2021 in Review: Let’s Sum up Some Numbers20211228155559

2021 in Review: Let’s Sum up Some Numbers

tania12/28/20210 comments
Each year we ensure that our volunteers get the experience they desire. We are so confident that we can meet their demands due to our long-lasting par...
Top 5 Excursions of 202120211221165512

Top 5 Excursions of 2021

tania12/21/20210 comments
Excursions are a good way of discovering the beauty, tastes, and flavors of a country. But few of them can make us feel part of that country after all...
Christmas Magic for Kids by Ardem Tutunjian20211215102017

Christmas Magic for Kids by Ardem Tutunjian

tania12/15/20210 comments
Ardem Tutunjian, an AVC alum, finishing his respective volunteering with AVC in 2021 returned to Toronto in September. Two months later he decided to ...
Two Job Offers Set Ground for Sarkis’ Repatriation20211210103339

Two Job Offers Set Ground for Sarkis’ Repatriation

tania12/10/20210 comments
Sarkis Keshichian, an accomplished psychologist, had one goal in mind when he first came to Armenia from Lebanon in 2019 — to find a job to repatria...
Boosting Biomedical Engineering in Armenia20211130122138

Boosting Biomedical Engineering in Armenia

tania11/30/20210 comments
“I want to establish my own firm in medical informatics and contribute to the Armenian economy,” stated Ara Yeramian, 39, when applying to the AVC...
Compiling Family Tree Puzzle20211115132134

Compiling Family Tree Puzzle

tania11/15/20210 comments
Two people of Armenian descent, one born and raised in Canada, the other in Argentina, decide to volunteer in Armenia exactly the same year, the same ...
Eva Minassian: Armenia and the Film Industry20211029133754

Eva Minassian: Armenia and the Film Industry

tania10/29/20210 comments
Eva Minassian, a costume designer from France, decided to come to Armenia to create bridges between Armenia and the film industry abroad. Working in t...
6 Everyday Objects Invented by Armenians20210929114221

6 Everyday Objects Invented by Armenians

tania09/29/20210 comments
Throughout its development, the world has seen many inventions. While they aim to facilitate people’s lives, not many of them can be experienced...
Community Service or a Conversation Hub?20210920090817

Community Service or a Conversation Hub?

tania09/20/20210 comments
The sun is beaming. Karine is cutting sunflowers, saying she will do it, “Even though Kazakhstan doesn’t allow to hold two passports, I will get A...
Senior Volunteers, Armenia Needs You!20210913133312

Senior Volunteers, Armenia Needs You!

tania09/13/20210 comments
There was a special type of microscope at the Armenian National Agrarian University (ANAU) that they had for over a year, but didn’t know how to use...
In your 50s and above? We Need You!20210812113912

In your 50s and above? We Need You!

tania08/12/20210 comments
Many believe that volunteering should cover the first years of their career path and lead toward the real door of opportunity. In other words, volunte...
Calling Upon Her Heart’s Desire20210809145837

Calling Upon Her Heart’s Desire

tania08/09/20210 comments
“It’s quite a difficult question, a touching one as well, but the bottom line is it was my heart’s desire, a call to my very soul.&#...
Stereotypes, Lifestyle, Safety, and More: Get Answers on Clubhouse20210730075136

Stereotypes, Lifestyle, Safety, and More: Get Answers on Clubhouse

tania07/30/20210 comments
We started a series of talks on Clubhouse together with Birthright Armenia and Repat Armenia to give answers to questions that are beyond factual awar...
Smithsonian Folklife Festival Blog: “How I Came to Understand the Heart of Armenia”20180706110614

Smithsonian Folklife Festival Blog: “How I Came to Understand the Heart of Armenia”

nane07/06/20180 comments
The Smithsonian Folklife Festival blog features an article authored by Armenian Volunteer Corps (AVC) participant Ophelie Patin (23, France). Ophelie ...