Thank You!
Over $10M Raised
for Rural Armenia


The 20th Annual COAF Holiday Gala, held on December 9 in New York City, was an outstanding success, raising a record-breaking $10M and reflecting your continued commitment to building a strong rural Armenia. This milestone achievement would not have been possible without your generous contributions and unwavering support for the children of Armenia.


Anyone in the world can now place early bids on our silent auction items for this year’s 20th Annual COAF Gala! Shop for a great cause this holiday season, knowing all proceeds will go directly toward our education, child and family services, health, and economic development programs in rural Armenia.

2023 Honorees

The honoree for this year’s Gala was actor and philanthropist Joe Manganiello, who was presented with the prestigious COAF Humanitarian Award. Additionally, we paid tribute to the invaluable contributions of Mr. and Mrs. John and Tamar Akhoian as they received our esteemed Save a Generation Award.

Joe Manganiello

Humanitarian Award Recipient

Mr. & Mrs. John and Tamar Akhoian

Save a Generation Award


Araksya Karapetyan
Anchor - KTTV FOX11's Good Day L.A.
World-Renowned Auctioneer
Sr. Director of Development, COAF


Throughout the years, your generous contributions have made a profound impact in rural communities. With your steadfast support, COAF has demonstrated its ability to innovate and invest in the right projects, creating life-changing opportunities for countless individuals. The continued success of our initiatives relies on your presence and support at this Gala.

If you wish to pledge a contribution or sponsorship before the event on December 9th, please contact Haig Boyadjian at or visit Giving levels from $5,000 – $1,000,000+ offer generous recognition benefits, including during the televised event.

Click here for detailed giving levels and benefits.


To ensure your stay in New York City meets your expectations, we have selected a variety of accommodation options that cater to different tastes and preferences. From modern elegance to boutique charm, you’ll find a range of choices to enhance your Gala experience. Take a look at the alternatives below and secure your reservation early to guarantee a comfortable and memorable stay.

Courtyard by Marriott
New York World Trade Center Area

To receive COAF's special rate of $349 per night, please use this link or you may call the Marriott at 917-409-0800 and mention Children of Armenia Fund when making your reservation. Please be advised the room block expires on November 7.

Four Seasons
New York Downtown

Four Seasons New York Downtown is located at 27 Barclay Street (.6 miles from Cipriani—25 Broadway). For reservations call 646-880-1999 or book online.

The Beekman,
A Thompson Hotel

The Beekman, A Thompson Hotel is located at 123 Nassau Street (.6 miles from Cipriani—25 Broadway). For reservations call 888-428-0930 or book online.


NOMO SOHO is located at 9 Crosby Street (1.2 miles from Cipriani—25 Broadway). For reservations call 646-218-6400 or book online.


Soho Grand Hotel is located at 310 W Broadway (1.3 miles from Cipriani—25 Broadway). For reservations call 212-965-3300  or book online.

The Mercer

The Mercer is located at 147 Mercer Street (1.6 miles from Cipriani—25 Broadway). For reservations call 888-842-5713  or book online.


New York, US
149 5th Ave., Suite 500
New York, NY 10010
+1 (212) 994-8234

Yerevan, Armenia
2/2 Melik Adamyan
Yerevan 0010, RA
+374 10 502076