NEW AJF SCHOLARSHIPS FOR SYRIAN ARMENIANS DEBUTS IN MONTREALOn September 9, 2015, a group of 11 Syrian-Armenian expatriates began their studies at the École de gemmologie de Montréal (EGM), one of the prime jewellery sector academies in North America. All participants received study grants thanks to a private initiative headed by AJF in Canada.
Monday, September 14, 2015Read more
Canadian Jewellers Association (CJA) Confers Chairman’s Award on Pierre AkkelianMr. Pierre Akkelian, CJA Past President and Founder of Canadian Gem and Nishi Pearls, was presented with the 2015 CJA Chairman’s Award during the Annual General Meeting of the Canadian Jewellers Association held in Toronto on August 24, 2015.
Monday, August 31, 2015Read more
AJA FOUNDING MEMBER & FORMER AMBASSADOR JOINS THE BOARD OF TRUSTEESGeneva, August 9, 2015 -- AJF is pleased to announce that AJA founding member and former Armenian ambassador Mr. Garnik Nanagoulian has joined its Board of Trustees. Mr. Nanagoulian is a former Armenian diplomat and a Harvard University fellow and associate who is now heading one of the most preeminent Armenian charitable organizations in the US, the Fund for Armenian Relief (FAR).
Sunday, August 9, 2015Read more
ՀԱՅ ՈՍԿԵՐԻՉՆԵՐՈՒ ՀԻՄՆԱԴՐԱՄԻ ԿՐԹԱԹՈՇԱԿՆԵՐԸ ՎԵՐՋԵՐՍ ԳԱՆԱՏԱ ՀԱՍՏԱՏՈՒԱԾ ՍՈՒՐԻԱՀԱՅԵՐՈՒՆ Ի ՆՊԱՍՏԺընեւ, 3 օգոստոս 2015 -- Հայ Ոսկերիչներու Հիմնադրամը (AJF), Պըրքս Ընտանեկան Հիմնադրամի հետ համատեղ, կը յայտարարէ իր նոր կրթաթոշակներու ծրագիրը ի նպաստ Գանատա վերահաստատուած սուրիահայերուն:
Monday, August 3, 2015Read more
AJF Launches Scholarship Program for Syrian Armenian Expatriates in CanadaGeneva, August 4, 2015 -- The Armenian Jewellers Foundation (AJF) in collaboration with the Birks Family Foundation has announced the launch of its new educational program in Canada to benefit the newly formed Syrian-Armenian expatriates’ community.
Tuesday, August 4, 2015Read more
Saint Petersburg's Miller Exhibit Draws Large CrowdsThanks to its collaboration agreement with the Museum of Ethnography of Saint Petersburg, AJF funded the research and publication of the Treasures of Western Armenia, a veritable time capsule of everyday traditions used by Armenians prior to the Genocide as recorded by famous ethnographer Alexander Miller.
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