Akoma hosts two STEAM Fairs every year that includes a backpack and toy giveaway. It is an incredible day of learning, adventure, fun and EDUtainment. It is also a highlight of the year for over 700 families in our community.Read More »
WEST AFRICAN DRUM & DANCE
Partnering with The Sesh Project to offer youth free weekly African drum and dance class.Read More »
Partnering James Woods, Yoga Dude to provide youth with prevention and intervention skills to help them develop into strong, healthy, resilient community members.Read More »
Akoma Unity Center is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization. Akoma Unity is headquartered at the Anne Shirrells Park Community Center, a permanent fixture in the community we serve. Akoma Unity Center is fulfilling its desire to unify, support, educate, heal and empower communities of color through organizing, economic growth, and youth development. Providing wrap-around services and programs to at-risk youth and families in need. Programs include; Afterschool Program, Summer Youth Program, SOUL FOOD Family Dinner Night, male mentoring program, Rites of Passage, Advocacy for youth of color, STEAM Fair- Back to School Giveaway and Toy/Coat giveaway. Recently, awarded NonProfit of the year 2017, Akoma Unity Center has helped over 1,000 families and is on their way to serving twice as many this year. Akoma Unity Center remains a liaison for organizations of color that supports the entire community, regardless of differences.
To unify, support, educate, heal and empower People of Color through organizing, economic growth and youth development.