See how your sponsorship funds are put to use! Below are some of the highlights from 2023.
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Yerevan (Kanaker), Armenia
Updates for Children’s Home of Gyumri
Arthur from Sisters of Charity, Bethlehem, had a very successful eye surgery! The sisters said he was very brave and never even cried! The smile on his face tells us how happy he is to have his vision corrected.
The family of Mane Melikyan received food every month for four months.
Mariam Asoyan and Nune Grigoryan of the SOAR Transitional Center in Yerevan
Mariam received an eye examination and the medication she needed. Nune was able to go shopping for her birthday and chose two pairs of shoes.
Updates for Warm Hearth – 3rd Village, Arinj, and and Jermik Ankyun Geghanist
Updates for Nakashian Children’s Support Center (formerly Mer Hooys)
Updates for Our Lady of Armenia Annie Bezikian Center, Kanaker
Graduation celebration for the young ladies at Our Lady of Armenia Annie Bezikian Center, Kanaker!
Mane Melikyan of Orran was able to go shopping for her birthday. She got a new wardrobe, flowers, a purse, and a birthday cake!
Naira Hovhannisyan of the SOAR Transitional Center, Yerevan was able to get the dental work done she needed!
Easter for Shirak Marz Child and Family Support Center
New smile for Inessa Mardoyan at Our Lady of Armenia Annie Bezikian Center in Kanaker.
In 2020 SOAR helped to fund the multiple knee surgeries that Satenik Abrahamyan needed to be able to walk again. SOAR supported her through her physical therapy and she is now thriving.
SOAR gave her $1,800 toward her own apartment and independent living!
Lilit was diagnosed with cerebral palsy, spastic quadriplegia, and osteoarthritis of both hips.
Levon was diagnosed with cerebral palsy, osteoarthritis of the left hip, and deformity of the feet.
Both received surgical procedures last November that will help them with mobility, pain reduction, and the start of rehabilitation. They are both in physical therapy and doing very well!
One of our students in the SOAR Sponsorship Fund continues to receive needed medications.