Latest Past Events

2023 AAKOMA Project Sneaker Gala

The 2023 Sneaker Gala will be an evening dedicated to celebrating Team AAKOMA – which comprises a diverse pool of young people from all walks of life and experiences. The cohort is the driving force behind AAKOMA’s programs and initiatives for BIPOC and marginalized youth for 2022 – 2023. The DMV-based, in-person event will also

World Eating Disorders Action Day 2023

The AAKOMA Project joined the Mental Health Coalition along with dozens of the leading mental health organizations, social media influencers, entertainers and others in honor of the first ever recognition of World Eating Disorders Day at the UN in NYC.

Revelations: Uncovering Truths about the Mental Health of Youth of Color

On May 16th and 17th, The AAKOMA Project hosted a virtual 2-hour event to launch our groundbreaking State of Mental Health of Youth of Color Full Report The event was called Revelations: Uncovering Truths About The Mental Health of Youth of Color. Our event included informative panels, impactful videos, and conversations to teach attendees about