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Community Pledges to Fight for National Interests at ARF Day Celebration

At Sunday’s 119th anniversary celebration of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation its Western US Central Committee Chairman Avedik Izmirlian said no Armenian government has the right to take decisions against the national interests of Armenians, referring to the current Armenia-Turkey protocols that endanger the national security and future of the Armenian nation.

Homenetmen and Social Media

Our membership base is unique and the time has come for Homenetmen to develop its own unique strategy with social networking. There are hundreds of Homenetmen groups on Facebook and thousands of links on YouTube. Some we can be proud of and some not. Social Networks have become a way of life and the way our kids communicate with each other. Social networks have made the world a smaller place. Anyone, anywhere at anytime can go online and meet Homenetmen members anywhere in the world… within seconds. There are great opportunities ahead of us with progressive ways for us to connect and tap into audiences locally and globally.

‘Ararat 7’ Climbs Mount Ararat

A group of Homenetmen Ararat members and parents got together in May and formed a hiking team to climb Mount Ararat. The team was named “Ararat 7″ for the number of people on the team. It took four months to make the travel arrangements, hire a guide, and train physically for the climb. The team flew to Yerevan and drove through Georgia to get to the City of Dogubeyazit in Turkey near the slope of Mount Ararat.

Guevrekians Establish $100,000 Endowment Fund for Armenian Relief Society

On the eve of the Armenian Relief Society’s centennial, Mr. and Mrs. Jacky and Seta Guevrekian of Egypt established an endowment fund of $100,000 to be part of the ARS Endowment Funds. The annual proceeds of this fund will be used by the ARS, Inc. Central Executive Board to pursue the implementation of its humanitarian projects in Armenia.

34th Navasartian Games Take Shape With Opening Ceremony

Anticipation, is a good thing, especially, if that which we wait for impatiently brings a broad smile to our faces. Well, that’s exactly what the 34th Navasartian Games Opening Ceremony brought to many faces when, on Sunday, May 9th, this year’s inaugural took place at the Alex Pilibos Armenian School.

Little Armenia Event Marks Los Angeles Chapter’s Bountiful Journey of Forty Years

On Sunday, October 5, a corner of Little Armenia celebrated the 40 anniversary of Los Angeles Homenetmen chapter and all its glory as the chapter that sparked Homenetmen Western region’s emergence. The celebrations started outside of Barnsdall Gallery Theatre that sits on top of a hill overlooking Little Armenia. The property is surrounded by lush

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