About the Commission

The 11-member New African Immigrants Commission advocates for the development and implementation of policies and programs to address the needs of the state's sub-Saharan African population. The Commission gathers and disseminates information regarding problems and programs concerning sub-Saharan African people; performs specific duties as listed in the law; including the creation of an interagency council to provide and coordinate the exchange of information relative to the needs of sub-Saharan African people and promote the delivery of state services to such people. The Commission was created by Sub. H.B. 500 of the 127th General Assembly of Ohio.

IMPORTANT NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

Governor Kasich Appoints New Commission Members

Governor appoints six to New African Immigrants Commission

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