We are proud to be a sponsor of the official film premiere of They Shall Not Perish: The Story of Near East Relief, a new documentary that chronicles the heroic American response to the refugee crisis during the Armenian Genocide. April 8, 2017 *Two show times are available, details below* The Times Center, 242 W 41st Street, New York City, NY Produced by Near East Foundation Board Member Shant Mardirossian and award-winning… Read More

If you’re already shopping online, why not support AMAA at the same time? AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support AMAA every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to AMAA. Get started… Read More

The Armenian Evangelical Church of Toronto Presents a lecture on HRANT DINK and CAMP ARMEN The Roots of Dink’s struggle by Zaven Khanjian, AMAA Executive Director/CEO Friday, March 17, 2017, 8:00 pm Armenian Evangelical Church of Toronto Rev. Dr. Movses Janbazian Fellowship Hall 2600 14th Avenue Markham, ON L3R 3X1 Refreshments to follow for more info please call the Church at (905) 305-8144

By Phyllis Hamo The sanctuary of the First United Methodist Church of Pasadena, built in 1924, provided an ideal setting in size and acoustics for the Lark Musical Society production of Benjamin Britten’s War Requiem. The magnificent concert performed on March 4, 2017, during the first week of Lent, was directed by legendary Lark conductor Vatsche Barsoumian and dedicated, in partnership with the Armenian Missionary Association of America, to the victims of… Read More

Recently the Armenian Missionary Association of America (AMAA), through the gracious effort of AMAA member Dr. Chris Tashjian, donated medical equipment, instruments and beds to the RA Ministry of Defense. The official presentation was held on February 20 at the Medical Central Base of the Defense Ministry. Harout Nercessian, AMAA’s Armenia Representative, Lusine Ohanyan, Coordinator of AMAA-Armenia’s External Affairs and Major Nver Arakelyan, Chief Commander of Medical Central Base, were present. “These items are… Read More

“To stay and resist,” Hrant Dink wrote in his final newspaper entry. These four words summarize what has become a belief that has symbolized our spirit as Armenians throughout our history, and link us to the decisive event of the Battle of Vartanantz in our history. The Battle of Vartanantz represents the conviction of the Armenian nation as it stood up for its faith in Christianity when it was challenged by the… Read More

In neighboring Iraq, as the Armenian Evangelical Church of Baghdad was recently celebrating the Birth of the Lord, a series of explosions took place.  As chaos reigned outside, inside the Pastor and his congregation decided to stay and finish the service to the end.  They thanked the Lord for protection and pray for comfort of the Holy Spirit for the families who have lost loved ones in the war which continues to… Read More