About us

Since 1984, The Armenian Network of America, Inc. has been a professionally-based community organization that has provided Armenian American professionals the opportunity to interact.  With chapters operating in New York, Washington DC., and Los Angeles, each chapter operates independently, catering to the dynamics of the designated geographic area.

The Armenian Network incorporates Regional Executive Committees, responsible for the management of Network activities/functions for a designated geographic area and a National Board of Directors, which oversees the management of the corporation. The National Board manages the Non-Profit and Tax reporting requirements. Community individuals are recognized for their success in their professional endeavors. For further information about the organizational structure of the Armenian Network of America please refer to our Charter and By-Laws in PDF Format.

Our Vision

Providing a forum for the advancement of Armenian Americans, integrating professional, cultural and social elements.

Promoting the interests of the Armenian American community through a forum which is ecumenical, non-partisan, global and broad-minded in practice and in opinions.

Assist our community in Addressing issues facing Armenians worldwide

Our Current and Past Activities

  • Summer Picnics 

  • Camping Trips

  • Pan-Armenian Food Fests

  • Social Event gatherings at popular local bars

  • Scholarships for Armenian American youth

  • Organized Group Tour of the Pentagon in Washington DC

  • Book lecture events with new and seasoned authors

  • Donations made to Organizations benefiting Armenian Youth

  • Various educational, social, and cultural and speaking events

  • Joint conference with the Armenian Environmental Network (AEN)

  • Armenian Christmas Party at the Embassy of the Republic of Armenia 

  • Fundraisers that have benefited Armenians in Armenia and Artsakh

  • Annual Summer Happy Hour at Bryant Park Cafe in NYC (Since 1999)

  • Resume building workshop with members of SHRM ( Society for Human Resource Management)

  • Annual Thanksgiving Eve Celebration co-sponsored with AGBU YP-GNY, ASA-NY, AYF-NJ, AYF-NY

Our National Board

Meganoosh Avakian                                     Chairman

Talene V. Kachadourian                              President

John Kazanjian                                              Vice President

Individuals interested in serving on any of the Chapter executive boards may contact any of the current board members or contact us for further information.

Our Financials

Annual Filings 

The Armenian Network of America Inc. operates as a non-profit making, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization. Publication 78, Cumulative List of Organizations described in Section 170(c) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, which is a list of organizations eligible to receive tax-deductible charitable contributions.

 

IRS Charity and Non-Profit Organizations