Akoma Unity Center

Success Stories

Jeremiah Mc Bride, 18 years old

San Andreas Graduate 2020 At the age of 14 , Jeremiah enrolled into Akoma’s Youth Afterschool Enrichment Program where he received male guidance through Akoma’s Rites of Passage Program, leadership development through the Young Legislatures Program, and work experience through Akoma’s Internship Program. With consistent support in a safe, nurturing environment, Jeremiah graduated from San Andreas High School and is now employed within his community.

Akoma / Kimberly Story

Family Assistance Program

With the support of our donors Akoma is able to provide the most at-risk scholars with basic necessities such as: hygiene products, clothes, shoes, school supplies, and grooming to help build and elevate self-esteem. Become a donor today!

Akoma Served Thousands of Families throughout the COVID-19 Pandemic beginning March 2020

  • Bi-weekly Food Distribution
  • Daily Meals for Scholars
  • Asynchronous Virtual Mentorship and Expanded Learning Programs
  • Provided scholars with all learning supplies
  • Weekly Check In’s
  • Wrap Around Services and Referral Program

SOUL FOOD, Community Dinner

SOUL FOOD Community Dinner Night is held quarterly. This free community event is one of the most anticipated events! Youth, Families, Community members and leaders come together to enjoy a down home dinner and entertainment