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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


July 16, 2017 in News

This Week: Our Interns Recap their Latest Experiences

Over the last two weeks, we had the opportunity to meet with a variety of public officials to discuss pertinent issues to the Armenian-American community, and also to spearhead projects such as weekly video blogs and graphics for the ANCA-WR’s online presence. Apart from that, we spent a lot of time at the office reaching out to coalition partners and politicians who support pro-Armenian activism. We have also been promoting the ANCA-WR’s annual gala on October 8, 2017 which is the organization’s most prominent event of the year. Over the past few weeks we have had the honor of meeting with numerous elected officials. They included Montebello Councilmember Jack Hadjinian, Los Angeles City Councilmember Paul Krekorian, Los Angeles Superior Court Judges Zaven Sinanian and Kevin… Read More
July 11, 2017 in News


  LAGUNA NIGUEL, CALIF. (JULY 5, 2017) – The Orange County chapter of the Armenian National Committee of America met with Sen. Pat Bates, R-Laguna Niguel as part of its ongoing efforts to reach out to local and state officials to discuss issues of concern to the Armenian American community. ANCA-OC representatives presented a brief overview of the vast Armenian community of Orange County including two vibrant churches, an Armenian day school and three Saturday schools, the community center which serves as a hub for many of the Armenian organizations including political, social, youth, athletic, cultural and philanthropic organizations, and the Armenian Relief Society Karni chapter in her district. Senator Bates discussed her long history in public office serving as member of the Laguna Niguel… Read More
June 30, 2017 in News

ANCA Western Region Praises California Legislators for funding Armenian American Priorities

GLENDALE–The Armenian National Committee of America-Western Region issued a statement Thursday praising Governor Brown and California Legislators for their efforts in securing funding for the Armenian American Museum and statewide Genocide education in the 2017-2018 California state budget. Below is the text of that statement: The Armenian National Committee of America, Western Region (ANCA-WR) today applauded the State Legislature and Governor Jerry Brown for including funds in the 2017 – 2018 Budget supporting Armenian American initiatives. The Budget adopted on June 15 by the California State Legislature and signed by the Governor earlier this week adds $3 million for the construction of the Armenian American Museum and Cultural Center of California and allocates $10 million for programs related to the implementation of the new History/Social… Read More