SOAR - Philadelphia Metro Juniors

SOAR-Philadelphia Metro Juniors was established in October 2013.
Parent advisor for Philadelphia Metro Juniors is Sarah Selverian.


Sarah Selverian
Adult Advisor

Seta B.

Sophie Yacoubian
Vice President

Talia Croy

Gabriella Keshishian

Sophia Keshishian

Sadie O’Brien

Vivian Tran

Tessa Yacoubian


March 15, 2024

SOAR Philadelphia Juniors held a very successful Movie Night Fundraiser with a showing of Mrs. Doubtfire!

Philly Junior Movie Night Fundraiser

October 14, 2023

SOAR Philadelphia Junior helped in every area of the SOAR Philadelphia Chapter’s Designer Bag Bingo event.

July 15, 2023

SOAR Philadelphia Junior carwash fundraiser for Our Lady of Armenia Summer Camp in Tsaghgadzor.

April 2023

SOAR Philadelphia Juniors helped at the Philadelphia Piano Concert fundraiser, manning the table with items for sale from the Gyumri So-Art store.

March 2022

SOAR Philadelphia Junior group helped with the 17th Anniversary Gala and received the Junior Volunteers of the Year Award for 2021.

SOAR Philadelphia Juniors Carwash Fundraiser

September 2021

SOAR Philadelphia Juniors held a “Carwash Fundraiser for Our Lady of Armenia Center”

June 2021

SOAR Philadelphia Junior group held a BINGO fundraiser for Our Lady of Armenia Summer Camp

Philly Juniors Ice Skating Fundraiser

February 2020

SOAR Philadelphia Junior group Ice Skating Fundraiser

October 2019

SOAR Philadelphia Junior group hosting a “Flapjack Fundraiser”

March 2019

SOAR Philadelphia Junior group hosted an Ice Skating Fundraiser

August 2018

An award dinner for Lena Bardakjian who was chosen as the SOAR Junior Volunteer of the Year for 2017 for her pilot project, “Yes OO Tu//You and Me”. The project was established to promote a sense of individuality in Armenian youth.

Lena is a board member of the SOAR Phildelphia Junior chapter.