Silicon Valley United Nations Association - SVUNA USA --  working for a just & livable world

About Us

United Nations Association (UNA-USA) was developed to support and advocate for the viable work that is done by the United Nations to Americans nationwide.  The association is part of the United Nation Foundation and Better World Campaign. 

Our chapter, Silicon Valley UNA-USA (SVUNA), works to educate, inspire and mobilize our community to work for a just and livable world. SVUNA is a member based nonprofit organization

We invite you to join our movement in supporting the UN as they continue to save lives around the world. Interested?  Find information how to join UNA-USA here.


  • Shirley Lin Kinoshita, Co-President

  • Hatixhe Grbeshi, Co-President

  • Rebecca Bender, VP, Secretary

  • Phyllis Dickstein, Treasurer

  • Susan Stasi, VP Marketing

  • Pinky Mukherjee, VP Membership

  • GEN UN -Student Affiliate Group- OPEN

  • Mascot: Silicon Valley Sam (pictured)

GenUN (Youth) group: Shirley Lin Kinoshita, Mentor

  • Cupertino, CA 95014
  • 408 255-6559

SVUNA Board Meetings held 2nd Friday,10 am-noon, Cupertino.  Call for location. Meetings are open to all.

SVUNA Programs listed on our Blog

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