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Toronto Armenian Community Centre Announces Different Measures In Support Of The Community

April 16, 2020  Dear members of the Armenian Community Centre of Toronto,  Over the past few weeks, our community has mobilized to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. We want to take this opportunity to share what we are doing to ...

Amid Growing Instances of Online Hate, Organizations Call on the Government of Canada to Take Action

OTTAWA, April 14, 2020— April 2020 marks the five-year anniversary of the passing of Motion M-587 by the House of Commons, recognizing April as Genocide Remembrance, Condemnation and Prevention Month in Canada. On this ...

Armenian-Canadian Community to Commemorate the 105th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide Via a Live Broadcast on April 24th

(OTTAWA) – Due to the ongoing spread of the novel coronavirus, the Armenian-Canadian community will mark the 105th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide via a live broadcast, organized by the Armenian National Committee of Canada (ANCC) and the ...

ARS Roubina Chapter’s 11th Annual International Women’s Day Celebrations

ARS International Women's Day Organizing Committee & Keynote Speaker Armenian ambassador Anahit Harutyunian By Hoorik Yeghiazarian Women’s Day is considered a focal point in the movement for equality and is celebrated worldwide on March ...

8,000 Masks Donated to Scarborough Health Network

Scarborough – April 2, Scarborough-Agincourt MPP Aris Babikian secured a donation of 8,000 medical masks for Scarborough Health Network (SHN). The masks are currently in high demand due to the on-going COVID-19 pandemic. In light of this ...

Sophie Gregoire Trudeau Recovers From COVID-19

Sophie Grégoire Trudeau and Prime minister Justin Trudeau Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, the wife of the Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, has recovered from COVID-19 after contracting the illness while on a trip to the United Kingdom ...

Toronto Armenian Community Centre Issues A Statement About Its Social Services And Government Financial Support

26 March 2020 Dear members of Armenian Community Centre of Toronto, Our efforts to support those in need with essentials are already in motion and will continue throughout this critical time.  A friendly reminder that if you or someone ...

Archbishop Papken Tcharian Signs a Joint Declaration with the Religious Leaders of Quebec

Prelate Papken Tcharian On March 23, 2020, Prelate Tcharian, signed a joint declaration with the Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, and Muslim religious leaders of the Province of Quebec. The Declaration reads: As the leaders and representatives ...

Canadian Armenian Community Stands Shoulder To Shoulder During Difficult Times

Dear Community Members, We are going through difficult times and facing an unprecedented and a highly uncertain situation. All Canadians have a duty to practice the measures advised by Public Health Canada and our medical professionals who are ...

ANCC Sends Letter of Support to Prime Minister Trudeau

 Armenian National Committee of Canada (ANCC) wrote to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau offering our help and support during this difficult time. The ANCC also thanked the government for their continued efforts to contain the ...