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RSVP to Participate in the Live Broadcast of the 2019 Midyear Business Meeting

2018-2019 Executive CommitteeFor the first time ever the National UNITY Council’s Business Meeting will be broadcast Live! If your UNITY Membership is in good standing you can RSVP at the link below to participate remotely. (All names will be reviewed and approved before the meeting)  

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Affiliated UNITY Youth Councils can Sign Up Two Representatives to attend and vote during the meeting from anywhere in the United States. Have them log in at 10:30 AM (MST) on Sunday, Feb 17, 2019
RSVP TODAY at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/regist…/7434448323168259073

UNITY FIRE TRAINING – 2019 UNITY Midyear Conference

The UNITY Fire has been added as a POST-Midyear conference training featuring Alumni Firekeepers Sleepyeye LaFromboise and Sheldon Smith.
Take the UNITY Fire to your community! Learn more on how Native youth can build your own UNITY Fire by working closely with local elders, trained mental health professionals, behavioral health counselors and traditional healers.  The training will be held on Monday, February 18, 2019. Registration is limited to the first 25 youth who sign up. Participants must be registered for the 2019 UNITY Midyear Conference to attend this session.

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UNITY NEWS Communications Bootcamp -2019 UNITY Midyear Conference

Spaces Limited! Registration is limited to the first 25 youth who sign up. Participants must be registered for the 2019 UNITY Midyear Conference. CLICK Here to Register Read More

Food Sovereignty: Free Wellness Warriors Webinar

Join us, for UNITY’s first Webinar Wednesday of 2019, on Wednesday, January 30th. This month’s webinar will feature Twila Cassadore, of the San Carlos Apache Tribe, presenting on traditional foods diet and her work on food sovereignty. Twila has been working with San Carlos Apache, White Mountain Apache, and Yavapi peoples for the past 25 years, conducting interviews with elders to bring information back into the community to address health and social problems. Twila described the importance of foods like grass seeds and acorn seeds to the diets of Apaches before people were moved onto reservations and became reliant on rations, and later, commodities. Our one-hour webinar will begin at 5pm Eastern. Sign up and tune in for our healthy foods presentation. Read More

Call for Speed Workshop Presenters 2019

Do you have an interesting topic you would like to present and discuss with Native youth at the UNITY Midyear Conference?
CLICK HERE to Submit your speed workshop idea by Friday, January 11, 2019! 

Similar to speed dating, presenters will have 25 minutes with each group (total of 3) of Native youth participants. The youth will then rotate between tables of topics that interest them. UNITY is seeking presenters to lead discussions on environmental issues, education, career development, wellness, cultural teachings and much more. Click ‘read more’ for more information and to submit your workshop!

2019 Midyear Conference: Quick Links

Looking for a quick way to find the information of interest about UNITY’s 2019 Midyear Conference?  Most of that information may be found on this website’s Midyear Conference Registration Page or by following the links on the following list.

If you still cannot  find the information you need, please call the UNITY office at (480) 718-9793 for help with specific questions.

UNITY New Years Revolution Webinar

CLICK HERE to Register today! Even if you are unable to watch live, if you register a recorded copy of the training will be emailed to you afterwards. #UNITYWellnessChallenge

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Wellness Warriors’ Webinar Watch Party Winner Announced!

UNITY recently gave away three complimentary registrations for the 2019 UNITY Midyear Conference to a  lucky winner who participated in the latest Wellness Warriors webinar entitled “How to Become More Involved with the UNITY Family.” The webinar, facilitated by Dr. Pearl Yellowman, informed participants about UNITY’s youth programs such as the National UNITY Council, Earth Ambassadors, 25 Under 25, UNITY News, UNITY Fire and its annual conferences. About 80 youth and advisors watched the webinar. Salt River High School alone had more than 50 students login for the interactive virtual training. Congratulations to Terrance Crisin from the Kewa T.R.U.T.H. Youth Council of Santo Domingo Pueblo in New Mexico who won the registrations!
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Call for presenters:  UNITY seeks Speed Workshop submissions for Midyear Conference

Are you Interested in presenting at the 2019 UNITY Midyear Conference? We are now accepting submission for our very popular Speed Workshops. Similar to speed dating, presenters speak to groups of 10 participants at a time while youth participants rotate between tables of topics that interest them. This format of “workshopping” is meant to keep your audience engaged and feeling comfortable enough to contribute to the discussion. There is always a high interest for Peer-to-Peer youth-led workshops.

CLICK HERE to submit your workshop idea by November 30, 2018!

For questions or more information email [email protected]

 

You can WIN 3 complimentary Midyear Conference registrations

Click HERE  to register for the upcoming UNITY Wellness Warriors webinar: “How to Become More Involved with the UNITY Family” featuring special guest presenter Dr. Pearl Yellowman (Navajo). This 1-hour virtual training will take place on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 starting at 3:00pm MST. Please share this opportunity with others, and we look forward to your participation! Read More