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13.8.2017

Kamo Davtyan, a soldier wounded in the Artsakh Liberation War in the early nineties, celebrated housewarming in the Village of Nor Shen, Martuni region, Artsakh. The house was rebuilt in the framework of the Housing for Wounded Soldiers initiative. In April 2016, in response to the Four Day War, the Foundation launched an urgent appeal […]

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8.8.2017

In a moving ceremony, Syrian-Armenian doctor Haig Khatcho (Khatchadourian) received a house in Artsakh’s Ishkhanadzor Village from the Foundation in early June. Doctor Khatcho relocated to Artsakh last year, and started a new life in the Kashatagh region after escaping prosecution by ISIS during the Syrian civil war. Finding solace in the land of his […]

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8.7.2017

On June 23, a seminar for parents of disadvantaged children took place at the Social-Educational Center in Noyemberyan, a small town in the Tavush province of northeastern Armenia, near the border with Azerbaijan. The Center, which the children lovingly call “Paponts Tun” (Պապոնց տուն – Grandpa’s house), was launched just last year and is based […]

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5.6.2017

On May 16, Samvel Mejlumyan, a soldier wounded in the Artsakh Liberation War in 1992, celebrated a housewarming in the Askeran town of Artsakh. The house was renovated by the Foundation, as part of the Housing for Wounded Soldiers project. Samvel Mejlumyan belonged to freedom fighter groups who fought for the defense and liberation of Artsakh in […]

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2.6.2017

In Armenia and across the world, June 1 is celebrated as International Children’s Day. On this day, a variety of events and celebrations are organized for children who are lavished with gifts, balloons and flowers, and are the center of everyone’s attention. The children of the Family and Community NGO of Metsamor, however, like to celebrate […]

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1.6.2017

How one community organization helps transform the lives of the most disadvantaged and marginalized children in the small town of Metsamor. In Armenia, where one third of the country’s children live in poverty and vulnerable conditions, working with and supporting the youngest of the society is more than simply important – it is vital. Especially […]

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11.4.2017

Artsakh has undergone tremendous transformation during the past years. Stepanakert and Shushi have grown into dynamic cities. Houses, schools, hospitals and entire villages are being built and developed. Lands are being cultivated and jobs created all across Artsakh. While various organizations and funds working in the region play a significant role in these processes, the […]

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10.4.2017

Invited by the Tufenkian Foundation, world renown Armenian artists Serj Tankian, Arsinée Khanjian, Atom Egoyan and Eric Nazarian, together with other representatives of the Armenian Diaspora, visited Artsakh during April 3-6 with the mission to get to know the people, learn about their lives and explore the work of the Foundation in the embattled territories of […]

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10.4.2017

Ապրիլ 4ին, Ստեփանակերտի մէջ մամլոյ ասուլիսի մը ընթացքին, Թուֆէնքեան Հիմնադրամի հրաւէրով Արցախ այցելող Արսինէ Խանճեանը, Աթոմ Էկոյանը, Էրիք Նազարեանը եւ Սերժ Թանքեանը աշխարհի արուեստագէտներուն կոչ ուղղեցին, որ անոնք Արցախ այցելեն եւ համագործակցին տեղւոյն երետասարդ տաղանդերուն հետ: Ահաւասիկ կոչը:   1988էն ի վեր, կամ այն օրէն, երբ Արցախի կամ Լեռնային Ղարաբաղի ժողովուրդը, Խորհրդային Միութեան եւ միջազգային […]

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5.4.2017

On April 04, in the frameworks of the visit to Artsakh of Tufenkian Foundation guests Serj Tankian, Arsinee Khanjian, Atom Egoyan, Eric Nazarian and other distinguished representatives of the Armenian Disaspora, 6 new houses were opened in Arajamough. The village was established in 2004 by the Tufenkian Foundation and is one of our largest and […]

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