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AYF Juniors Gather for Annual Winter Getaway

AYF Juniors Gather for Annual Winter Getaway

The Martin Luther King Jr. long weekend had an additional special meaning for some one hundred Armenian youth who gathered at AYF Camp Big Pines for their annual Winter Getaway. Organized by the Armenian Youth Federation’s Junior Central Council, the weekend attracted 75 AYF Junior member campers and about 25 AYF Senior member counselors.

January 23rd, 2015

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ANCA-WR’s ‘America We Thank You’ Inspires Armenian Students to Pay it Forward

ANCA-WR’s ‘America We Thank You’ Inspires Armenian Students to Pay it Forward

The Armenian National Committee of America Western-Region (ANCA-WR) initiative “America We Thank You” (AWTY) launched an educational tour throughout Armenian schools in California on Dec. 2, the 91st anniversary of the Near East Relief’s (NER) first “Golden Rule Sunday” dinner.

January 23rd, 2015

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Burbank ANCA Invites Community to Candidate Meet-and-Greet

Burbank ANCA Invites Community to Candidate Meet-and-Greet

The Armenian National Committee of America — Burbank (Burbank ANCA) encourages Burbank voters to meet the 2015 City Council and School Board Candidates at a series of meet-and-greet events.

January 23rd, 2015

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ANCA – Glendale Donates Proceeds from Christmas Party to Salvation Army

ANCA – Glendale Donates Proceeds from Christmas Party to Salvation Army

The Armenian National Committee of America- Glendale Chapter (ANCA- Glendale) hosted a canned food drive in conjunction with their annual Christmas Party in which all proceeds were donated to the Salvation Army Glendale Corps.

January 23rd, 2015

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KZV Principal Grace Andonian Receives Educator of the Year Award

KZV Principal Grace Andonian Receives Educator of the Year Award

The California League of Middle Schools honored Grace Andonian, Principal of Krouzian-Zekarian-Vasbouragan Armenian School with the “Educator of the Year” award for her dedication to middle school education, at a dinner held on Wednesday, Jan. 7, at St. Mary’s College in Moraga, California.

January 23rd, 2015

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ANCA – Pasadena Chapter Hosts Annual Holiday Reception

ANCA – Pasadena Chapter Hosts Annual Holiday Reception

The Armenian National Committee of America – Pasadena Chapter (ANCA – Pasadena) hosted its annual Holiday Reception on Thursday, Jan. 8, at the Armenian Center in Pasadena, California. City and state officials, supporters, friends, and prominent members of the Armenian American community were present to celebrate.

January 22nd, 2015

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ANCA – Pasadena Collects Over 1000 Items for School District’s Family Aid Program

ANCA – Pasadena Collects Over 1000 Items for School District’s Family Aid Program

The Armenian National Committee of America – Pasadena Chapter (ANCA – Pasadena) collected over 1000 items in donations for the Pasadena Unified School District’s (PUSD) Families in Transition program.

January 21st, 2015

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Dr. Myrna Douzjian to Lecture at Fresno State

Dr. Myrna Douzjian to Lecture at Fresno State

Dr. Myrna Douzjian, the 11th Henry K. Khanzadian Kazan Visiting Professor of Armenian Studies at California State University, Fresno, will hold three illustrated public lectures on the theme “The Armenian Genocide in Film: Theoretical and Comparative Perspectives” in the Spring 2015 semester.

January 21st, 2015

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CHS Alumni Association Celebrates Its Silver Anniversary

CHS Alumni Association Celebrates Its Silver Anniversary

The Armenian Evangelical Center High School Alumni Association of Los Angeles has announced its 25th Silver Anniversary Celebration, to be celebrated with a dinner, special guests, and entertainment on Feb. 27 at 7:30 p.m. at Phoenicia Restaurant in Glendale, Calif.

January 20th, 2015

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Burbank ANCA Issues City Council, School Board Endorsements

Burbank ANCA Issues City Council, School Board Endorsements

The Armenian National Committee of America-Burbank (ANCA–B) endorses the candidacy of Emily Gabel-Luddy for Burbank City Council, and Armond Aghakhanian, Steve Ferguson, Vahe Hovanessian, and Roberta Reynolds for Board of Education in the upcoming Feb. 24 Primary election.

January 16th, 2015

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ANCA-WR Congratulates Armenian-American Calif. Democratic Party Delegate Winners

ANCA-WR Congratulates Armenian-American Calif. Democratic Party Delegate Winners

The Armenian National Committee of America – Western Region (ANCA-WR) congratulates the 18 Armenian-American California assembly district delegates elected on Jan. 10 and 11.

January 16th, 2015

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ANCA Salutes America’s Near East Relief Efforts at Capitol Hill Briefing

ANCA Salutes America’s Near East Relief Efforts at Capitol Hill Briefing

The efforts of Near East Relief, the unprecedented American campaign of international humanitarian assistance which saved and sustained hundreds of thousands of Armenian Genocide survivors from 1915 – 1930, was spotlighted this week at a Capitol Hill briefing hosted by the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA).

January 16th, 2015

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ANCA-WR Appoints Simon Maghakyan as Community Development Coordinator

ANCA-WR Appoints Simon Maghakyan as Community Development Coordinator

During the course of the last year the Armenian National Committee of America Western Region (ANCA-WR) significantly expanded its community outreach activities beyond California, home to its headquarters and over 20 local chapters.

January 16th, 2015

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ANCA-Burbank Hosts Annual Armenian Christmas Reception

ANCA-Burbank Hosts Annual Armenian Christmas Reception

The Armenian National Committee of America, Burbank (ANCA-B) hosted its annual Armenian Christmas reception on Jan. 12 at the Burbank Youth Center.

January 16th, 2015

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