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

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, [...]

The Ohio CDC Association’s 30th Annual Conference

Posted October 14, 2014

The Ohio CDC Association is a statewide membership organization of Community Development Corporations that engages in capacity-building, advocacy and public policy development that fosters socially and economically healthy communities. OCDCA’s vision is the creation of a community development environment that comprehensively improves life opportunities for all residents. OCDCA was organized in 1983-1984 through a grant made by the George [...]

Ismail Aydin, Parliamentarian from “Justice and Development ” Party of Turkey have visited Ahiska Turkish American Community Center

Posted June 11, 2014

June 9, 2014 ATACC of Dayton and its president Islam Shakhbandarov were honored to host a special guest who arrived to Dayton early morning, Ismail Aydin, who is a Parliamentarian from “Justice and Development” ruling party in Turkey. The main purpose of Mr. Aydin’s visit was to learn and identify the needs of Ahiska Turks [...]