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Invitation to the Ohio Somali Graduation
July 10, 2016 at 7:00pm-10pm at Hilton Easton
On behalf of the large Somali-American community in Central Ohio, the organizing committee of the Somali Graduation & Scholarship Program is delighted to invite you to the 7th Annual Ohio Somali Graduation program, an event celebrating the academic success of all Somali-American students graduating from high schools, colleges and universities in central Ohio. Please invite your friends especially any Somali student who graduated from high school in 2016. The graduation ceremony will be held at the Hilton Easton, 3900 Chagrin Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43219 on July 10, 2016 at 6:00pm-10:00pm. As you know, there are more than 45,000 Somali-Americans in Central Ohio.
The purpose of this event is to highlight academic success and to encourage parental and community support of education. Scholarships will be offered to 10 students selected at random in a transparent process. Sponsors of the educational event include the Ohio State University, the Flickinger Legal Group, Fifth Third Bank, City of Columbus Community Relations Commission, Zenith Academy, Focus Learning Academy, CareSource Foundation, Buckeye Foundation, Columbus Zoo, Denison University, United Way of Central Ohio, and local community businesses. You will have an opportunity to share the joy of graduation with over 400 students and parents.
We look forward to the honor of your kind participation in this educational event to show your support for the Somali community’s effort to make Central Ohio the best place to live, learn and raise a family.
The Organizing Committee
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