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His Eminence Archbishop Papken Tcharian Endorses Palliative Care Bill C-277

Under the auspices of His Eminence Archbishop Papken Tcharian, Prelate, the Armenian Prelacy of Canada was part of an interfaith coalition to endorse a private member’s bill that lays the foundation for a national palliative care strategy. Co...

ARS School Cross Country Team Wins Overall School Championship

[:en]  By Sam Manougian On October 4th, 2016 the Somerset Academy hosted its annual Cross Country Race for schools within the SSAF (Small School Athletic Federation). Once again the race was held at Milne Park which is located in ...

A Run To Remember – 2016 Again Wins A Huge Age Group Medal

[:en]By Sam Manougian On October 16, 2016, Homenetmen and “A Run To Remember” once again participated in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon.  “A Run To Remember” was one of 185 charities participating in the Scotiabank ...

AFSS Organizes Thanksgiving Luncheon for Newcomers

October 9, 2016, was a memorable day for Armenian Family Support Services and more than 200 Syrian/Iraqi Armenian newcomers.  It marked the very first celebration of Canadian Thanksgiving, la journee de l’Action de grace a la canadienne, or ...

The Canadian Museum of Human Rights Premieres New Film in Toronto About Armenian Genocide

In partnership with the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR), on October 13th, 2016, the Armenian National Committee of Canada co-organized the premiere of the museum’s new film about the Armenian genocide, “Acts of Conscience: Armin T. ...

Record amount $1 million USD raised at Hayastan Foundation Toronto banquet

A record $1,300,000 CAD ($1 million USD) total was raised at the annual Hayastan Foundation Toronto banquet held at the AGBU Manoogian Centre today, as well as by the early major donations throughout the year. Over 300 supporters, including a large ...

ANCT October Update

The Armenian National Committee of Canada, as the most influential Armenian grassroots political organization in Canada, actively advances the concerns of the Canadian Armenian community. We ensure that the Canadian Armenian community has a voice ...

POM Film Festival 11th Season

By Dr. Roubina Shnorhokian  (Toronto)- The 11th season of POM film festival will present 38 films from 14 countries, showcasing different genres and a range of Canadian talent. It is a unique year at the Festival for creative collabora...

Armenian Genocide Memorial Forest Of Hope Unveiled By The City Of Markham

A small patch of land, evergreen trees, a memory: the searing pain travelling a century implanted in a park in a suburb in Toronto as a testament of survival and perseverance. The unveiling of the Armenian Genocide Forest of Hope took place ...

AGBU continues to invest in creating generations of talented young Armenians

College-aged students gain valuable experience in Armenia and throughout the diaspora Every year, AGBU offers a spectacular array of programs that not only help Armenian youth prepare for successful careers, but also allow them to become better ...