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1.7.2013

Attachments   Highlighting the Luncheon, held  at the Sheraton Lincoln Harbor Hotel in Weehawken, N. J., on May 18, were presentations by three special guests: Dr. Mary Papazian, President of Southern Connecticut State University, who gave the keynote address on “The Empowerment of Women through Education;” Maro Matosian, Director of the Women’s Support Center in Yerevan, […]

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22.5.2013

Attachments Maro Matosian, director of the Women’s support Center in Yerevan provided an overview of the center’s activities at the annual meeting of the Armenian International Women’s Association.  The audience was informed of the services rendered to victims of domestic violence by WSC as well as the activities at the shelter. In addition it was […]

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10.5.2013

SAVE THE DATE! MAY 19 Due to the crisis in Syria, many Armenians have decided to leave war-torn areas and settle in Armenia and Karabagh. Among these are farmers from the Khamishli region, who have brought their large families to Karabagh and have already begun cultivating the land. While they are skilled in agriculture, these Syrian-Armenians face pressing […]

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18.4.2013

Attachments The “Support a Safe House” campaign  blazed past its original funding goal and officially ended yesterday with a whopping $23,426 raised in total. Your response was overwhelming, especially in the final hours. The ONEArmenia team is excited to show you the immediate impact of your contribution as funds are transferred over to the Women’s […]

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25.2.2013

Attachments   ONEArmenia will be the recipient of all funds raised at ARTivism, an art and music event organized by the All-Armenian Students’ Association (All-ASA) in Los Angeles. A coalition of representatives from Armenian Students’ Associations at colleges and universities throughout Southern California, the All-ASA will host the event on March 8–International Women’s Day–in an […]

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22.2.2013

Attachments The renovation of Moshatagh village’s kindergarten is ahead of schedule! We were bound by the winter weather, and were expected to start in late spring–but the sun has come out and the work is set to begin around February 24. Our team is gearing up to head over to Moshatagh in order to document […]

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19.2.2013

Attachments Coalition to Stop Violence against Women in Armenia gave a press conference on February 14 to call for the  passage of Domestic Violence law which was recently rejected by the government where  Maro Matosian of Women’s Support Center participated as member of the Coalition. DV is not just a women’s issue;  it is a national issue and […]

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30.1.2013

Attachments Three years later and the “How We Live” project and the work of the Tufenkian Foundation is still being recognized. The project was chosen as one of three finalists for the 2012 Photo Philanthropy activist awards. How We Live documents the face of poverty in Armenia as told through the personal stories of families living along the […]

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24.12.2012

Attachments Since October 1st, 2012, the Tufenkian Foundation has been collaborating with ONEArmenia (1A), a new non-profit platform based in New York City and Yerevan. As one of 1A’s first partnering organizations, we have the opportunity to raise money for the humanitarian projects we have always strived to initiate and execute using the latest innovations […]

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