Merdinian School Receives $1 Million Donation

Merdinian students gather in front of the school administration building

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif.—The Board of Directors of the Charlotte and Elise Merdinian Armenian Evangelical School announced on Monday that Mr. and Mrs. Albert and Terry Bezjian of Los Angeles, founders of Indo-European Foods of Glendale, have donated $1 million to the school.

These funds are designated for the addition of a second floor over the school’s administration building. This project will provide the school with additional room and flexibility to better meet its ongoing needs.  The building presently houses the administrative offices, the newly renovated computer lab. and several classrooms. Upon completion of construction, it shall be named the Bezjian Building.

The Board of Directors and Administration of the school expressed their gratitude to Mr. and Mrs. Bezjian for this most generous gift. A donation of this magnitude is a testimony to the benefactors’ confidence in the bright future of the school.


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