Tips and Templates to Get Your UNITE Experience Approved

Read below for tips on getting elected officials and citizen support for attending UNITE and access our tools to showcase the cost/benefits of attending this digital event.
  • Offer to prepare and deliver a short presentation to your elected officials and staff about what you learned and take time for Q&A so that others in your community can reap the benefits of your attendance of UNITE.
  • Offer to share an executive summary and speaker handouts with your colleagues. As an attendee, you will have access to speaker presentations and handouts on the digital event website.
  • Focus on their return for the investment; explain what you plan to get out of attending and how that will benefit your work, organization, citizens, and community.
  • Be ready with a plan that shows who will cover for you while you are attending UNITE.

Need More Help to Convince Your Boss or Elected Officials?

Download the UNITE Flyer to share with your elected officials, staff members, and more! 
Download UNITE Marketing Materials Here
Download our Justify Your Attendance to UNITE letter. Print it, email it, talk them through it in person, it’s up to you.
Download Justify Your Attendance to UNITE Letter Here