Silicon Valley Community Raises $80,000 for Karabakh Resettlement

The guests at the fundraiser at the Adam and Rita Kablanian residence

LOS ALTOS HILLS, Calif.—Seventy five friends gathered at the beautiful home of Adam and Rita Kablanian of Los Altos Hills to support renovation efforts and the building of homes for resettlement in the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic on November 24.

During the event, eight families pledged to sponsor homes and more than $80,000 was raised for new opportunities for Armenians.

Committee Chair Jirair Sarkissian spoke of the desperate need to provide sustainability for residents of the Kashatagh (Lachin) region of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic, and the emphasized the need to step up for all Armenians.

Committee Treasurer Mardo Kaprealian added that such substantial support, raised in such a short period of time, reflects the strategic importance of the project along with the continuing generosity of Armenians throughout the Bay Area.


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