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07/24/2019

The celebrated restaurant owner and chef José Andrés describes Las Vegas as a celebration. From July 10th through the 13th some 230 Knights and Daughters of Vartan did just that, celebrated at their Grand Convocation. For the Knights of Vartan, it was their 101st Avak Tahlij while the Daughters of Vartan marked their 79th Kerakouyn Zhoghov. This year’s Grand Convocation was hosted by Fresno, California’s Yeprad Lodge No. 9 and Alidz Chapter No. 8 with help from other California lodges as well as those from Chicago and Washington D.C. The site of this year’s gathering was Harrah’s Hotel and Resort, located on Las Vegas’ famous strip.

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Thanksgiving Meal Shared in Berd Town

Thanksgiving is a very special holiday in USA. Giving thanks is a simple human action. NAS Nigoghos Atinizian decided to convey this beautiful tradition of sharing Thanksgiving meal to an Armenian community. The location was chosen- Berd borderline town, target group – low income families. 25 local farm grown turkeys were donated.

To arrange the dinner the KV partner FAR came along and the hot meal was arranged through their kitchen and shared with over 100 elders and children from low income families, who also took food back to home to eat later or share with families. For many of these families and elders this opportunity is the only one to eat a cooked meal during a day.

Fr. Aram Mirzoyan, the priest and KV dedicated partner from Berd town, arranged and coordinated the event locally. He also shared the meaning and tradition of Thanksgiving with the elders. This event promises to have continuation…