Support UNITY by purchasing special promotional tickets to the 2014 WNBA All-Star Game
First time WNBA All-Star Shoni Schimmel joins Diana Taurasi and Brittney Griner as a starter in this year's All-Star game.
The game will be played on July 19, 2014 in the US Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Start time is 12:30 PM.
Use Promo Code ASG when purchasing your ticket and a portion of the ticket sales will go to support UNITY's programs that serve the nation's Native Youth. You may purchase tickets online HERE.
The video below includes highlights of the 2014 National UNITY Conference.
Also, a couple of the UNITY Conference News segments are linked and viewable on YouTube.
And, there is a growing number of conference photographs posted on the UNITY Facebook page that you may enjoy. While you're there, click on the like button and help push the page over the 3,000 subscriber mark.
2014 National UNITY Conference Video Directed and Edited by Dean Kisto. Thanks to the Chukut Kuk District, the Vamori Community and the Tohono O'odham Nation.
The following video slideshow includes a number of random snapshots taken during the recently concluded National UNITY Conference, which took place in Portland, Oregon.
The following story appeared in Indian Country Today on June 27, 2014.
PORTLAND, Ore. - (June 27, 2014) Louisville Cardinals senior guard Jude Schimmel will serve as the keynote speaker that will kick off the National UNITY Conference to be held at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon from June 28 – July 3.
Schimmel, a citizen of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Tribe, helped lead the Louisville Cardinals to a 33-5 record last season while averaging 5.6 points and 3.5 assists per game. She was a Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) Good Works team nominee and won the Elite 89 academic award in 2013 as the player with the highest grade-point average participating in the Final Four; and most recently, in April, Schimmel was named one of Glamor magazine’s Top 10 College Women.
Read the rest of the story on Indian Country Today.