AGBU

By Hagop Vartivarian ENGLEWOOD, N.J. — On the eve of the jubilee celebration of benefactor Nazar Nazarian’s community activities, the Mirror-Spectator is printing an interview from 2009 between Nazarian and Hagop Vartivarian, chairman[...]

ATHENS — Dickran Abasian, chairman of the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) District Committee of Greece received the Boghos Nubar Pasha medal of service from the Ministry of Diaspora of Armenia for his 40 years of service and[...]

YEREVAN — On Saturday, October 13, the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) kicked off its 87th General Assembly to discuss the role that the organization will play in Armenia and around the world. Part of the program was the[...]

NEW YORK — The online and phone fundraising campaign launched by the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) earlier this month to aid Armenian communities affected by the deepening crisis in Syria has seen an overwhelming response,[...]

NEW YORK — With the worsening political turmoil in Syria, the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) has announced a major fundraising campaign to help the Armenian community there, including Aleppo, Damascus, Homs, Kamishli and[...]

LOS ANGELES — In its almost 60-year history, the AGBU World Games has brought international youth to various global cities with the goal of reinforcing their commitment to the organization and lifelong friendships with peers, through[...]

NEW YORK — The ongoing and expanding militarized conflict in Syria has created a humanitarian crisis for the population and is threatening, among others, residential areas where concentrations of the Armenian community and institutions[...]

PASADENA, Calif. — On March 14 and 15, AGBU Vatche and Tamar Manoukian High School’s Elective Armenian Drama class put on a production of Nayiri Zarian’s play, “Ara Keghetsig,” under the direction of Lora Kuyumjian. Nearly 1,000[...]

WATERTOWN, Mass. — The AGBU New England District announces that it has a new Executive[...]

MONTREAL — The Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) Central Office announced recently the retirement of Dr. Arshavir Gundjian as a member of the AGBU Central Board of[...]

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — The world’s largest non-profit Armenian organization, the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU), concluded its 86th annual assembly here, with the participation of delegates from Germany, Armenia,[...]