Past Events

UNITY Christmas Party | December 14, 2019

We celebrated the holidays with our UNITY family last weekend! What a great way to end the year. Thank you to all of our volunteers, staff, and parents who helped us with this event as well as our food donors: • CULVER’S • DEBRAND FINE CHOCOLATES • DARLINGTON HOLIDAY WAREHOUSE...
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UNITY House Induction Ceremony | December 8, 2019

On December 8, at the Purdue University Fort Wayne Rhinehart Music Center, UNITY Performing Arts Foundation officially inaugurated its members into their respective Houses. Students met their house leaders and were given an overview of how to earn points to win prizes, parties, and trips.

UNITY Harvest Party | October 24, 2019

Our students had a blast at our UNITY Harvest party last weekend at St. John Lutheran Church. We had a costume contest, cake walk, mummy wrapping, cookie decorating, apple bobbing, and donut munchin game! We hope everyone has a fun and safe Halloween weekend! View more photos HERE.

UNITY Zoo Trip | September 7, 2019

19 returning students who attended the 1st UNITY workshop of the season were awarded a trip to the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo. Thank you to the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo for donating tickets for our students to have a fun-filled day!

HEALing Kitchen | August 29, 2019

Today was our last day for Our HEALing Kitchen (OHK) collaboration between the St. Joseph Community Health Foundation, Parkview, Ivy Tech and Unity Performing Arts Foundation.  To say that the class was a success would be an understatement.  The participants absolutely enjoyed the networking, education, and fellowship during our 4-week sessions. Our...
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UNITY Workshops | August 24-25, 2019

Thank you to all UNITY members, new members, parents and families who came out to celebrate the Spirit of UNITY last weekend! We’ve missed all of your faces and are so excited to get moving into the 2019-2020 season.  We have much planned for this year and some very exciting...
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Senior Day | June 15, 2019

Our Class of 2019 high school and college graduates took part in morning sessions last weekend at Purdue University Fort Wayne on topics covering financial literacy, building relationships, scholarships, and more. We were visited by guests, James Cashman and Amy Leedy from Three Rivers Credit Union, to talk about Financial...
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UNITY Empowerment Camp | April 12-14, 2019

Our annual Empowerment Camp at Camp Lutherhaven took place last weekend (April 12-14, 2019). This was our 20th Empowerment Camp since our first camp took place in October 2001. Our students attended sessions including topics covering self-image, self-defense, self-confidence, self-love, suicide prevention, and self-control. We also had a talent show...
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Praise Celebration 2019: A City On Fire

The Unity Performing Arts Foundation sponsored fundraising concert “A City on Fire” was a major success.  We witnessed the largest Praise Celebration concert audience to date.  Thank you, Fort Wayne! We are also appreciative to those of you who traveled from distant cities to come experience the Voices of Unity Youth Choir. ...
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Johnny Appleseed Festival | September 15, 2018

UNITY students volunteered at the St. John Lutheran Church booth at the Johnny Appleseed festival to sell pies. The festival traditionally features food, crafts, and historical demonstrations commemorating the times of John Chapman. It is always held in the third full weekend of September, at Johnny Appleseed Park.

UNITY Cookout | August 26, 2018

UNITY Cookout We had a great time on Sunday, August 26 during out UNITY Cookout at Lions Park! Staff, parents, students, board, volunteers, and friends joined us for some delicious food and fun including basketball, kickball, dancing, music, water balloons, a giant inflatable slide, and cotton candy. Thanks to everyone who...
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