Posts Tagged ‘project’

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[CSFC]: GlaxoSmithKline Visit

August 10, 2009

Medical representatives from GlaxoSmithKline recently visited FAR’s Children’s Center. As part of the visit, the representatives donated clothes and medicine on the behalf of GlaxoSmithKline. After taking a brief tour of the Center and socializing with the children, representatives promised to cover medical costs for one of the children who suffers from extremely poor vision.

From the left to right: Ms Armenuhi Arustamyan, Ms. Venera Tamamyan, Ms. Viktoria Atovmyan, and Mrs. Narine Madoyan (CSFC doctor)

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Credit : FAR Staff

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[CSFC]: Summer Camp in Hrazdan

August 3, 2009

This summer, twenty-six children from FARs Homeless Children Center had the chance to leave Yerevan for the first time for a two-week summer camp vacation in Hrazdan.  The camp, generously financed by the Yerevan City Municipality, hosts numerous groups of children during the summer. It presents a uniquely refreshing opportunity for beneficiaries of the Homeless Children Center to step into a new environment and meet more children.  Three members of the staff remain with the children while they are at camp, in order to promote a stable environment for the children.

Happy Faces and New Friendships!

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Credit : Celine Kaladjian

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Welcome to FAR’s Blog!

May 8, 2009

FAR is proud to launch its new shiny blog. Here you’ll find an inside  view of Armenia as well as extensive information about ongoing  projects. New articles and pictures will be posted every week. Please visit regularly to get first-hand information from our field officers and friends of FAR. We are very happy to have you on board for this exciting new journey.

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