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ARS Nairy Chapter’s 45th Anniversary Dinner (in English & Armenian)

Montebello, CA.-  The Armenian Relief Society (ARS) of Western USA, Nairy Chapter was the host of the ARS 93rd Annual Regional Convention, and organized a program on the second day of the convention to celebrate its own 45th anniversary. The dinner-dance program was held on July 13, 2013, at the…...

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ARS of Western USA’s 93rd Regional Convention (in English & Armenian)

$250 Can Feed Over 80 Families for One Day in Syria Montebello, CA (July 18, 2013).- The Armenian Relief Society (ARS) of Western USA, 93rd Annual Regional Convention took place at a time when the “Bnag meh Geragour” (a bowl of food) program by our sister organization in Syria is…...

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ARS-WUSA Press Release – Councilmember Eric Garcetti Donates Gifts to ARS Social Services Hollywood Office (English & Armenian)

Hollywood, CA.- This year again, Los Angles City Councilmember Eric Garcetti (13th District) has donated holiday gifts to the ARS Social Services office in Hollywood to be distributed among needy clients. “Councilmember Garcetti has long supported the Armenian community, lending both moral and financial support. ARS Social Services administration and…...

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Issues of Immigrants Explored at Third Community Forum by ARS and Pacific Clinics

Glendale, CA (December 13, 2012) – “Issues of Immigrants,” the third community forum organized jointly by the Armenian Relief Society (ARS) of Western USA and Pacific Clinics community behavioral health center, drew attention to how immigrants can retain their identity while acculturating to a new society. More than 50 people…...

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ARS and Pacific Clinics Forum On Depression, PTSD & Anxiety Offers Hope (in English & Armenian)

Glendale, CA (date) – The Depression, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, and Anxiety forum was held on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 was the second in a series of community forums organized in partnership with the Armenian Relief Society (ARS) of Western USA and the Pacific Clinics community behavioral health center. Over 75…...

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ARS and Pacific Clinics Forum On Depression, PTSD & Anxiety Offers Hope

Glendale, CA (date) – The Depression, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, and Anxiety forum was held on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 was the second in a series of community forums organized in partnership with the Armenian Relief Society (ARS) of Western USA and the Pacific Clinics community behavioral health center. Over 75…...

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Jasik Boniatians-Jarahian Received Armenia Fund Award (in English & Armenian)

On Sunday, November 18, 2012, ARS General Manager Jasik Boniatians-Jarahian was recognized during the Armenia Fund 20th Anniversary’s banquet. Jarahian was honored for her high level of volunteerism with Armenia Fund for the past twenty years. During the event, the Armenia Fund President, Ara Aghishian, also gave special mention to…...

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ARS-WUSA Announces Gift Giving Event for Children (in English & Armenian)

Glendale, CA.- The Armenian Relief Society (ARS) of Western USA is pleased to announce that it will be welcoming the holiday season with a grand “Gift Giving Event” for all children ages 3-14 on Wednesday, December 19, 2012 from 2-5 p.m. at the ARS Regional Headquarters, located at 517 W.…...

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ARS Forum Discusses San Diego Community Reinvigoration

SAN DIEGO—The Armenian Relief Society San Diego Roubina Chapter and the Armenian Students Association of the University of California, San Diego co-hosted a town hall meeting on Friday, November 30 at the Forum Hall in the Price Center of the university. The meeting was moderated by Berge Minasian and he…...

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ARS Delegation Meets with Ambassador John Heffern (in English & Armenian)

Glendale, CA.- On Wednesday, December 5, 2012, 15 members of the Armenian Relief Society (ARS) of Western USA met with U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Armenia John Heffern and his wife, Libby, for a positive meeting at the Glendale Central Library. The ARS delegation was led by Regional Executive…...

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