Our Services

We offer a wide variety of services and classes for the community:
Citizenship Classes Prepare for the citizenship test.
Turkish Classes Learn to speak Turkish!
English Classes Learn English as a second language.
Religion Religious classes and support including Ahiska cemetery and related services
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Who We Are

Creating a Unity Among Diversity

We are the Ahiska Turkish American Community Center of Dayton, Ohio, a non-profit organization founded to help provide for the needs of the Ahiska community of the Greater Dayton region, by equipping our members with the education and tools needed to succeed and become quality citizens of the United States of America. We work to create, promote, and save our Ahiska culture while creating a collaboration between the Ahiska people and American society.Please feel free to look around at the various programs we provide to help accomplish such an important mission.

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News Entries

Annual Commemoration of Ahiska Turkish Deportation Day

Posted November 24, 2014

2014 is a significant year for the Ahiska Turkish community because it is the anniversary of three noteworthy events: The 10th anniversary of the community’s immigration to the U.S. from Russia as part of the U.S. refugee program, the 25th anniversary of the tragic Ferghana Pogroms, and the 70th anniversary of the widespread deportation of our community from Soviet Georgia. November 14, 1944 [...]

Ahiska Turks’ demonstration in Washington DC (Nov 14, 2014)

Posted November 17, 2014

First Ahiska Turkish demonstration in Washington DC to commemorate November 14, 1944, and remind Republic of Georgia of its obligations on repatriation of the Ahiska Turks to their homeland. The demonstration took place in front of the Embassy of Georgia in the U.S., in front of the White House, and in front of the U.S. [...]

Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey,Mr. Mevlüt Çavusoglu meeting with Ahiska Turks in New York

Posted October 16, 2014

October 14 Ahiska Turks living in U.S came down to New York to meet with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu. During the visit with Ahiska Turks, Minister of Foreign Affairs mentioned about upcoming positive developments that he planned to fulfill for the Ahiska Turkish community residing in U.S, [...]