Korioun Khatchadourian appointed as head of COAF

Korioun Khatchadourian appointed as head of COAF 16 January 2019 By Tatevik Oganessian 2 min read Yerevan, 15․01․2019 – Mr. Korioun Khatchadourian appointed as the new Managing Director of The Children of Armenia Fund (COAF) to lead the organization through its next phase of innovation and growth. Effective 8 January, 2019 Mr. Korioun Khatchadourian leads…

Crosstone , Dalan, Matenadaran

Crosstone , Dalan, Matenadaran 27 August 2018 By Tatevik Oganessian 3 min read Lilit Khachatryan, 25, is an art critic and photographer from COAF-supported Dalarik community, Armavir region. Currently she works at the History Museum of Armenia. She enjoys designing books and taking photos of museum pieces. Lilit has been involved in COAF programs since…

Why Should Children Learn English?

Why Should Children Learn English? 14 August 2018 By Tatevik Oganessian 2 min read A 4-day COAF and US Embassy English Access Microscholarship camp for about 120 participants from Aragatsavan, Lernagog, Beniamin, Vahagni, Marts, Debet, Dsegh, Yeghegnut, Dzoragyugh, Aygehovit was conducted in Armavir and COAF SMART. Teenagers from 5 regions of Armenia had training sessions,…

The girl from Tumanyan’s birthplace

The girl from Tumanyan’s birthplace 11 August 2018 By Tatevik Oganessian 2 min read Dsegh is one of the most picturesque COAF-supported communities. The village is all about mountains, dense forests, and steep gorges. It is the birthplace of the most famous Armenian poet – Hovhannes Tumanyan. It is also the birthplace of many bright…

From Lernagog to Minnesota and back

From Lernagog to Minnesota and back 22 July 2018 By Tatevik Oganessian 2 min read Meet Nareh Galstyan from Lernagog. This 17-year-old girl is just back from Minnesota where she spent a year at a high school and lived in a host family, in the framework of the Future Leaders Exchange (FLEX) Program. In Armenia,…

Children are not scared of medical procedures anymore

Children are not scared of medical procedures anymore 21 June 2018 2 min read COAF partnered with Evocabank to renovate a healthcare facility in Koti COAF-supported Koti village bordering Azerbaijan is one of the most vulnerable communities in Armenia. Last year Evocabank made a donation that went towards renovating two rooms in Koti healthcare facility.…

The magic wand of COAF

The magic wand of COAF 19 March 2018 By Tatevik Oganessian 2 min read “I used to live in an ordinary village, and then the COAF “magic wand” changed everything,” Sasun Tonapetyan says. “Life has become fascinating. The renovated school is amazing; kids want to hang out there all the time.” Sasun, an 18-year-old teenager…