MassChallenge Boston – Finalist

We are proud to announce that Cocoa360 was selected to participate in MassChallenge Boston’s 2017 accelerator program in Boston! We will join 128 of other businesses for four months of programming that includes access to MassChallenge’s global network, world-class mentoring from industry experts, tailored programming, free co-working space, and unrivaled access to corporate partners. 


CocaCola Young Achiever – 2017

Shadrack was chosen from over 2000 nominations nation-wide, as one of Ghana’s Top 60 Young Leaders, in commemoration of Ghana@60 celebrations.

Ghana’s Top 60 Young Leaders – 2017

The Ghana Legacy Honors is the celebration of the unique legacy of Ghana, embodied in the extraordinary achievements of people of Ghanaian descent around the globe. Our Founder Shadrack was honored with the Future Award this past March.


YACE Award – Face2Face Africa – 2016

The Young African Committed to Excellence award highlights achievements of those under the age of 30 making tremendous impact in their communities.

President’s Engagement Prize Winner : University of Pennsylvania – 2015

Shadrack was 1 of 5 students in his graduating class awarded the $150,000 President’s Engagement Prize. The prize was seed funding for the establishment of Tarkwa Breman Community Alliance, now Cocoa360.

Future of Ghana Award

Top 30 Under 30: Future of Ghana Publications – 2016

Shadrack was recognized as a Social Impact Pioneer by The Future of Ghana in its Top 30 Under 30 Publication on outstanding Ghanaian youth from around the world.

Huntington Public Service Award

Samuel Huntington Public Service Award

This generous $15,000 fellowship award helped to solidify the work of Cocoa360 as a public service.