2020 Annual Convention Cancellation Announcement
We pray you and your loved ones are all safe and well!
After much thought and deliberation, we are disappointed to announce that the August 6th – 9th, 2020 Annual Convention in Arlington, VA (DMV) has been cancelled due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. We made this decision with the health, safety and well-being of our members, attendees and guest speakers in mind.
Though we will miss seeing you in-person this year, there will be opportunities to connect virtually with your national UIU family via our social media platforms so be sure to follow @UmuIgboUnite on Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn. Additionally, our 15 local chapters continue to provide cultural and social networking experiences so Click Here to get plugged in to your local chapter if you haven’t already.
We are also pleased to announce that preparations for next year’s convention have already begun. Registration is now open for the 2021 convention in Houston, Texas! Click here to register!
We understand everyone has been affected by this pandemic. If you appreciate all the work UIU continues to do and would like to make a tax-deductible donation to the UIUCares Covid-19 Relief Fund via PayPal Giving, please click here to learn more about how you can help provide food and basic necessities to Igbos in need.
Stay safe, stay healthy.
The Umu Igbo Unite Team