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Cyclists Raise Funds for ABMDR in 7th Annual Glendale to San Diego Bicycle Ride

Cyclists Raise Funds for ABMDR in 7th Annual Glendale to San Diego Bicycle Ride

GLENDALE—On June 28, the Armenian Cycling Association (ACA) once again partnered with the Armenian Bone Marrow Donor Registry (ABMDR) to turn its popular 145-mile bicycle ride from Glendale to San Diego into a fundraising ride. The goal was to raise funds to help ABMDR in their fight against life-threatening blood disorders and to ensure [...]

July 9th, 2014

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Chess Grandmaster Aronian Meets Glendale Community

Chess Grandmaster Aronian Meets Glendale Community

International chess champion Levon Aronian was welcomed by the Glendale community on Monday as he held a “meet and greet” and public press conference, hosted by Glendale City Clerk Arty Kassakhian.

July 8th, 2014

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Legacy Foundation Announces Winners of Grant Supporting Volunteerism in Armenia

Legacy Foundation Announces Winners of Grant Supporting Volunteerism in Armenia

This week, Sosé & Allen’s Legacy Foundation announced the recipients of the 2014 AYF Youth Corps Legacy Fellowship.

July 7th, 2014

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Chess Champ Aronian to Lead Chess Camp in LA

Chess Champ Aronian to Lead Chess Camp in LA

Aronian will hold a community meet-and-greet and press conference on Monday, July 7, in Glendale
GLENDALE—On Monday, July 7, World Cup and 3 time Chess Olympiad Champion Levon Aronian will be holding a public press conference to meet and greet media and members of the community. Grand Master Aronian is making his first visit to Los [...]

July 3rd, 2014

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Navasartian Games Victory Banquet a Success

Navasartian Games Victory Banquet a Success

On Saturday, June 28, Homenetmen Western United States celebrated the 39th Navasartian Games in grand fashion by hosting the annual Victory Banquet at the famed Cooper Design Space in Downtown Los Angeles.

July 3rd, 2014

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AFFMA Announces 17th Annual Arpa International Film Festival

AFFMA Announces 17th Annual Arpa International Film Festival

Arpa Foundation for Film, Music and Art (AFFMA) is pleased to announce the 17th anniversary of its signature event, the Arpa International Film Festival, which will be held November 14 – 16, 2014, at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood.

July 1st, 2014

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Ari Guiragos Armenian School: The Anchor of Orange County’s Armenian Community

Ari Guiragos Armenian School: The Anchor of Orange County’s Armenian Community

When your eyes start watering from happiness and emotion, you know something is right and well worth the sacrifice.

July 1st, 2014

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Over $1,000 Raised at AYF Youth Corps Farewell Dinner

Over $1,000 Raised at AYF Youth Corps Farewell Dinner

On Wednesday, June 25, the Armenian Youth Federation Crescenta Valley “Zartonk” Chapter hosted its annual AYF Youth Corps Farewell Dinner at the Crescenta Valley Armenian Center.

June 30th, 2014

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Swedish ANC Formed in Stockholm

Swedish ANC Formed in Stockholm

On Sunday, June 29, the Swedish-Armenian Committee for Justice and Democracy was officially formed at Stockholm’s Armenian Center.

June 30th, 2014

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COAF Annual Event Raises over $50K in Support of School Auditorium

COAF Annual Event Raises over $50K in Support of School Auditorium

The Children of Armenia Fund (COAF), a nonprofit organization committed to improving the lives of children in rural Armenia, held its Fourth Annual Summer Soiree on Tuesday, June 24, at the trendy PH-D Rooftop Lounge of the Dream Hotel Downtown in New York City.

June 27th, 2014

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Joan Quinn: Captured

Joan Quinn: Captured

“Joan Quinn: Captured” curated by Laura Whitcomb in collaboration with curators Amanda Quinn Olivar, and J. Cheryl Bookout takes place at the beautiful Brand Library and Art Center, a long-time cultural haven for the Armenian community.

June 25th, 2014

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Conference on Denial Brings Together Natural and Social Scientists

Conference on Denial Brings Together Natural and Social Scientists

Four academic centers and institutions have teamed up to organize a conference on “Manufacturing Denial and the Assault on Scholarship and Truth,” to be held on Friday and Saturday, October 24-25, 2014, at Worcester State University and Clark University in Worcester.

June 23rd, 2014

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ARF Western US Regional Convention Issues Announcement

ARF Western US Regional Convention Issues Announcement

The Armenian Revolutionary Federation Western USA held its biennial Regional Convention over two weekends–June 12 to 15, and June 21 to 22–at the Montebello Armenian Center.

June 23rd, 2014

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ARF Western US Regional Convention Elects New Central Committee

ARF Western US Regional Convention Elects New Central Committee

The Armenian Revolutionary Federation Western United State organization during the last two weekends convened its 49th Regional Convention with the participation of 95 delegates and invited guests.

June 23rd, 2014

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