At the heart of San Bernardino, the Akoma Unity Center stands as a beacon of hope, growth, and connection. Our array of programs and activities reflects our unwavering commitment to nurturing the community’s spirit and fostering an environment where everyone can thrive. Here’s a snapshot of the enriching experiences that Akoma offers:
Senior Sweetheart Soiree Our annual Senior Sweetheart Soiree is a Valentine’s Day tradition, where members of our Golden Age Club 55+ come together to celebrate love in all its forms. This event is a beautiful blend of creativity with pot painting, a testament to the enduring spirit of friendship with dinner and dancing, and an affirmation of the joy that comes with age.
Sankofa Saturdays Sankofa Saturdays have become a cornerstone of learning at Akoma. These dynamic sessions open a world of opportunities for local youth and families, offering engaging activities from STEM experiments to creative arts workshops. These weekends echo our dedication to sparking curiosity and lifelong learning.
STEAM Programs Our STEAM programs are designed to prepare our youth for the future, equipping them with critical thinking skills and hands-on experience in essential fields. Through these programs, we aim to inspire the next generation of innovators and creators.
Documentary Club The Documentary Club at Akoma is more than just a gathering; it’s a shared experience that challenges perceptions and encourages dialogue. Here, community members engage with documentaries on various subjects, prompting discussions that are as educational as they are enlightening.
Workshops and Classes At Akoma, we believe in the power of personal development and continuous learning. Our workshops and classes cover a myriad of topics, from arts to financial planning, ensuring that there’s always a way for our community members to grow and enhance their lives.
Community Garden Our community garden days are a testament to our commitment to sustainability and wellness. These days allow community members to engage with the earth, learn about sustainable practices, and take home the literal fruits of their labor.
Cultural Celebrations Cultural celebrations are woven into the fabric of Akoma Unity Center. By celebrating the rich tapestry of cultures that make up our community, we foster a sense of inclusion and shared heritage, educating and entertaining in equal measure.
The Akoma Unity Center is more than just a place; it’s a vibrant community hub where education, empowerment, and community welfare intersect. Each program and event is a reflection of our mission to empower individuals and unite communities for a stronger, brighter future. Join us as we continue to build, grow, and celebrate the spirit of community at Akoma.