Our scholarship and programs are the heart of I AM O’KAH!
The mission of I AM O’KAH! is to empower all youth to unlock their greatest potential: through mentor-ship, scholarships and programs that help them navigate through socioeconomic barriers to success.
I AM O’KAH! works with schools and community organizations to provide programming that is focused in three areas: personal and social responsibility, digital/media, and financial literacies. Entrepreneurship helps our students impact the world by creating value for others by addressing community needs and problems.
Our scholarship fund was established in loving memory of Kahdine Ann DaCosta and is in reverence to of her longstanding commitment to community service and the prosperity of urban youths striving to better their lives and secure a brighter future condition through scholastic achievement.