American Armenian Young Professionals Visit to Gyumri


In Gyumri, the FAR Young Professionals witnessed how FAR assist Armenians who are at many different stages of life.At GTech, Jason introduced the YPs to the school’s technical education program for young adults.(See June 15th post titled: A Diasporan in Armenia) Next, the young professionals visited the Soup Kitchen and had a chance to speak to some of the oldest FAR beneficiaries.Finally, the group visited the Oktet Music School, where they were welcomed by a beautiful concert program prepared specially for the visitors from the US, and performed by young students.The children’s performance was a big hit, and the young performers were happy to take photos with the YPs.

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