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Prelate Welcomes Member of the ANCA-WR ‘America We Thank You’ Initiative’

Prelate Welcomes Member of the ANCA-WR ‘America We Thank You’ Initiative’

On Tuesday, July 22, Western Prelate Archbishop Moushegh Mardirossian, welcomed members of the ANCA-WR “America We Thank You: An Armenian Tribute to Near East Relief” initiative.

July 24th, 2014

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Concert to Celebrate Armenian Genocide Memorial

Concert to Celebrate Armenian Genocide Memorial

Levitt Pavilion Pasadena has partnered with the Pasadena Armenian Genocide Memorial Committee to celebrate and bring awareness to the Armenian Genocide Memorial — planned for Pasadena’s Memorial Park — with a performance by Armenian synth/pop band Echocell on Thursday, Aug. 7, at Memorial Park.

July 24th, 2014

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Haigazian University Fundraiser Focuses on Syrian Armenian Students

Haigazian University Fundraiser Focuses on Syrian Armenian Students

An afternoon luncheon fundraiser for displaced Syrian Armenian students at Haigazian University became a reunion of sorts with alumni, philanthropists, clergy, government officials, and friends. They had one goal— to raise much needed scholarship funds for the displaced Syrian Armenian students studying at Haigazian.

July 22nd, 2014

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Hamazkayin Forum Continues with Visit to Yerevan State University

Hamazkayin Forum Continues with Visit to Yerevan State University

The third day of Hamazkayin’s 20th annual educational forum, the participants visited Yerevan State University and met with the principal of the university, Aram Simonian.

July 22nd, 2014

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2014 Mesrobian Graduating Class Shows Unparalleled Success

2014 Mesrobian Graduating Class Shows Unparalleled Success

100 percent of the 2014 high school graduating class of Armenian Mesrobian School will be continuing their higher educations at various colleges and universities.

July 21st, 2014

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ARS Western US Convention Elects New Regional Executive

ARS Western US Convention Elects New Regional Executive

The Armenian Relief Society of Western USA, convened its 94th Annual Regional Convention from July 18 to 20 at the Hollywood Armenian Center, hosted by the local ARS “Mayr” Hollywood Chapter.

July 21st, 2014

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We Are Gyumri: The Rebuilding of a Community

We Are Gyumri: The Rebuilding of a Community

The “We Are Gyumri” campaign will kick off their first event on Saturday, August 9, at Noor Restaurant in the Sofia Foyer Hall (260 East Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena, CA 91101) with a Cocktail and Hors D’oeuvres event hosted by the AYF Orange County “Ashod Yergat” Chapter from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m.

July 21st, 2014

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Rosalyn ‘Dolly’ Goodrow Passes Away

Rosalyn ‘Dolly’ Goodrow Passes Away

Rosalyn Asadurian Goodrow, known by all as Dolly, was born August 19, 1928, in Los Angeles, California, and was ushered into heaven by her Lord, Jesus Christ, on July 10, 2014.

July 17th, 2014

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Impact in Profile: Alice Petrossian

Impact in Profile: Alice Petrossian

After visiting USC Shoah Foundation for the first time, Alice Petrossian of the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) is excited to begin a new partnership to promote education about the Armenian Genocide and other atrocities.

July 17th, 2014

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The 39th Navasartian Games End on a High Note

The 39th Navasartian Games End on a High Note

Last Saturday saw the conclusion of the 39th Navasartian Games, but not without the frenzy and excitement that accompanied it.

July 11th, 2014

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Return of the Hamazkayin Theater Festival to Los Angeles

Return of the Hamazkayin Theater Festival to Los Angeles

The Hamazkayin Western Regional Executive Board is excited to announce the return of the Hamazkayin Sos Sargsyan State Theater Company from Armenia for a six day festival of Armenian theater at El Portal Theater in North Hollywood, starting on September 30 thru October 5.

July 11th, 2014

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Mashdots College Holds 22nd Commencement Exercises

Mashdots College Holds 22nd Commencement Exercises

Mashdots College successfully completed its twenty-second academic year with the commencement exercises held on Sunday, June 22, at the Four-Square Holy Trinity Armenian Church in Glendale, California.

July 10th, 2014

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ANCA Western Region Welcomes Summer 2014 Internship Class

ANCA Western Region Welcomes Summer 2014 Internship Class

Earlier this week, the Armenian National Committee of America-Western Region (ANCA-WR) kicked off its 2014 Summer Internship Program for the ninth year, taking in six young and enthusiastic community activists.

July 9th, 2014

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Calif. Armenian Business Leaders Explore Investment Opportunities in Artsakh

Calif. Armenian Business Leaders Explore Investment Opportunities in Artsakh

A group of Armenian businesspeople from California visited Artsakh on Wednesday to explore investment opportunities there and meet with key officials to advance that process. The delegation was led by Armenian Revolutionary Federation Western US Central Committee Chairman Dr. Viken Hovsepian.

July 9th, 2014

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