UNITY CONFERENCE DRAWS OVER 1,000 YOUTH TO WASHINGTON, DC – UNITY, Inc.

UNITY CONFERENCE DRAWS OVER 1,000 YOUTH TO WASHINGTON, DC

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WASHINGTON — Strengthening self-identity, defining the “U” in unity was the concept of the 39th annual United National Indian Tribal Youth (UNITY) conference. The event held in Washington, D.C. was also the organizer for the first-ever White House Tribal Youth Gathering held as part of President Obama’s Generation Indigenous (Gen-I) initiative and his commitment to improve the lives of Native youth across the country.  Over 1000 youth were able to meet and listen to the First Lady, Michelle Obama give her speech.