Ohio AAPI Legislative Day is March 6, 2014

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March 6, 2014

Mee Moua, executive director of Asian Americans Advancing Justice coming from DC to deliver the keynote speech in Columbus, Ohio on Ohio Asian American/Pacific Islander Legislative Day.

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Event Schedule

The Ohio State House (Main Atrium) 10:15 AM – 3:15 PM

9:30                 Registration

10:15               Opening Ceremony

National Anthem, Bevelyn Retulla Ross

Welcome, Ron Katsuyama, President, Ohio Asian American Health Coalition, Yung-Chen Lu, Chair, Ohio Asian American Pacific Islander Advisory Council

 10:25               Keynote Speaker

Mee Moua, Executive Director, Asian American Justice Center, “Asian American Empowerment Through Community Building”

11:00               State Legislative Panel, followed by Q & A session

12:00               Lunch

Plenary Session

Communicating with your Legislators

12:40               Information Sessions

Track 1: Youth Engagement

Track 2: Immigration Impact

Track 3: Minority Business Development

Track 4: Access to Health Care

1:40                 Legislative Visits

2:40                 Debriefing

3:15                 Preparation for Departure (Proceed to Buses)

· To Register online:

Toledo: http://tinyurl.com/OLD2014Toledo
Dayton: http://tinyurl.com/OLD2014Dayton

Columbus: http://tinyurl.com/OLD2014Columbus


Cincinnati: http://tinyurl.com/OLD2014Cincinnati


Optional, 45-min. State House Tours will depart from the atrium at 1:50 and 2:00 pm.

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This event is presented by the Ohio Asian American Pacific Islander Advisory Council (OAAPIAC) and the Ohio Asian American Health Coalition (OAAHC). Translations will be available in several languages, including Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese.



Tentative Schedule

Details to be posted
The Ohio Statehouse (Main Atrium) 10am-3pm

10:15 Registration
10:20am Welcome
To register, call Ron Katsuyama (937-470-4869)

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