ARS Ani and Arax Chapter held on Sunday, May 4, BOWL ARMENIA at the Legion Bowl and Billiards in Cranston. Proceeds will be given to the Providence AYF and Homenetmen Scouts to help with their fundraising efforts. On February 27, the RI ARS chapters participated in the requiem services at Sts. Vartanantz Church in memory […]
The Sosseh Chapter held its annual Mitchink Dinner in April, the proceeds of which were donated to support Armenians in Syria. On Saturday, May 10, 2014, the chapter celebrated Mother’s Day at Estia Greek Taverna in Boca Raton, FL.
On Friday May 9, 2014, the ARS Sybille Chapter hosted a delightful Mother’s Day Celebration and Art Show presenting the work of three young Armenian American artists; Cathy Jacobs, Christine Hadjinian, and Ani Garabedian, and featuring talented pianist Emma Bagdasarian at St. Sarkis Lillian Arakelian Fellowship Hall in Dearborn, Michigan. The evening started with a […]
Boston and Chicago-Area Elementary Schools Don ate to ARS From The Armenian Weekly: “Fourth graders at St. Stephen’s Armenian Elementary School in Watertown raised $435 recently for their peers in Kessab and for the ARS Sponsor-a-Child program. In recent years, the school’s fourth grade students have begun raising funds to support ARS programs. This year, […]
ARS New Jersey Spitak, Agouni, Bergen County, and Shakeh Chapters On Saturday, April 26, the four ARS NJ Chapters (Agnouni, Bergen County, Shakeh, and Spitak) joined in hosting a fundraising event in support of Bared Maronian’s new documentary film, “Women of 1915.” Approximately 125 attendees were entertained by Mary Apkarian (Hamazkayin Armenian Cultural & Educational Society […]
Detroit ARS Maro, Sybille, Zabel, Shakeh and Tzolig Chapters In honor of the 1.5 million Armenians whose blood was shed during the Armenian Genocide, the Armenian Relief Society Michigan Mid Council, comprised of the five Michigan ARS chapters, partnered with the American Red Cross for a blood drive on April 24, 2014. From 3:00pm to 10:00pm […]
The Merrimack Valley Arax ARS Chapter observed its 104th anniversary on April 13, 2014, at St. Gregory Church, North Andover. Theresa “Dolly” Brundage celebrates her 70th year as an ARS member by cutting the cake, joined by Rev. Fr. Stephan Baljian, above.
The Granite City ARS Reubena Chapter held its 104th Anniversary celebration on Palm Sunday, April 13th, after church services at the St. Gregory Armenian Community Center. A delicious meal of chicken, pilaf, green beans, salad, and anniversary cake was prepared for the event. Reubena Chairwoman Ungerouhie Janet Haroian spoke about the relief efforts for Syrian […]
Lenten Luncheon The ARS Racine Soseh Chapter hosted a Lenten Luncheon on April 13, 2014. The ARS Marzbed Armenian School also held a raffle fundraiser during this event. It was a successful event enjoyed by everyone in attendance. Madagh and Picnic The ARS Racine Soseh Chapter continues the tradition of sponsoring the children’s entertainment at […]
New York ARS Mayr and Erebouni Chapters On April 6, 2014, the ARS Mayr and Erebouni chapters of NY, along with their families and friends, held their annual walk-a-thon. The walk took place in New York City, starting at St. Illuminator’s Armenian Apostolic Cathedral, with stops at the Permanent Mission of Armenia to the United […]