2006REVIEW
Unity Coalition has once again had a full and successful year, thanks to the support, motivation and involvement of our
community.   Here are some of this years highlights



CAPTURED: John Valdespino, Suspect in the murder of transgender Julie Argueta.
Unity Coalition spearheaded a national media awareness campaign and raised additional reward monies to assist in this arrest.

Valuing Our Families Conference
An annual event that celebrates, empowers and advocates for gay and lesbian families
The Conference, now entering its third year, is co-presented by Sunshine Social Services and The Family Pride Coalition (Washington, DC) and
is co-sponsored by Unity Coalition
The Conference is scheduled for April 1-2, 2006in Fort Lauderdale
You can read more about SunServe and the Conference on our website at www.sunserve.org
GLAAD JOINS UNITY COALITION, AMBIENTE MAGAZINE AND CLUB PAPI TO PRESENT THE NATIONAL  GAY CLUB TOUR OF GLORIA TREVI  
Miami, Florida – February 2, 2006

UNITY COALITION, AMBIENTE MAGAZINE AND CLUB PAPI ONCE AGAIN TEAM UP TO PRESENT THE NATIONAL GAY CLUB TOUR OF PILAR
MONTENEGRO  Miami, Florida – March 16, 2006 ORGULLO EN ACCION, Inc. – Unity Coalition is a Co-Sponsor
1st Chicago Latino LGBT Leadership Summit
Saturday March 11, 2006, 10:30am - 5:00pm
at Humboldt Park Vocational Center,1645 N. California, Chicago.

AZÚCAR AWARD
Presented to Ambiente Magazine & Unity Coalition – Civil Rights Award
Recognizing our No Estas Solo anti-discrimination campaign – T-shirts, TV Commercials, etc.

UNITY COALITION AND 50+ MULTI FAITH & COMMUNITY SERVICE GROUPS ESTABLISH THE FIRST EVER - LATINO/HISPANIC LGBT & RELIGIOUS
INSTITUTION ALLIANCE FOR RESPECT AND UNDERSTANDING
All groups agreed to a written commitment of brotherly love, understanding and a bond of faith to all things fair, non-discriminatory and non-
judgmental. We are all children of God, and as such, must protect each others rights and always respect each other
UNITY COALITION AND THE FIRST EVER - LATINO/HISPANIC LGBT, COMMUNITY ORG. & RELIGIOUS INSTITUTIONS ALLIANCE OF 50+ MULTI
FAITH & COMMUNITY SERVICE GROUPS – ORGANIZE A MULTI LAYER RALLY FOR IMMIGRANT RIGHTS AND JUSTICE ON MAY 1st in MIAMI,
RESULTING IN OVER 35,000 IN ATTENDANCE.



UNIFIED HEARTS & UNITY COALITION Present the Youth In Search Of A Cure Concert in Ft. Myers, Florida
August 25th - The concert is to help -the AIDS Resource Council of SWFL- and to raise funds so that they may continue with the effort of providing
help to those most in need. The Youth in Search of a Cure Concert gives our youth the opportunity to express the unification toward a common
goal, HIV/AIDS Educational Awareness.

TOY DRIVE: for Children Living with HIV/AIDS
Now in its third year, the Unity Coalition Toy Drive successfully collected and distributed nearly 1,000 new, unwrapped toys to needy children.  
Distribution of these toys within the community is overseen by Unity Coalition and the Miami-Dade Health Department’s Hispanic Initiative for
this important community effort.


All of this work is only possible with your support, encouragement and participation.
Thank You, and join us for 2007!

Herb Sosa
Unity Coalition/Coalición Unida

2005-06 BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Herb Sosa - President, “Ron� Saul Brenesky - Vice President, Christian Aguilar - Treasurer,
Dahlia Canes - Secretary, Arturo Alvarez, Alex Fernandez, Efren Martinez, Axel Javier, Miguel Trujillo

UNITY COALITION/COALICION UNIDA is Florida's leading Latino/Hispanic gay civil-rights nonprofit initiative, offering leadership on issues that
concern Latino/Hispanic LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) and other minority groups.

UNITY COALITION|COALICION UNIDA es una iniciativa sin fines de lucro y lider en la defensa de los derechos civiles de la comunidad
Latina|hispana LGBT (lesbianas, gay, bisexual, transgenero), ofreciendo liderazgo en asuntos concernientes a este y otros grupos minoritarios
en tla Florida.

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