Hamazkayin Canada is part of Hamazkayin Armenian Educational and Cultural Society(hamazkayin.com), a global non-profit organization established in 1928, with active presence in the Americas, Europe and the Middle East.
The mission of Hamazkayin Canada is to:
- Maintain and promote the Armenian culture through various cultural initiatives
- Encourage Canadian artists of Armenian heritage, to excel in their chosen field, by providing a forum for their artistic expressions, through sponsoring and organizing public performances, art exhibitions, festivals, publications, seminars, etc.
- Nurture the talents and abilities of the youth, by providing them a platform to develop and launch their artistic careers.
- Introduce Canadian artists and their work to the Canadian Armenian community and promote Armenian artists to become part of the Canadian art scene.
Whether you are an artist or an art-lover, an individual or a business, we are confident that Hamazkayin can provide a suitable platform for you to get involved through our Chapters.
Become a member
- Complete a membership form today and show your pride in becoming a member of the Hamazkayin family!
- Join any of our committees (Dance, Theater, Choir, Art, bookstore etc.) and take part in organizing an upcoming event.
- Hamazkayin welcomes your donations, which help support our many programs. You may make your cheque payable to ‘Hamazkayin’. Visit the ‘"Contact Us"’ page for our our address.
- Spread the word about our initiatives and events, through various means including social media. Look up ‘Hamazkayin Canada’ on Facebook; we look forward to seeing you there!
2016-2017 Regional Committee – Canada
- Dzovig Kahvejian – Chairperson
- Kevork Tachejian – Secretary, regional liaison with Sanahin Chapter of Montreal.
- Salpy Markarian – Treasurer
- Gaghik Khachatrian – Accountant, regional liaison with "Datev" chapter of Cambridge
- Meghety Etyemezian - Advisor, regional liaison with "Klatsor" chapter of Toronto.