Eva Minassian: Armenia and the Film Industry20211029133754

Eva Minassian: Armenia and the Film Industry

taniaOctober 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

taniaSeptember 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?

taniaSeptember 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!

taniaSeptember 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!

taniaAugust 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

taniaAugust 9, 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

taniaJuly 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...
Following His Daughter’s Path Brought Craig to Armenia20210611191741

Following His Daughter’s Path Brought Craig to Armenia

taniaJune 11, 20210 comments
Children look up to their parents, but parents also follow their children’s lead sometimes. This is what many of our volunteers do. Since the Ar...
My stay in Gyumri | Stefano Tononi20210601131719

My stay in Gyumri | Stefano Tononi

taniaJune 1, 20210 comments
My stay in Gyumri was wonderful. It was a very enriching experience for me. The Birthright and Armenian Volunteer Corps (AVC) teams gave me a warm wel...
Making An Impact… With Family!20210525121634

Making An Impact… With Family!

taniaMay 25, 20210 comments
“I would like to come and do Birthright Armenia but my father also wants to be useful in Armenia, is it possible?” Yes, it’s possibl...
AVC Offers Volunteers to Use Their Professional Skills to Assist Armenia20210426134304

AVC Offers Volunteers to Use Their Professional Skills to Assist Armenia

taniaApril 26, 20210 comments
  These experienced professionals came to Armenia with a very specific purpose – to provide psychological support to those affected by the...
Three Countries, Three Backgrounds, One Purpose in Armenia20210324133431

Three Countries, Three Backgrounds, One Purpose in Armenia

taniaMarch 24, 20210 comments
We’re delighted to share with you the stories of three diverse AVC volunteers: Darya Jumel, 29, from France, Vachagan Isanians, ...
A Mechanical Engineer in Armenia | Manvel Grigoryan20210323115518

A Mechanical Engineer in Armenia | Manvel Grigoryan

taniaMarch 23, 20210 comments
What can you tell us about your project? I am volunteering in the Armenian Start Up called ArmBionics as a mechanical Engineer. ArmBionics is making u...
It is Always a Good Idea to Volunteer | Tatev Antonyan20210118085900

It is Always a Good Idea to Volunteer | Tatev Antonyan

taniaJanuary 18, 20210 comments
My name is Tatev Antonyan, I am 23 years old, and I am a local volunteer from Gyumri. I hold a Bachelor’s degree in psychology, and now I am studyin...
Meet Four Professional Corps Volunteers in Armenia20210114124051

Meet Four Professional Corps Volunteers in Armenia

Recently, more and more professionals over age 32 are choosing to join AVC’s Professional Corps, through which they can mutually share work expe...
Insights from a local’s perspective | Melanya Khachatryan20210112124417

Insights from a local’s perspective | Melanya Khachatryan

taniaJanuary 12, 20210 comments
Whenever I think about Armenian Volunteer Corps (AVC) or Birthright Armenia (BR) or my friends ask me to tell them about it, a whole bunch of emotions...
#5PercentForArtsakh: 6-Month Challenge20201028113401

#5PercentForArtsakh: 6-Month Challenge

taniaOctober 28, 20200 comments
JOIN THE CHALLENGE AND CHALLENGE YOUR FRIENDS! In these times of critical national need and security, the staff at Armenian Volunteer Corps and Bir...
Artsakh’s Song | Elise Youssoufian20201026120649

Artsakh’s Song | Elise Youssoufian

taniaOctober 26, 20200 comments
By Elise Youssoufian (USA, 2019). (i) In the quiet, between bombs, there is a sound, A hum, My heart still beats. One day, soon, I will return. What i...
Стань волонтером в гуманитарных организациях20201014111245

Стань волонтером в гуманитарных организациях

taniaOctober 14, 20200 comments
В связи с напряженной ситуацией на линии фронта, а также правозащитной и гуманита...
Volunteer with Armenian Humanitarian Organizations20201009091447

Volunteer with Armenian Humanitarian Organizations

taniaOctober 9, 20200 comments
Due to the intense situation on the frontline, and the human rights and humanitarian disaster caused by the Azerbaijani aggression, Armenians all arou...
Support to Soldiers on the Frontline20201004122737

Support to Soldiers on the Frontline

taniaOctober 4, 20200 comments
On 27 September 2020, Azerbaijan, directly aided by Turkey, launched a massive attack on Artsakh targeting not only military forces but also the civ...
Welcoming “a first” from Zimbabwe | Lucia Mawoko20200925153737

Welcoming “a first” from Zimbabwe | Lucia Mawoko

taniaSeptember 25, 20200 comments
“When I saw Armenia on the map, I became curious to know more about it and what happens there, hence I decided to travel to this country which ...
Exciting News: Travel Updates20200913131222

Exciting News: Travel Updates

taniaSeptember 13, 20200 comments
Exciting news! As of September 12, 2020, Armenia’s air borders have reopened and now not only Armenia citizens but also foreigners can finally t...
Welcome to Armenia… Virtually20200910050837

Welcome to Armenia… Virtually

taniaSeptember 10, 20200 comments
When people choose Armenia as their volunteer destination, out of all the possible locations around the world they can go to gain experience and make ...
Volunteering Opportunities for Creative Minds20200820083544

Volunteering Opportunities for Creative Minds

taniaAugust 20, 20200 comments
Are you a “creative”, someone who enjoys experimenting with different ideas, colors, concepts? We have many opportunities for you in Armenia! With...
Volunteering and Exploring Armenia I Tom Hunt20200812081023

Volunteering and Exploring Armenia I Tom Hunt

taniaAugust 12, 20200 comments
We know you love reading our volunteers’ stories about their experience and stay in Armenia. Here is a piece from Tom Hunt, from the United Kingdom,...
Volunteer in Armenia. Contribute to the Advancement of the Health/Medical Sector20200717090435

Volunteer in Armenia. Contribute to the Advancement of the Health/Medical Sector

taniaJuly 17, 20200 comments
The health/medical industry is growing faster than ever. Here in Armenia, we have several partner organizations that are happy to welcome volunteers a...
Working Towards Change and Sustainability20200623000040

Working Towards Change and Sustainability

Noor VarjabedianJune 23, 20200 comments
To care for ourselves we must care for nature. In recent years, environmental issues have been at the forefront with people around the globe taking ac...
Discovering Armenia: an Experience of a Lifetime I Marie Fratacci20200606120007

Discovering Armenia: an Experience of a Lifetime I Marie Fratacci

When I told my family that I was going to volunteer in Armenia, on an impulse and without any reason to leave, nobody questioned my choice. Of course,...
Once you let Armenia into your heart, it stays | Lene Lilledal20200605114259

Once you let Armenia into your heart, it stays | Lene Lilledal

Noor VarjabedianJune 5, 20200 comments
  What I always miss the most about any place I visit, is the people. However, for Armenia, this is not the case. One of my placements in Armenia...