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ANCA-WR 2015 Grassroots Conference #GoANCA


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2017 Internship Programs

Applications for the four 2017 Internship Program session are now available.  Learn more and apply today.

Genocide Education Luncheon

Join us  in honoring k-12 educators who teach the next generation about the Armenian Genocide.


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Latest News

January 19, 2017 in Community

Cem Ozdemir and German Bundestag Accept Delivery of 2016 ANCA-WR Freedom Award through EAFJD in Berlin

Los Angeles, CA – Earlier today, European Armenian Federation for Justice and Democracy (EAFJD) also known as ANC-Europe Chair Kaspar Karampetian and EU Affairs Officer Heghine Evinyan visited Berlin to personally deliver the Armenian National Committee of America – Western Region (ANCA-WR) 2016 Freedom Award to German Parliament Member and Green Party Co-Chair Cem Ozdemir and the entire German Bundestag. Also delivered were congratulatory certificates of support and solidarity from various American federal, state and local elected officials and bodies, including the California State Legislature, and the County and City of Los Angeles.  Ozdemir and the Bundestag were honored during the 2016 ANCA-WR Annual Gala back in October for their courage in resisting pressure from the government of Turkey to introduce and pass a resolution…

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January 19, 2017 in Community

‘ANCA in Your Neighborhood’ to Visit Denver on January 29

Denver, CO – True to its grassroots, the Armenian National Committee America-Western Region (ANCA WR) will continue its road trip through the region, now with a stop in Denver, Colorado followed by one to Wyoming. On Sunday, January 29, at 2:00PM, ANCA-WR and ANCA Colorado will host the next  ‘ANCA In Your Neighborhood’ Town Hall at the ANCA-WR Denver Headquarters located across the state’s capitol (1373 Grant Street, Fellowship Hall). “We look forward to reconnecting with our grassroots in Colorado to learn about issues impacting the community locally and to discuss current legislative and community development initiatives in the state that will have a measurable impact on the daily lives of our communities and US-Armenia relations,” remarked Elen Asatryan, ANCA-WR Executive Director.Following the townhall, the…

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January 13, 2017 in Community, News

ANCA-WR Kicks Off ‘ANCA in Your Neighborhood’ Region-wide Tour with First Stop in Utah

Salt Lake City, UT – Earlier this week, the Armenian National Committee of America – Western Regio (ANCA-WR) kicked of its ‘ANCA in Your Neighborhood’ 2017 regionwide tour with its first stop in Salt Lake City, Utah. Next stops are scheduled for Colorado on January 29th, Wyoming on January 31st, and Nevada on February 5th. “Educating Armenian Americans on public policy issues and providing them the outlet and tools to become civically engaged is a vital component of the ANCA-WR’s core mission to empower the community,” stated ANCA-WR Executive Director Elen Asatryan. “Our expansion of chapters throughout the region in the last several years has resulted in legislative successes, from Armenian Genocide recognition in South Dakota to the defeat of anti-Armenian resolutions in Colorado, Idaho,…

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Featured Video | 2016 Year in Review

2016 ANCA-WR Year in Review

As Thanksgiving weekend comes to a close and we continue to take stock of all that we are grateful, thankful and hopeful for, on behalf of all us at ANCA-Western Region, our deepest gratitude goes out to all of our supporters who have made our collective successes possible. Here is an energetic year in review video highlighting accomplishments and activities in the region, which premiered at our annual gala October 16, 2016. #GoANCA #GrassrootsMakestheDifference Share it | Educate. Motivate. Activate.

Posted by ANCA Western Region on Sunday, November 27, 2016