What is UNITE?

UNITE program RAF Lakenheath

Building Unit Cohesion Through Group Recreation

Intent of the UNITE Initiative is to provide squadron leaders with the maximum flexibility to develop and deliver programs to build cohesion for personnel within their unit. You are able to “personalize” events to meet the needs and interests of your unit and to help ensure max participation.

Unite is one component of CSAF Focus Area #1 “Revitalizing Squadrons”

Eligibility- Active Duty, Reserves, and Civilians on RAF Lakenheath- includes LNDH, GS, MOD, GSU

How can we support

UNITE is here to provide squadron leaders with the maximum flexibility to deliver programs that build cohesion for personnel within their unit. This includes assigned Active Duty, and both APF and NAF Civilians.

We can help you with funding for your UNITE events. Currently, we can pay for food and beverages up to $5 per person attending. *Beverages do not include alcohol. Our support can only go towards unit cohesion events.

What we cannot support

UNITE funds cannot be used for the following:

  • Holiday Parties
  • End of Year Events
  • Balls
  • Banquets
  • Equipment Purchases
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Transportation

What you get with Unite Programs

  • Squadrons will build unit cohesion
  • Develop new skills or competency
  • Improve physical fitness
  • Increase esprit de corps, comradery, or morale
  • Promote interaction between unit members
  • Provide an opportunity for fun or relaxation
  • Reinforce peer, squadron, or AF corps values
  • Work on a team-building exercise

Volunteer / Free Events

Volunteer / Free Events can be organized with Unite

Charitable work provides a cost effective team building activity that allows co-workers to see each other in a new light and can make a real difference in your community.

Our concentration for FY20 Programs:

  • Fun Runs / Obstacle Course
  • Alpha Warrior Challenge / Fitness Event
  • Food Banks / Animal Shelter
  • Salute to Youth & Backpack Brigade

Host an Event

How to Host an Event in 5 Easy Steps:

1. Establish Your Person(s) of Contact

Squadron Commanders will appoint squadron Unite POC(s) to the FSS Unite C3. It will list their duties.

Click here for the Letter of Appointment

2. Event Proposal

Complete and send to C3- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - The C3 will then submit the request for approval. They will then initiate payments after approval has been acquired.

3. Have Fun At The Event

Enjoy your event! Please submit photos, as this lets us pass them along to show BIG Air Force what your squadron is doing to Unite!

Please submit your photos via email along with your After Action Report.

4. Collect DOD ID Numbers

DOD ID numbers are required to track funding and attendance. Please send to C3 with the attached form.

Click here for the DOD ID Collection Form

5. Submit After Action Information

The C3 will not be attending your Unite events so we are relying on you to provide detailed after-action information so that we may improve the program.

AARs must be completed and sent to the C3 within 3 business days after the event.

Click here for the After Action Report Form

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