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Armenia Missions

The Armenian homeland is the geographical center of Armenian Christian cultural heritage. St. Hagop Armenian Church organizes regular pilgrimages to Armenia and maintains ongoing mission projects to the mutual benefit of homeland and diaspora Armenians as well as ABC’s (Armenians by choice).

ACYOA Armenian Service Program 2017

Three St. Hagop youth, Mallory & Bobby Maslar and Grace Austin, travelled to Armenia in July as part of the ACYOA Armenia Service Program. Joining 20 other young people from our Diocese, the mission of the trip is to strengthen our youth’s Christian faith and enrich their Armenian identity by touring and serving in Armenia! Follow their amazing journey on facebook.

Children of Armenia Sponsorship Program (CASP)

For decades the St. Hagop Armenian Church Women’s Guild has sponsored orphans and underprivileged in Armenian through the Children of Armenia Sponsorship Program (CASP). In past years the program moved from Diocesan committee leadership to be under the FAR umbrella.  Our Women’s Guild continues to contribute to this worthy cause whose objectives are: To better…

Children’s soccer program-Tavush Region of Armenia

Our newest effort to support Armenia & Artsakh is a children’s soccer project organized by our own Jack Dikranian through the Fund for Armenian Relief (FAR). Donations will benefit 2,000 children in the Tavush Region of Armenia. Click image for a project flyer which is accepting monetary donations and in kind donations of soccer related items.  All donations…

Syrian Relief Picnic Another Successful Event to Help Those in Need

Last Sunday’s BBQ picnic for Syrian relief was delicious, provided wonderful fellowship and rasied money for Syrian Armenians who need our help. The picnic itself raised over $1,710, with an additional $1,100 donated by 2 individual donors. We thank the Kotchounian, Nalbandian and Tashian families for leading this effort to help their compatriots in need.…