Today was a historic day for the Armenian community in Orange County. The Orange County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution designating April 24 as Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day with a recognition plaque. Archpriest Fr. Moushegh Tashjian, Pastor of St. Mary Armenian Church, Fr. Karekin Bedourian, Pastor of 40 Martyrs Armenian Church, Mr. Garo Madenlian of ANC, Mrs. Gohar Zaher, Principal of Ari Geragos Armenian School and students, Mr. Tony Markarian, Chairman of St. Mary Church Parish Council, Honorable Superior Court Judge Gassia Apkarian, Honorable Marty Simonoff, Councilman of City of Brea were present and delivered short speeches, appreciating the efforts of Orange County Board of Supervisors, in particular Honorable Supervisor Michelle Steele. Armenian community members were also present.
Thank you very much for your support and time, God Bless you and your family always, and Rejoice Every Day. Looking forward to seeing you at St. Mary Church every Sunday Morning.