#ohioblackexpo (VIDEO) LeBron James continues to be a force on and off the basketball court. In recent years, LeBron has opened a school in his hometown of Akron, Ohio; committed to providing full ride college scholarships for hundreds of students; and provided housing assistance for families in need.

#ohioblackexpo (VIDEO) John Legend and Dave Chappelle are two of Ohio’s favorite celebrities. John was born and raised in Springfield, while Dave grew up in nearby Yellow Springs. Both are well respected in their hometown communities outside of Dayton, Ohio.