UNICO Membership

UNICO Kansas City Members

The UNICO motto is "Service Above Self." The entire chapter membership is committed to giving a hand up and helping people in need.

UNICO Membership Application

UNICO members meet once a month for dinner to discuss chapter business and events. Membership dues are $80 a year.

The Kansas City Chapter of UNICO National is not-for profit under 501(c)(3). Every dollar generated by UNICO events supports its charitable endeavors.

Send your completed application to Frank Cherrito or bring it to the next member meeting.


Membership Dues

You can pay your membership dues here. They are $80.00.

  • UNICO’s 6th Annual Microbrew Festival at Zona Rosa
    Sat, August 16, 2014

    Whether you prefer amber or pales, ryes or stouts, the UNICO Brew Festival at Zona Rosa will be serving up more than 60 microbrews for you to enjoy. Click here for facebook 

    The Brew Festival, in its sixth year at Zona Rosa, is a production of UNICO, Kansas City’s Italian-American service organization. The cost is $30 at the event or attendees may purchase advance tickets for $25 at eventbrite or at the Zona Rosa guest services office starting July 15 until Friday, August 15. Paid admissions are capped at 2,000, and last year we sold out!

    The price of admission includes a commemorative sampling glass which can be used for beers on tap and live music (band to be announced).

    This year’s breweries include Ameristar Brew Pub, Boulevard Brewing Company, Tallgrass Brewing Company, Broadway Brewery, Flying Monkey, Exit Six Brewery,KC Bier, Cinder Block Brewery, Weston Brewing Company, Granite City, Empyrean Brewing Co., Summit Brewing, Goose Island, Schlafly, Mother's Brewing Company, Deschutes, Dark Horse Distillery, High Noon Saloon, and Kona Brewing! Check back often for updates.

    Scimeca’s will be selling their tasty Italian sausages at the event and Sugar Daddy’s Lemonade will have ice-cold lemonade for sale.

    Zona Rosa is an urban town center located at the northwest corner of I-29 and Barry Road in Kansas City. Visit www.zonarosa.com for more information.

    All proceeds benefit the local Kansas City UNICO Chapter.

    Keep in mind:
    Only 2000 tickets will be sold
    We accept cash or credit cards
    Must have ID
    Rain or Shine
    Designated drivers may attend at no charge

Festa Italiana Sponsors

Festa Italiana Sponsors

Words to Live By

"Unicans who eat together, stay together." -- Frank Cherrito

"To be a good Unican, you have to be a giver, not a taker." -- Phil Balano

Monthly Member Meetings

Join other UNICO members monthly to enjoy good Italian food, conversation and to stay up-to-date on the latest developments for the chapter.

Service Above Self

UNICO Translated from the Italian means "Only One of its Kind", and the letters are interpreted Unity — Neighborliness — Integrity — Charity and — Opportunity.

UNICO is not-for-profit under 501 (c)(3).