Join UNITY for the Best Practices in Youth Council Development Webinar happening Thursday, November 12, 2020, 12:00 pm PST//3:00 pm EST. Guest presenter Ginger Martin (Gila River Indian Community – Akimel O’odham), is the Owner of Sunbird Enterprises, LLC., and UNITY Alumnus, Original UNITY Earth Ambassador (1990). This webinar will explore how Youth Councils can ensure that youth have access to: Ongoing relationships with tribal leaders; Safe places with structured youth activities during the non-school hours; Training and Organizational support; Opportunities to give back through community service; Offer input into the issues affecting their peers, provide guidance and feedback in tribal policy formation; and serve as effective spokespeople for the tribe.
Click here to Register for Best Practices in Youth Council Development happening Thursday, November 12, 2020, 12:00 pm PST//3:00 pm EST.
The eight-week webinar series will be sponsored in part by Comcast NBCUniversal and Nike N7. A November webinar will be sponsored by Nike N7 as part of their commitment to National Native American Heritage Month.
“We are launching this series of webinars to engage with our communities on the topics that are most relevant to Native youth today, and to help adult leaders better engage and support them,” said UNITY Executive Director Mary Kim Titla. “We want to thank our wonderful sponsors, Comcast NBCUniversal and Nike N7 for making these webinars possible.”
Join us Thursday for valuable feedback from the UNITY Advisor Network. Native youth Advocates are welcomed to join the Zoom discussion and ask specific questions or give insightful examples of how you have been able to support your youth group.
Other Upcoming Adult Webinars: (Register in Advance at each of the links below)
Thursday, November 19, at 12 p.m. PST / 3 p.m. EST – How to Host Virtual Events for Native Youth
Thursday, December 3, at 12 p.m. PST / 3 p.m. EST – Digital Storytelling: UNITY TikTok & Video Communications for Native Youth
You can find more information on UNITY’s fall webinar series at unityinc.org/webinars