- Published on Thursday, 07 May 2015 19:35
Do you need help with Youth Action Planning for your community service project or youth activities? If so, register and join us for an upcoming Webinar that is open to Native youth, youth councils, advisors, and youth workers. Pearl Yellowman, Navajo Nation, national Native youth leadership development trainer and UNITY alumna will conduct the training. The material presented will also be useful to those who are planning a GEN-I project.
- Published on Thursday, 09 May 2013 12:10
UNITY announces a graphics art competition for Native youth! Please share the following with any youth council members and other Native youth who may be interested in designing the 2015 National UNITY Conference logo.
Theme: "Strengthening Self-Identity; Defining the U in UNITY"
Who: For Native Youth 14 - 24
What: Submit a conference logo design entry, digital or hand drawn
When: Submit your entry by the May 24, 2015 deadline
Why: Win $250 and have your design featured on the conference materials
Specs: 12 inch by 12 inch max; 300 DPI; PDF, EPS, TIFF, or PSD format; 3 Color Max
A larger version of the competition flyer is attached.
- Published on Monday, 04 May 2015 17:34
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the White House Tribal Youth Gathering?
The Gathering will engage hundreds of Native youth in a historic convening in Washington, D.C. to engage in dialogue about their perspectives on issues that affect them and about their ideas for action. Youth will meet and learn from their peers across the country and will have a chance to have their voice heard about ideas to improve the lives of Native youth.
How do I apply to attend the White House Tribal Youth Gathering?
You must apply in order to be chosen to attend and you must have taken the Gen-I Challenge. Visit UNITY's page at https://white_house_native_youth_gathering.formstack.com/forms/application in order to apply to attend.
The application has 5 parts - you must complete all of them to be considered...
Please refer to the attached document for answers to other Frequently Asked Questions concerning the Gathering.
- Published on Monday, 27 April 2015 21:51
President Obama announced the first White House Tribal Youth Gathering in a video message played at the Gathering of Nations Pow Wow. UNITY is collaborating with the White House to co-sponsor the event. Below is an excerpt.
In making his announcement, President Obama stated, "Today I'm pleased to announce that we will once again invite young people to Washington to take part in this summer's first ever White House Tribal Youth Gathering on July 9th, an event we are proud to host in collaboration with UNITY." The following video contains the President's complete statement.
You may apply online HERE to attend the tribal youth gathering.
- Published on Monday, 27 April 2015 16:14
Call for Exhibitors
Mesa, Arizona—Education institutions, armed forces, businesses, corporations and government agencies have an opportunity to interact with more than 1,200 American Indian and Alaska Native youth at the National UNITY Conference in mid-July in Washington, DC.