President Serzh Sargsyan sent a congratulatory message on the occasion of the 170th anniversary of the Armenian Evangelical Church:  “I congratulate the Armenian Evangelical Church on the 170th anniversary of its foundation. The Armenian Evangelical Movement and the Armenian Evangelical Church were established on July 1, 1846, and are an integral part of  our history,  contributing to educational, religious and charitable activities for the past 170 years. Since Armenia’s independence, the Armenian Evangelical… Read More

AMAA EXTENDS CONGRATULATIONS TO BOARD MEMBER AND BENEFACTOR EDWARD AVEDISIAN 2016 Recipient of Ellis Island Medal of Honor The Ellis Island Medal of Honor has been awarded each year since 1986.  It recognizes individuals who have made it their mission to share with those less fortunate their wealth of knowledge, indomitable courage,  boundless compassion, unique talents and selfless generosity; all the while maintaining the traditions of their ethnic heritage as they embody the… Read More

Over the course of two days, May 7-8, the National Debating Tournament semi-finals were held. Such a tournament brought together a total of 26 teams representing the different regions of Armenia. Ultimately, Teams “Etchmiadzin” and “Yerevan 1” (which had two Avedisian School students) progressed to the finals. Yerevan 1 was lead by Team Manager Arevik Khachtryan (who is also the Team Manager of the Avedisian School Debate Club) and featured 9th grade… Read More

While the adults guard the homeland, Karabagh, evacuated children from Martarkert region are sheltered at AMAA’s Bedrosian Camp in Shushi.

AMAA Participates in Unprecedented Cooperation for Martuni Village, Armenia On the occasion of the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide, AMA-Armenia took the initiative to coordinate the formation of a Consortium of 6 NGOs (AMA-Armenia, Development Principles, “Shen” Charity NGO, World Vision Armenia, COAF, Fund for Armenia Relief) to join efforts in support of Martuni Village, in the Republic of Armenia. The Village, located in the north-eastern part of the Gegharkunik Region, on… Read More

Pictured L to R: Dr. H. Steven Aharonian, former AMAA Board President, Levon Filian, AMAA West Coast Executive Director, Ambassador Richar M. Mills, Jr,  Zaven Khanjian, AMAA Executive Director/CEO and Dr. Nazareth Darakjian, AMAA Board President AMAA Meets with U.S. Ambassador to Armenia at Town Hall Meeting in CA On Tuesday, March 8, 2016, AMAA representatives attended a meeting with current U.S. Ambassador to Armenia, Mr. Richard M. Mills Jr. Accompanied by… Read More