Over 1,000 Gather to Celebrate a Year of ANCA-WR Accomplishments

(ASBAREZ) LOS ANGELES—Armenian National Committee of America-Western Region hosted a capacity crowd of its annual gala banquet held on Sunday, October 8 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. More than 1,000 supporters, activists, and generous donors of the ANCA-WR Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

ANCA Goal of Securing $100 Million MCC STEM Education Grant for Armenia Receives Support from Chairman Royce and Rep. Schiff

— Speaking at ANCA Western Region Grassroots Conference, Legislators Cite Transformative Potential of New Millennium Challenge Compact

PASADENA, CA – House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-CA) and House Intelligence Committee Ranking Democrat Adam Schiff (D-CA) Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

‘Architects of Denial’ Screening to Kick Off 2017 ANCA-WR Grassroots Conference

GLENDALE—An exclusive screening of the much-anticipated documentary “Architects of Denial” will kick off this year’s ANCA-WR Grassroots Conference, the signature gathering of experts in law, politics, media and advocacy that takes place biennially and Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

Documentary Filmaker Bared Maronian to Receive ANCA-WR Arts & Letters Award at Gala Banquet

Glendale, CA – The ANCA-WR will acclaim celebrated film director Bared Maronian with one of its highest honors, the eminent ANCA-WR Arts and Letters Award, at the ANCA-WR’s Annual Gala Banquet on Sunday, October 8, 2017, at The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

Garo Paylan to Receive ANCA-WR Freedom Award and Will Address ANCA-WR Grassroots Conference

Glendale, CA – Garo Paylan, who is an Armenian member of the HDP bloc in the Turkish Parliament and Member of the Parliamentary Committees on Constitution and Budget, will be honored with the ANCA-WR Freedom Award at the Armenian National Committee of America-Western Region’s Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

California State Senator Anthony J. Portantino to Receive 2017 ANCA-WR Legislator of the Year Award

Glendale, CA – The Armenian National Committee of America-Western Region will be honoring California State Senator Anthony J. Portantino with the prestigious ANCA-WR 2017 Legislator of the Year Award. Senator Portantino will be presented with the award Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

Writer/Director of “The Promise” Terry George to Receive ANCA-WR 2017 Arts & Letters Award

Glendale, CA – The ANCA-WR will acclaim Terry George, the award-winning film director and writer of “The Promise” film, with the prestigious ANCA-WR Arts and Letters Award at the 2017 Annual Gala Banquet on Sunday, October 8, 2017 at The Beverly Hilton Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

ANCA-WR Takes Road Trip To Northern and Central California

Last weekend, members of the ANCA-WR Board of Directors and Staff took a Road Trip to Northern California to connect with local Armenian-American communities through multiple town meetings. Three separate events were held in San Francisco, Sunnyvale, and Fresno, serving as Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

Americana’s Change of Heart Discussed At ANCA Glendale Press Conference

(ASBAREZ) GLENDALE–The Armenian National Committee of America-Glendale chapter held a press conference at the Americana at Brand at 11 a.m. Thursday to update the community on the status of the the shopping center’s refusal to provide space for an Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

Turkish Activist Admits Major Blow When Texas Recognized Armenian Genocide

By HARUT SASSOUNIAN

(ARMENIAN WEEKLY) Armenian-Americans knew they had scored a major victory for the recognition of the Armenian Genocide when Texas became the 46th state to recognize it. What Armenian-Americans did not realize is that the Continue reading / Ամբողջը →