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October 2015

Ararat Coaches Honored for their Heroic Services

2015-11-11T11:55:41+00:00 October 30th, 2015|News|

On October 7, during the City of Glendale Fire Department Awards Luncheon, Ararat Coaches Heratch Gharbian and Valod Shabani were honored and recognized for their heroic efforts when they provided life saving assistance to an elderly man at the Glendale Sports Complex. In attendance were our Executive Director Armond Gorgorian, Vice Chair of the Chapter [...]

Basketball Night November 14

2015-11-11T11:55:41+00:00 October 30th, 2015|News|

On November 14, Ararat Basketball division is set to host its annual Basketball Night Fundraiser. This event has become a significant part of the annual events the basketball division hosts throughout the year. The event is a way for the players, coaches and supporters of the over 1,100 basketball program participants to celebrate the year’s [...]

10th Glendale Friendship Games

2015-11-11T11:55:41+00:00 October 30th, 2015|News|

October 17th and 18th, Homenetmen Glendale Ararat Chapter hosted the 10th Annual Glendale Friendship Games. Several basketball teams including City Employees, Glendale Police Department, Rotary Club of Glendale, Glendale Fire Department, Glendale Adventist Medical Center physicians and Ararat Chapter participated in two days of friendly competitive basketball. This year a soccer game between Ararat Soccer [...]

February 2015

9th Annual Friendship Games

2017-03-20T10:17:43+00:00 February 11th, 2015|News|

GLENDALE, California – Homenetmen Glendale Ararat Chapter is hosting and organizing the 9th Annual Friendship Games for the Glendale community. Over 250 athletes ages 10 and up have signed-up to participate in tournaments that include basketball, soccer, and table tennis making these games one of the largest multiethnic youth and adult athletic events ever hosted [...]

Arto Kazarian received Silver Beaver Award

2017-03-20T10:17:49+00:00 February 11th, 2015|News|

On Thursday, Jan. 30th, Mr. Arto Kazarians received the Silver Beaver Award from the Verdugo Hills Council of the Boy Scouts of America at its annual council dinner. The Silver Beaver Award is the highest adult volunteer award at the Boy Scouts of America, and is given to individuals who have dedicated their time and [...]

Soccer success at Villa Parke League

2015-02-11T15:43:44+00:00 February 11th, 2015|News|

On Saturday, July 27, 2013, our C and D division Soccer teams became the first teams from Ararat to win Pasadena’s City-sponsored Villa-Parke soccer league. C division team coached by Kriste Mehdian and D division team coached by Vahik Keshishian, won their final games after competing against tough competitors during the last 6 months. Most [...]

Homenetmen Glendale “Ararat” Chapter and Glendale Adventist Medical Center ‘Partners in Health’ Network Reception

2015-02-11T15:44:02+00:00 February 11th, 2015|News|

Networking is defined by the cultivation of productive relationships. There can be no better exhibition or opportunity to experience a fitting networking event than the circumstances which joined together two community service powerhouses, whose collaboration, brought together over 100 other influential and key community leaders, members, activists, professionals, organizations, media partners and supporters on Wednesday [...]

Arenoush (Girl Scouts) troop #5 attended a survival camp

2015-02-11T15:50:54+00:00 February 10th, 2015|News|

On the weekend of March 23-25, 2012, Homenetmen Glendale Ararat Chapter, Arenoush (Girl Scouts) troop #5 attended a survival camp at the Trask Scout Reservation in Monrovia Canyon, CA. The troop had invested a few months in preparation, planning and organization of this unique camping experience and spent quality time learning skills of survival, making [...]