored by the Nevada Indian Education program held last month in Lake Tahoe. On the first day, the youth and adult participants, gathered on the lake shore to pray and ask the lake, known by the Washoe tribe as Da.aw, for blessings and for permission to gather nearby for a few days. The youth were instructed to touch the water and bless their bodies with the water.

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Earth Ambassadors Florida Environmental Excursion

Kayaking and cleaning a river wasn’t on the agenda during the 2019 National UNITY Conference but that’s exactly what the UNITY Earth Ambassadors (EA) did while in Orlando, Florida. The group snuck away on Saturday, July 6 to join members of the Central Florida Recon at the Econlockhatchee River for a cleaning expedition using kayaks, buckets and trash grabbers.  This was coordinated by Frank Weaver, Environmental Protector and Filmmaker. The group recovered 54 pounds of trash, 6 tires, mattress springs and 5 fish hooks. The Central Florida Recon team were given gifts from the EAs in appreciation.

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UNITY partners with ASU Cronkite and ABC 15 for UNITY News!

The 2019 National UNITY Conference kicked off with a one-of-a-kind communications training featuring some of the best multi-media instructors in Arizona. The bootcamp was made possible through a partnership with Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Mass Communication and Journalism. The camp also featured Colton Shone, the morning anchor for KOB Eyewitness News Today in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Prior to working at KOB, Colton was a reporter in Phoenix in both television at CBS 5 News and radio at KTAR-FM.

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UNITY names leadership team to support National Leadership Initiative

UNITY, Inc. has named two individuals with extensive experience in Indian country to spearhead the national Healing Indigenous Lives Initiative in partnership with the Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP).  The cooperative agreement provides funding to engage Native American youth and youth serving programs in a national initiative that builds on the successes of the past efforts and the Today’s Native Leaders program. Over the next two years, the initiative will hold six regional trainings to gather Native youth feedback on how best to support and enhance Native youth engagement, coordination, and action related to cultural prevention, with a focus on juvenile justice and delinquency prevention in Indian country.

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