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Get Counted! Vote from home or on May 16

From the silver screen and the streets to the ballot box. Get Counted! Watch then Vote from home or on Election Day, May 16. Details at it | Vote Karo Torossian Moms for Steve Zimmer for LAUSD School Board Imelda Padilla#EveryVoteCounts #HyeVotes #Elections #LA #Vote #LAUSD #CD7

Posted by ANCA Western Region on Wednesday, May 3, 2017
5/4 Update for the May 16th Elections

Watch Elen Asatryan discuss the upcoming #LA May16th Elections with newly elected #Glendale Citycouncilmember Vrej Agajanian on AABC TV. Share it | Spread the Word | Vote from Home or on Election DayDetails at #HyeVotes

Posted by ANCA Western Region on Friday, May 5, 2017

Voting from home in the May 16th #LA #Elections? Here is a quick video on how to successfully complete your ballot. Remember to mark #60 Karo Torossian, #91 Steve Zimmer for School Board 2017 and #95 Imelda Padilla.Want to vote from home, but haven't received a ballot? Request one before the May 9th deadline at #HyeVotes

Posted by ANCA Western Region on Saturday, May 6, 2017
LA Councilmember Paul Krekorian Urges Participation in LA May ...

Watch then join #LA Councilmember Paul Krekorian in spreading the word about the importance of each and every vote in the upcoming May 16th LA #Elections that will shape the future of our community and our city for generations to come. Share it | Vote from home or on May 16th | Make your own message and spread the word.Vote Karo Torossian Steve Zimmer Imelda PadillaElection Details at #HyeVotes #Vote

Posted by ANCA Western Region on Friday, May 5, 2017


September 19, 2017 in News

‘Architects of Denial’ Screening to Kick Off 2017 ANCA-WR Grassroots Conference

GLENDALE—An exclusive screening of the much-anticipated documentary “Architects of Denial” will kick off this year’s ANCA-WR Grassroots Conference, the signature gathering of experts in law, politics, media and advocacy that takes place biennially and is organized by the Armenian National Committee of America-Western Region. The screening will take place on Friday, October 6 at 8 p.m. at the Pasadena Convention Center and will be followed by a welcoming reception to kick off the two-day conference that will continue on Saturday, October 7 at the same location. Admission to the conference is free, but registration is required. Register Now at “Architects of Denial” is a documentary feature about the Armenian Genocide and the effects of its denial by Turkey and the international community of future… Read More
September 18, 2017 in News


Glendale, CA – The ANCA-WR will acclaim celebrated film director Bared Maronian with one of its highest honors, the eminent ANCA-WR Arts and Letters Award, at the ANCA-WR’s Annual Gala Banquet on Sunday, October 8, 2017, at The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. “Bared Maronian is a one-man army in our collective fight for justice for the Armenian Genocide. With his groundbreaking documentary film Orphans of the Genocide being the longest continually aired Armenian-themed film in the history of television broadcasting reaching over 100 million viewers, and the success of his follow-up film Women of 1915, Bared has successfully used film to spread our message worldwide. For all his efforts, he is a most deserving recipient of our Arts & Letters Award,’ remarked ANCA-WR Board Chair Nora Hovsepian…. Read More
September 12, 2017 in News


Glendale, CA – Garo Paylan, who is an Armenian member of the HDP bloc in the Turkish Parliament and Member of the Parliamentary Committees on Constitution and Budget, will be honored with the ANCA-WR Freedom Award at the Armenian National Committee of America-Western Region’s (ANCA-WR) Annual Gala Banquet on Sunday, October 8, 2017 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA. The ANCA-WR Gala Banquet is the most prestigious Armenian-American grassroots public affairs event held in the Western United States. Past ANCA-WR Freedom Award recipients include the Artsakh President Bako Sahakyan, U.S. Congressman Adam Schiff (D-CA), German Green Party Co-Leader Cem Özdemir, and the Grammy-nominated rock band System of a Down.  “Garo Paylan is a true modern Armenian hero who fearlessly and courageously speaks… Read More