Armenia & Artsakh

The cost of sponsoring a child in this program is U.S. $300.00 per child, per academic year. Use the reference code next to sponsor link when registering for a child.

NoraANora A. from Dilijan, Armenia
I was born on September 11, 2011, in Dilijan. I attend secondary school and I am in the 1st grade. My favorite subject is Armenian language. I am healthy. My eyes and hair are brown. My father, Tatoul died in 2013 from intoxication. My mother Aregnaz is a housewife. Our income is not enough to care for our needs. It includes pension and poverty allowance. I have a sister (3 years old). My guardian is my mother, Aregnaz. We live in a two floor house which belongs to our relatives. It needs renovation. We don’t have a water heater. The toilet is on the first floor. We have water and electricity. The furniture belongs to the owner. We use firewood for heating in winter. We live in unsatisfactory social conditions.
Sponsor This Child (9-120; new)
Remarks: Nora is a lively and courageous girl. She is very clever and studies well a school. She likes to paint and play with dolls.


MartinGMartin G. from Stepanavan, Armenia
I was born on December 9, 2011 in Stepanavan. I attend secondary school and I am in the 1st grade. My favorite subject is Math. I have problems with my lungs. My eyes are dark brown and my hair is black. My father Artavazd is a laborer. He supports us partly. My father has problems with his stomach and spine. My mother Hayarpi is a housewife. Our income is not enough to care for our needs. It includes father’s salary. We live with my aunt and her children. I have two brothers (4 and 2 years old). My guardian is my mother, Hayarpi. We live in a temporary rented wooden house. The corridor’s floor is very damp. We have a few pieces of furniture and they are very old. We heat the house by electricity. We live in unsatisfactory social conditions.
Sponsor This Child (4-323; new)
Remarks: Martin is often sad at home. But he is very lively at school. He is very sensitive.


ErikMErik M. from Stepanavan, Armenia
I was born in Stepanavan, in the Lori region of Armenia, on November 15, 2005. I attend secondary school and am in the 5th grade. My favorite subject is Mathematics. I don’t have health problems. I attend Apostolic Church. My father, Vardan is a laborer. My mother, Melsida is a housewife and she has health problems. Our family income is not enough to care for our needs. It includes only salary. I have two sisters and five brothers. My sisters have health problems. Our guardian is my mother. We live in a four-room house. We don’t have gas supply, a bathroom, and he toilet is outside the house. The furniture is old. The house needs renovations. The utilities are in insufficient state. There is a garden near the house.
Sponsor This Child (4-313)


GorDGor D. from Ijevan, Armenia
I was born in Ijevan, in the Tavush region of Armenia, on March 1, 2010. I don’t attend school yet. My hair and eyes are brown. My father, Mher is unemployed. He has health problems. My mother, Armenuhi is also unemployed. Our family income is not enough to care for our needs. Our guardian is my mother, Armenuhi. I have three brothers (ages 15,18 and 19).  My family lives lives in a 2-room apartment, which is in terrible state and needs renovation. Our furniture is very old. The utilities are in insufficient state. We don’t have bathrooms or gas supply. We bring water from the outside. There is electricity supply, however our roof needs renovation.
Sponsor This Child (7-331; new)


SyuzannaPSyuzanna P. from Karmir Shuka, Artsakh
I was born in Stepanakert, Artsakh, on February 15, 2006. I now in the village of Karmir Shuka, Artsakh. I attend secondary school and I am in the 3th grade. My favorite subject is Armenian Language. I don’t have any health problem. My father, Raphael is a laborer. My mother, Liana is unemployed. Our guardian is my mother. Our family income is not enough to care for our needs, as my family is extended. I have six brother and five sisters (ages 24, 23, 21, 20, 17, 14, 25, 19, 16, 13 & 6). My brother is married and lives with us with his family. Our house has three rooms. It is very small for our family. The house has gas, water and electricity supply. The house needs renovation. It has been damaged during bombardment. The furniture is old and worn out. The bathroom is outside the house.
Sponsor This Child (K7-462)


