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Planning to Meet Members of Your Congressional Delegation

The UNITY Midyear agenda has designated Thursday morning for Capitol Hill visits. Schedule your meetings for Thursday morning, February 12th. Make the most of this opportunity for your Youth Council to sit down face-to-face with decision-makers to convey your thoughts on issues.

The attached document entitled, “Plan Your Congressional Visits,” is provided to give guidance as you schedule and meet with members of your congressional delegation.

2015 Conference Online Registration Now Available

The 2015 National UNITY Conference will be held at the Renaissance Downtown Hotel in Washington, DC from July 10 – 14, 2015. Conference online registration is now available HERE.

(Note: Please refer to this more recent updated story for the latest conference registration information.)

How to Build an Effective Youth Council Webinar Series Resources

On November 18, 2014, UNITY conducted a live online webinar entitled “Youth Action Planning: How to Develop an Effective Action Plan.” You may view the webinar transcript, view a PowerPoint presentation and/or listen to the webinar audio by visiting THIS PAGE on the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Online University website.

Training Summary

Presenters discuss the stages of successful action planning, the process to help youth groups bring focus to their ideas, and the steps necessary to achieve youth group goals and objectives. This is the second webinar in the “How to Build and Effective Youth Council” series.

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Deadline: January 20, 2015!

Book Your Room NOW For UNITY Midyear Conference

UNITY’s Midyear Conference host hotel is now taking reservations and offering a special UNITY rate (while rooms last – filling up fast!), starting at $139.00 per night plus tax.

CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR ROOM NOW

Today’s Native Leaders National Summit

In the following video, Nataanii Hatathlie, Former Co-President, National UNITY Council, Executive Committee invites Native youth to attend the upcoming Today’s Native Leaders National Summit.

2015 Midyear Conference Reminder

Brian Weeden, National UNITY Council, Executive Committee, Co-President offers a video reminder about the upcoming 2015 Midyear Conference.

A copy of the latest draft Midyear Conference agenda is attached for viewing and downloading.

Conference Calls Scheduled for Parents and Advisors

ATTENTION UNITY ADVISORS & PARENT: The UNITY staff will host conference calls about what to expect before your journey to the 2015 UNITY Midyear Conference in Washington DC.

Journey to Midyear Conference conference calls are scheduled for:

  • January 7, 2015
  • January 28, 2015
  • February 4, 2015

All calls will take place at 4:00 pm MST / 6:00 pm EST.

To participate, call (513) 386-0000 and, when prompted, enter the code 197214#.

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Invitation to Rapid City Community Service Academy

Sequoia Obe, Executive Committee Southern Plains representative, invites Native youth to the upcoming Community Service Academy to take place in Rapid City, SD from April 10 – 12, 2015. Come back to this page soon for additional information.

Please revisit the Today’s Native Leaders page on this website for news updates concerning the Rapid City Academy.

Online Midyear Hotel Booking Now Available

Hyatt Regency Crystal CityDON’T BE LEFT OUT IN THE COLD!
Book Your UNITY Midyear Conference Hotel Today

UNITY’s Midyear Conference host hotel is now taking reservations and offering a special UNITY rate (while rooms last), starting at $139.00 per night plus tax.

Book your stay today! To book online, click on over to the Hyatt Regency Crystal Website. Or call 1-888-421-1442. Reference: 2015 UNITY Midyear Conference.

Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport
2799 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, VA 22202
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Second “How to Build an Effective Youth Council” Webinar Scheduled

Youth Action Planning: How to Develop an Effective Action Plan

TNL LogoThis training Webinar is scheduled for Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 2:00 pm MST – 3:00 pm MST. To participate in this free and informative Webinar, please register online HERE. After registering, you will be sent a link to the website where the Webinar may be viewed live at the scheduled time.

Training Summary:

Presenters will discuss the stages of successful action planning, the processes to help youth groups bring focus to their ideas, and the steps necessary to achieve youth group goals and objectives. This is the second Webinar in the “How to Build an Effective Youth Council” series.

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