Office of Multicultural Affairs

The primary role of the Office of Multicultural Affairs is to function as a resource to all state agencies and to all communities served to improve services to minority and multicultural populations in the state of Maine.


OMA Community Events


Date Event Location
September 21, 2014 International Day of Peace Worldwide
October 2, 2014 International Day of Non-Violence Worldwide
November 6, 2014 International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict Worldwide
December 1, 2014 World AIDS Day Worldwide
December 18, 2014 International Migrants Day Worldwide
June 20, 2015 World Refugee Day Worldwide Celebrations. Please share local events with us by registering with our calendar: http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/oma/calendar/add-event.shtml
September 14, 2014 Welcoming Week Throughout the United States!
October 2, 2014 Bridges Out of Poverty East Auburn Baptist Church, Auburn, Maine
September 19, 2014 Citizenship Ceremony and Celebration 208 Bates St. Lewiston
September 5, 2014 Last Day to Register: English for Health Professionals 14 Locust St., Portland
September 11, 2014 Cross Cultural Communication: Using Refugee Voices to Improve Conversations 423 Gleckman Family Library, University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME
September 8, 2014 Need a grant for your grassroots group? Avesta Housing Building, 307 Cumberland Ave, Portland ME
October 16, 2014 MAIN Open House 237 Oxford St Suite 25A, Portland
September 9, 2014 Ambassador Reception with Rudolf Bekink of the Netherlands One City Center, Portland
September 17, 2014 MITC Young Global Professionals Networking Group Silly's, 40 Washington Ave., Portland
September 5, 2014 The Affordable Care Act (French) 5 Monument Square, Portland
September 27, 2014 Affordable Care Act (Sudanese Comunity) The Root Cellar. 94 Washington Ave. Portland
October 11, 2014 The Affordable Care Act (Somali Community) Maine Access Immigrant Network (MAIN) Office. 237 Oxford Street - Suite 25A, Portland
October 25, 2014 Affrodable Care Act (Arabic Community) The Root Cellar. 94 Washington Ave. Portland
October 26, 2014 Affordable Care Act (Latino Community) 307 Congress Street, Portland
September 9, 2014 Continuing Studies Information Session at Southern Maine Community College Southern Maine Community CollegePeter A. McKernan Hospitality CenterSouth Portland, MEFor more information call 207-741-5758.
September 9, 2014 Exploring the Heart of Cross-Racial Conversations Rines Auditorium, Portland
September 13, 2014 Chinese Moon Festival Woodfords Church 202 Woodford Street, Portland, Maine
September 23, 2014 Iraq Now: an Iraqi Journalist's View ,Ali Al Mshakheel CIEE, 300 Fore St., Portland, 2nd Floor
September 18, 2014 Welcome Reception for International and Multicultural Students Wishcamper Room 102, USM Portland Campus
September 11, 2014 Project Hot Spot A Crime Reduction Strategy The Root Cellar, 89 Birch St. Lewiston