Leaving sunny Southern California for another taste of Armenia20240419195206

Leaving sunny Southern California for another taste of Armenia

April 19, 2024
I was originally scheduled to stay in Armenia for a month, that was back in August of 2023. I left sunny Southern California ...
Exploring Gyumri: A Cultural Journey20240327112745

Exploring Gyumri: A Cultural Journey

March 27, 2024
My name is Lise, and I spent six months on a Service Civique in Gyumri, Armenia through the Armenian Volunteer Corps. The ada...
Continuing the Story: Navigating Armenia Through AVC20240320105846

Continuing the Story: Navigating Armenia Through AVC

March 20, 2024
Read the first part of Brian Kamajian’s story here   “AVC is the quintessential organization for someone seeking...
From Cultural Reawakening to Activism20240229174349

From Cultural Reawakening to Activism

February 29, 2024
Nyiri Karakas, a Canadian-Armenian with a background in political science, public policy, and acting, embarked on a transform...
From Anxiety to Bliss: How Volunteering in Yerevan Restored My Spirit20240208105712

From Anxiety to Bliss: How Volunteering in Yerevan Restored My Spirit

February 8, 2024
I arrived in Yerevan in October of 2023 broken, exhausted, and filled with anxiety to the brim. The ethnical cleansing in Art...
Finding Future, Joy, and Soul: My Armenia Chronicles20240117144246

Finding Future, Joy, and Soul: My Armenia Chronicles

January 17, 2024
Imagine a Metro Station.  Picture this for a moment: the dark sundry tunnels of the Garegin Nzhdeh metro. If you have never ...
Two Torontonians Making a Difference in Armenia20231226144214

Two Torontonians Making a Difference in Armenia

December 26, 2023
With its rich history and vibrant culture, Armenia has always held a special place in the hearts of its diaspora. For Rosa Sa...
A Journey of Reconnection in Armenia with the AVC20231130094803

A Journey of Reconnection in Armenia with the AVC

November 30, 2023
I was exhausted on the evening of my fifth day in Yerevan. I had spent the entire day indoors, so despite my fatigue, I motiv...
Bringing a Unique Perspective to Armenia20231120145824

Bringing a Unique Perspective to Armenia

November 20, 2023
In the vibrant and culturally rich city of Yerevan, Logan Brosius found a unique platform to shine at the Armenian State Univ...
Healing Hearts and Minds in Armenia20231031191739

Healing Hearts and Minds in Armenia

October 31, 2023
Making a Significant Leap as an AVC Volunteer   After living in Armenia for several years, I decided to extend my stay a...
Continuing My Volunteering Journey with AVC20231026130910

Continuing My Volunteering Journey with AVC

October 26, 2023
Embarking on the second phase of my volunteer journey with the Armenian Volunteer Corps (AVC), I’ve found that my passi...
Eight Stories of Making a Difference During and After the 2020 Artsakh War20230927072859

Eight Stories of Making a Difference During and After the 2020 Artsakh War

September 27, 2023
In the wake of the 2020 Artsakh War, the Armenian nation has encountered mounting challenges, placing us at a pivotal junctur...
Aline’s Unwavering Dedication to Armenia’s Future20230926071053

Aline’s Unwavering Dedication to Armenia’s Future

September 26, 2023
We at AVC take pride in connecting passionate volunteers with opportunities to contribute to Armenia’s progress; we als...
The Ideal Destination for Student Internships20230824145412

The Ideal Destination for Student Internships

August 24, 2023
Are you an international student seeking a meaningful and fulfilling internship abroad? Look no further than Armenia! Nestled...
7 Human Rights Internships in Armenia20230803135207

7 Human Rights Internships in Armenia

August 3, 2023
Embarking on a journey to make a meaningful impact in the world of human rights and social justice is a powerful endeavor. Lu...
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