To celebrate the third year of UNITY Wellness Warriors, three winning Youth Councils were showcased during the UNITY Wellness Warrior Summit. They also received three complimentary registrations to attend the National Conference through the Kellogg Scholarship. Each of them created a video showcasing what wellness means to them in their communities. The UNITY Wellness Warriors program, in partnership with the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, hosted this day as the culmination and sharing of Wellness Warrior projects and youth council activities.
Invitation to participate in a special Wellness Warriors challenge
UNITY’s mission, in part, is to, “help build a STRONG, unified, and self-reliant NATIVE AMERICA through greater youth involvement.” The Wellness Warriors project helps achieve this goal by offering tools and activities that promote better health and wellness among the nation’s Native youth. Read More
As part of the Fitness 40 activity, use the included map to navigate to the Tempe Conference area for the Scavenger Hunt. Find and visit any 5 locations on the map. Use your camera phone and take a selfie at the location, then post it to your Facebook or Instagram using the #UNITYfitness40SH hashtag. You must have 5 locations to be entered to win some of the prizes. Also, there will be 2 locations (chosen at random) where we will be giving away shirts. Shirts will be given on a first come first serve basis.
Click on the above graphic map to display a larger version. You may also view a pdf file of the map HERE.
Are you ready to start the New Year with a self-improvement resolution? This is your opportunity to join UNITY’s “Fitness 40” Personal Wellness Challenge. You can also do this as part of a team (or youth council).
In the summer of 2016, in celebration of UNITY’s 40th Anniversary, UNITY announced the creation of the Fitness 40 Program.The goal is to create a healthier lifestyle by encouraging individuals and communities to participate in 40 minutes of activity, four times a week.