14 April 2014, 00:00
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Genocide gathering to be held in Times Square, N.Y.

A commemoration will be held for the 99th year of the Armenian Genocide on Sunday, April 27 in Times Square, New York.

Congregation address: 43rd Street & Broadway, New York, NY 10036.

Free bus transportation will be provided from seven Armenian churches and eight locations overall from New Jersey, New York, as well as Brooklyn.

This commemoration is sponsored by Knights and Daughters of Vartan.

The Knights of Vartan is an Armenian fraternal service organization established by twelve visionary men to encourage its members to assume leadership roles in cultural, educational, religious, and charitable organizations and activities on the local, national and international level for the betterment of the Armenian nation worldwide.

The Daughters of Vartan is an organization of women whose principles are based on Christian morality and good conduct. Its members are committed to contribute toward the intellectual development of Armenian women, cultivate nobility of character, perpetuate their cultural heritage, preserve the Armenian language, safeguard the sanctity of the Armenian home and nurture and promote ethnic values.

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