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* '''President''' - [[Berge Setrakian]]
 
* '''President''' - [[Berge Setrakian]]
* '''Vice Presidents''' - [[Sarkis Demirdjian]], [[Arshavir Gundjian]]
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* '''Vice Presidents''' - [[Arshavir Gundjian]]
* '''Treasurer''' - [[Nazar Nazarian]]
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* '''Treasurer''' - [[Sam Simonian]]
* '''Secretary''' - [[Joseph Basralian]]
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* '''Secretary''' - [[Berge Papazian]]
 
* '''Honorary Member''' - His Holiness [[Catholicos Garegin II|Karekin II]], [[Catholicos]] of All Armenians
 
* '''Honorary Member''' - His Holiness [[Catholicos Garegin II|Karekin II]], [[Catholicos]] of All Armenians
* '''Chairman of the Board''' - [[Louise Manoogian Simone]]
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* '''Chairman of the Board''' -  
 
* '''Vice Chairman''' - [[Nazar Nazarian]]
 
* '''Vice Chairman''' - [[Nazar Nazarian]]
* '''Members''' - United States - [[M. Michael Ansour]], [[Carol Bagdasarian Aslanian]], [[Richard Manoogian]], [[Benon Sevan]], [[Sam Simonian]], [[Sinan Sinanian]], [[Dickran Tevrizian]]. Belgium - [[Edouard Jakhian]]. France - [[Edouard Attamian]], [[Levon Kebabdjian]]. Syria - [[Karnig Yacoubian]]
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* '''Members''' - Argentina - [[Ruben Kechichian]]. France - [[Aris Atamian]], [[Levon Kebabdjian]]. Switzerland - [[Vahe Gabrache]]. Syria - [[Vasken Yacoubian]]. United States - [[M. Michael Ansour]], [[Carol Bagdasarian Aslanian]], [[Joseph Basralian]], [[Yervant Demirjian]], [Nazareth Festekjian], [[Sarkis Jebejian]], [[Levon Nazarian]], [[Sinan Sinanian]], [[Dickran Tevrizian]].
* '''Directors Emeriti''' - [[Haygachen Ouzounian]], [[Barry Zorthian]]
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* '''Directors Emeriti''' - [[Barry Zorthian]]
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* '''Council of Trustees''' - [[Sarkis Demirdjian]], [[Richard Manoogian]], [[Nazar Nazarian]], [[Louise Manoogian Simone]], [[Karnig Yacoubian]].
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* '''In Memoriam''' - [[Boghos Nubar]], Founder; [[Alex Manoogian]]; Honorary Life President.
 
* '''In Memoriam''' - [[Boghos Nubar]], Founder; [[Alex Manoogian]]; Honorary Life President.
  

Revision as of 14:50, 18 May 2007

Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU)

Established in 1906

Purpose

To preserve and promote the Armenian identity and heritage through educational, cultural and humanitarian programs.

International budget

USD $36 million

Education

24 Primary, Secondary, Preparatory and Saturday Schools. International Scholarship Grants and Loans. American University of Armenia.

National and International

Athletic games; summer internships; AGBU News magazine; AIS News; Ararat Magazine; Hoosharar; publications; lectures; theater; films and concerts. Armenia: American University of Armenia; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Center; Armenia Philharmonic; Nork, Arapkir and Malatya Children's Centers; Sevan Theological Seminary; Gyumri Cold Food Storage facility; Yerevan, Sevan, Hrazdan and Etchmiadzin Soup Kitchens; Gyumri Academy of Music and Art.

Centers, schools, chapters, and offices

Argentina: Buenos Aires, Cordoba; Armenia: Yerevan; Australia: Sydney, Melbourne; Austria: Vienna; Belgium: Brussels; Brazil: Sao Paulo; Bulgaria: Sofia, Plovdiv, Varna; Canada: Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver; Cyprus: Nicosia, Larnaca, Limassol; Egypt: Cairo, Heliopolis, Alexandria; England: London, Manchester; Ethiopia: Addis Ababa; France: Paris, Marseille, Nice, Lyons, Valence, Vienne, St. Chamond; Greece: Athens, Salonika; Holland: Almelo; Iran: Teheran; Italy: Milan; Lebanon: Beirut, Antelias, Tripoli, Zahlé; Switzerland: Geneva; Syria: Aleppo, Damascus, Kamishli, Kessab, Latakia, Yacoubieh; Uruguay: Montevideo; United States: Arlington, Boston, Canoga Park, Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Fort Lauderdale, Fresno, Glendale, Los Angeles, Manhattan, Miami, Nassau County, New England District, Oakland, Orange County, Pasadena, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Providence, San Fernando Valley, San Francisco, Santa Clara, Washington D.C.

Central board of directors

See also

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