LOS ANGELES–The Western Prelacy of the Armenian Apostolic Church issued an announcement addressing a recent annual allocation by the Lincy Foundation to the Western Prelacy Schools. Below is the complete text of the statement:
With distinct pleasure and heartfelt gratitude we announce that The Lincy Foundation has once again made a generous donation of $525,000.00 to the Armenian schools of our Western Prelacy for the school year 1999-2000.
Renowned and respected for its charitable mission–of providing for the numerous needs of both the Armenian Diaspora and our Homeland with timely and generous donations and for providing moral and financial support in general–The LINCY Foundation has specified the financial disbursement of this donation is as follows:
Ferrahian Armenian High School–Encino–$100,000.00
Rose and Alex Pilibos Armenian High School–Hollywood–$100,000.00
Mesrobian Armenian High School–Montebello–$100,000.00
Vahan and Anoush Chamlian Armenian School–Glendale–$100,000.00
Ari Guiragos Minassian Armenian School–Orange County–$ 50,000.00
Krouzian Zekarian Vasbouragan Armenian School–SF–$50,000.00
Levon and Hasmig Tavlian Armenian Pre-School–Pasadena–$ 25,000.00
On this occasion–His Grace Bishop Moushegh Mardirossian–the Prelate–the Prelacy Religious and Executive Councils and the Board of Regents of Prelacy Armenian Schools–convey their heartfelt thanks and gratitude to The Lincy Foundation and to its administrators for their dedicated services to our people–our new generation and our Homeland.
We would like to emphasize that–for many years now–The Lincy Foundation has been providing invaluable moral and financial support to the schools operating under the jurisdiction of the Western Prelacy–and participate in the implementation of their sacred mission to educate our younger generations in the spirit of our national heritage and the values of humanity.
May God reward the Administration of The LINCY Foundation with His grace and bless their charitable and humanitarian endeavors. Secretariat Western Prelacy