PACIFIC REGION

UNITY Regional Profile

The UNITY Pacific Region Represents California and Hawaii. Our goal is to provide a voice for the youth of the Pacific and uphold UNITY’s mission of fostering the spiritual, mental, physical, and social development of American Indian and Alaska Native youth.

2022 Spring Pacific Virtual Meet-Up

At the meet-ups, youth councils are invited to gather to grow relationships and work towards goals. These MeetUps will serve as a networking opportunity as well as a brainstorming session for how to address community challenges and needs. (And have fun!) Not only will this be a valuable networking opportunity for your Youth leaders to connect with the surrounding tribes, but we would also like your feedback. 

NEXT Pacific Regional Native Youth Meet-Up

2021 Fall Pacific Virtual Meet-Up

UNITY News: Pacific Updates

15 Feb: Indigenous Parenting

UNITY Peer Guide Leticia Gonzales attended a “motherhood and fatherhood is sacred” class that focuses on Indian parenting. The Owens…

Pacific Regional Representative Kaytlynn Johnson

Kaytlynn is from the Bishop Paiute Tribe. She is currently a Junior at Bishop Union High School in Bishop, CA.

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Biography of Pacific Regional Representative Kaytlynn Johnson 

Manahuu! Family and friends my name is Kaytlynn Johnston and I am your Pacific Region Representative. I am from the Bishop Paiute Tribe in Bishop California; I am the granddaughter of Kenneth Jones and the late Jeanette Barlow, and the daughter of Carrie and Tony Brown. I am attending Bishop Union High school this year as a junior. I am Miss Pabanamanina Pow-Wow princess 2019-2021, and the Bishop Tribal Youth Council President, as well working as a youth DJ at KBPT 96.1 FM Bishop. I enjoy volunteering and bettering my community and being a proud member of the Bishop Paiute Tribe.

PACIFIC REGION

Kaytlynn Johnson, Pacific Regional Representative

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The National UNITY Network consists of 325 affiliated youth councils in 36 states.

The National UNITY Network consists of 325 affiliated youth councils in 36 states. The Pacific region has 39 affiliated youth councils in 1 state within the UNITY Network.

Pacific Regional Youth Councils

    1. Agua Caliente Young Adults, California
    2. Tule River Youth Council, California
    3. Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indian Youth Council, California
    4. Soboba Youth Council, California
    5. Bishop Tribal Youth Council, California
    6. Tribal Youth Ambassadors, California
    7. San Manuel Youth Committee, California
    8. Tachi-Yokut Youth Council, California
    9. Coyote Valley Youth Council, California
    10. Big Pine Youth Council, California
    11. San Diego Inter-Tribal UNITY Youth Council, California
    12. San Pasqual Native Youth Council, California
    13. Wiyot Youth Council, California
    14. Bay Area Inter-Tribal Youth Council, California
    15. Santa Ynez Chumash, California
    16. UAIC UNITY Youth Council, California
    17. Inter-Tribal Youth Council of Orange County, California
    18. Viejas Youth Leaders, California
    19. Morongo Band of Mission Indians Youth Council, California
    20. Future Generations TRTC, California
    21. United Ata’axum Youth Council, California
    22. Torres Martinez Youth Council, California
    23. Susanville UNITY Youth Council, California
    24. HOOPS – Helping Our Own People Succeed, California
    25. Round Valley UNITY Youth Council
    26. ACORN, California
    27. Big River Youth Council, California
    28. Cedarville Rancheria, California
    29. Hoopa Valley Tribal Jr. Youth Council, California
    30. La Jolla GENERATIONS Program, California
    31. Sacramento Native TANF Youth Council, California
    32. SCTCA Native Youth Success Program, California
    33. Sherman Indian High School, California
    34. Sherwood Valley Band of Pomo Indians, California
    35. Southern California Native Youth, California
    36. Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation, California
    37. Table Mountain Rancheria Youth Council, California
    38. Tuolumne MeWuk TANF Youth Council, California
    39. UNITY Youth Council of Kings County, California
Crystal
Crystal

“Being here with UNITY is such a great experience. You get to meet so many new people and learn more about different tribes and their cultures.””

Marisa
Marisa

“The gathering, the sharing of cultures, the UNITY of our people!”

Greg
Greg

“Our YOUTH is the future!”

Fefe
Fefe

“It’s the best place to be open about what you think and what you want to do for your school or community. They make you feel like family and welcome you openly.”

Darlene
Darlene

“Great organization that allows empowerment for the Native youth to excel in leadership skills, networking opportunity, and early professional growth.”

Kay
Kay

“Awesome for youth group & leadership.”