OBE Honors

The Ohio Black Expo cultural festival focuses on celebrating the past, present, and future of Ohio’s people, places, businesses, and organizations.

OBE Honors

If you know of someone that is deserving of recognition, we invite you to nominate them. Eligible nominees should be originally from Ohio or be recognized for work and accomplishments in Ohio.


We are looking for ordinary people who are doing extraordinary things in one of the following categories:

-Community Service
-Business Excellence
-Community Activism
-The Arts


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