Perfect love casts out all fear.
1 John 4:18

Ten days after September 11, 2001, at a special State of the Union Address, President George W. Bush told the nation “It is my hope that in the months and years ahead, life will return almost to normal.”

It never did!

Not even ‘almost’ to normal.

The terrorist attack on September 11, 2001 set in motion a series of new policies, legislation and attitude that dramatically changed American life, is here to stay and has made us forget what life was like before.

“Perfect love casts out all fears.”
1 John 4:18

Our communities in Lebanon are facing existential threats.

And this time it’s not the indiscriminately flying bullets.

It is poverty, unemployment, loss of jobs, layoffs, bankruptcies or half a salary that has surrendered its purchasing power.

It’s COVID-19, liquidity crunch, political upheaval and vanished opportunities.

The Armenian Missionary Association of Canada is delighted to announce the appointment of its new Executive Committee for 2020.

During its meeting of March 28, 2020, the AMAC Board of Trustees appointed six Board Members to form the Executive Committee for a 12 month period starting April 1, 2020. “We are excited about this New Executive Committee which consists of members from both Ontario and Quebec. The new team brings a wealth of experience in Christian service; a renewed sense of mission; and fresh ideas to reach out to our compatriots around the globe”, said Mihran Jizmejian, Chairman.

Haigazian University announced the establishment of the “George M. Kassarjian Memorial Scholarship Fund” in memory of the late George M. Kassarjian (1934-2019) thanks to a generous donation of US$200,000, as specified in his will. George and his late wife, Miralda Ekmekji Kassarjian, had also supported Haigazian University during the refurbishment of its Heritage Building in 2011. Professor Barkev Kassarjian, George’s brother and a longtime Haigazian University Board member, stated his and his… Read More

Thank you to all who joined and donated to AMAA’S MOTHER’S DAY VIRTUAL ZUMBA benefiting AMAA’s COVID Response Fund, Saturday, May 9, 2020!

Երեքշաբթի, Մայիս 5, 2020-ին, Ամերիկայի Հայ Աւետարանչական Ընկերակցութեան Գործադիր Տնօրէն Զաւէն Խանճեան կարճ տեսանիւթով իր զօրակցական ու քաջալերական խօսքը ուղղեց Լիբանանահայութեան՝ նկատի ունենալով երկրին տնտեսական սուր տագնապը, ինչպէս նաեւ թագաժահրի համաճարակի հետեւանքով գաղութին ապրած տուայտանքը։

On Tuesday, May 5, 2020, Zaven Khanjian, Executive Director/CEO of AMAA, gave a short supportive and encouraging video message to the Lebanese Armenians, taking into consideration the country’s acute economic crisis as well as the tribulation of the community due to the corona virus.

DATE:
SATURDAY, MAY 9, 2020

TWO TIMES AVAILABLE!

DOMESTIC:
U.S. 11:00AM – 11:30AM (ET)
U.S. 6:00PM – 6:30PM (ET)

INTERNATIONAL:
7:00 PM in Armenia, 8:00 AM in Australia, 12:00 PM in Argentina,
5:00 PM in France, 6:00 PM in Lebanon, 5:00 PM in Sweden

#GivingTuesdayNow is a new global day of giving and unity that will take place on May 5, 2020. Sponsor one of the levels below, in honor of AMAA’S MOTHER’S DAY VIRTUAL ZUMBA by May, 5, and receive a beautiful gift just in time for Mother’s Day along with the ZOOM Meeting ID to join a fun Zumba workout led by Talin Avakian, active member and leader of a weekly Zumba Ministry at the Armenian Evangelical Church of New York (AECNYC).


**AMAA continues to maintain CDC and State of NJ guidelines for COVID-19.**
The physical office remains closed, with limited personnel present. Staff continues to work remotely and are accessible by email and will respond to voicemails.
If you need assistance please call the main line 201 • 265 • 2607 and dial zero or the extension of the person you are trying to reach. (Staff extensions and emails are listed on our website at Our Staff)