Community articles

Interning for the Cause, Razmig Khayalian Learns the Basics of Non-Profit Organizations

As the 2009 Summer Session of the Armenian National Committee-Western Region’s Internship-Externship Program (ANC-WR IEP) begins its fifth week, Razmig Khayalian, an Administration and Development Intern with the program is busily working on several projects addressing both the developmental aspects of non-profit organizations as well as assisting ANC outreach efforts to the Orange County area community.

ANC-PAC Welcomes New Board Members, Looks To Future

While the Armenian National Committee – Political Action Committee (ANC-PAC) remains active in advance of the upcoming mid-term elections, this past month it welcomed new members to its Board of Directors. Joining returning ANC-PAC Chairman Armen Martin and Board Member Raffi Hamparian is a team of veteran community supporters and engaged citizens including Michael Mahdesian, Armond Aghakhanian, Kris Demirjian, and Armen Tamzarian.

Rosie Bedrosian Retires From Keyan School; Sophie Mekhitarian Named New Principal

After more than 30 years of service to the Armenian Community School, Rosie Bedrosian has announced her retirement as the school’s principal. The Charlie Keyan Armenian Community School Board of Education named Sophie Mekhitarian—a former Clovis Unified School District teacher and administrator—to replace Bedrosian at the conclusion of the 2008-2009 academic year.