ErikKErik K. from Vanadzor Armenia
I was born on January 1st 2010 in Vanadzor in the  Lori region of Armenia, I don’t attend school yet. I don’t have any health problem. My hair and eyes are dark brown. My father, Arthur doesn’t live with us and we don’t have any news about him. My parents are divorced. My mother, Armine is unemployed and she can’t support us. She has benign cancer in her breast. Our family income is not enough to care for our needs. We live with my grandmother. I have a sister (16). We live in a private house which is not renovated. The wallpapers are old, the floor is damaged, and our furniture is old and worn out. There is gas, water and electricity supply. We don’t have a bathroom in the house.
Sponsor This Child (12-098)
Remarks: Erik is a very shy, calm, kind and smiley boy. He smiles even to unfamiliar people. Erik likes to watch cartoons very much. He also likes to listen to her grandmother’s tales


AniMAni M. from Yerevan, Armenia
Ani was born on July 16, 2007 in the village of Tsovak. But now they live in Yerevan. She is in the 4th grade. Her favorite subject is Armenian. The family consists of four members; the child’s parents and brother. Her father, Sevak is a furniture maker, but he doesn’t have a stable job. He supports the family partly. He has health problems. Her mother, Rima is a baker. She also doesn’t have a stable job. Their family income is not enough to care for their needs. It includes salary and allowance. The family lives in a two-room house. The renovations are old. They have necessary furniture which are given by their relatives. She has educational problems. She has difficulties with foreign languages. But at the same time she is very motivated, industrious and likes to do homework. Her parents have low level of parental skills which has its negative influence on child’s development. The Day Center takes the child into the program due to the above mentioned social and educational problems in family.
Sponsor This Child (DC1-154; new)


MaryPMary P. from Vanadzor, Armenia
Mary was born on October 13, 2007 in Vanadzor. She is in the 4th grade. Her favorite subject is Armenian Language. The family consists of 4 members; mother, sister, grandmother and Mary. Her parents are divorced. Her mother, Serine is a housewife and takes care of the children. She can’t keep children housed and fed due to low income. It includes poverty allowance and grandmother’s pension. The family lives in the grandmother’s cabin house, which is in unsatisfactory conditions and needs renovation. Her mother does not have enough resources to provide child’s development and she can’t organize her free time productively. She lacks the necessary educational and parental skills. She can’t follow up on child’s lessons and provide for her development. As a result, Mary has difficulties doing her lessons. Mary is very hard-working and a modest girl. She likes drawing and dancing very much. As a result of the Day Center’s professional team work, she now has a friends and easily communicates with everyone.
Sponsor This Child (DC2-165)


NverMNver M. from Yerevan, Armenia
Nver was born on June 16, 2009 in the village of Tsovak. but now lives in Yerevan. He is in the 2nd grade. His favorite subject is Russian. The family consists of four members; the child’s parents and sister. His father, Sevak is a furniture maker, but he doesn’t have a stable job. He supports the family partly. He has health problems. Hiss mother, Rima is a baker. She also doesn’t have stable job. Their family income is not enough to care for their needs. It includes salary and allowance. The family lives in a two-room house. The renovations are old. They have necessary furniture which are given from their relatives. Nver is very active. He has educational problems. He doesn’t have motivation. His parents have low level of parental skills which has its negative influence on the child’s development.
Sponsor This Child (DC1-155)


AregA.jpgAreg A. from Martuni, Armenia
I was born on May 5, 2006 in Martuni. We now live in Yerevan. I attend secondary school and I am in the 6th grade. My favorite subject is Math. I don’t have any health problem. I attend Evangelical church. My father, Gagik is a seasonal laborer. He supports us partly. He has stomach ucler. My mother, Hasmik is a housewife. She takes care of us. Our family income is not enough to care for our needs. It includes father’s not stable salary and poverty allowance. I have a brother (14 years old) and a sister (16 years old). We live in a two-room cabin-house. The renovations and furniture are old. The water pipes and the toilet are outside.
Sponsor This Child (01-1036)
Remarks: Areg is very active and smart. He studies with good grades. He takes wrestling lessons.