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 →

ANCA-WR Board of Directors and Staff Attend Assyrian Memorial Day of Commemoration

North Hollywood, CA – The Assyrian American Association of America, in collaboration with the Assyrian Genocide (Seyfo) Research Center, hosted a memorial event at their community center in North Hollywood, CA on August 7, 2017 to commemorate Assyrian Martyrs’ Day. Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

ANCA-WR Road Trip to Bay Area and Fresno

San Francisco, California – Earlier today, the Armenian National Committee of America – Western Region (ANCA-WR) announced that the Board of Directors and staff would be taking a road trip to the Bay Area and Fresno to host several Town Halls. On Friday, Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

ANCA-Western Region Brings Community Leaders Together for Meeting with Political Maverick – Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard

Los Angeles, CA – Leaders and supporters of the Armenian National Committee of America – Western Region (ANCA-WR) joined together to meet with Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and a maverick who has Continue reading / Ամբողջը →