LOS ANGELES–During her visit to the West Coast to attend the Armenian International Medical Conference held in San Francisco–the wife of Armenia’s Foreign Minister–Dr. Nani Oskanian–took a side trip on June 27 to pay a special visit to the Montebello Nairy Chapter of the Armenian Relief Society.
Dr. Nani Oskanian–who is extensively involved with the welfare of children in Armenia–is the head of the "After School Boys and Girls Daycare and Community Center" and founder of the "Children First" organization–which provides free health care for children of all ages. Dr. Oskanian is in the process of opening an orphanage in Yerevan and was interested in seeing how the Montebello Nairy Daycare and Preschool functions.
The Nairy Daycare–under the direction of Lilit Barsegyan–welcomed Dr. Oskanian with the cultural bread and salt–as the children entertained her with songs and dances.
Dr. Oskanian also visited the Ararat Adult Day Health Care Center in Glendale.