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Donations to The Paros Foundation Projects for Prosperity are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. To sponsor a project through The Paros Foundation, a 501 (c) 3 organization (Tax ID 20-5094630), or learn more about specific projects in need of funding, please contact us using the information below.


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Training and Education in Vayots Dzor


Following the 2020 war, a large number of young people ended up in the Vayots Dzor Region of Armenia, including Young people who were injured during the war. To help provide specialty training including vocational to help these young people work and earn a living, this special fund has been created. Work will be done to support the activities and specialized training via a variety of non-governmental organizations in the Vayots Dzor Region.


Vayots Dzor

City / Village

Syunik and neighboring villages

Start Date


End Date

Six months after start

Thank you to all our donors, we have met our fundraising goal.

The Need

Displaced young people and returning soldiers with disabilities need specialized training and education to hold the skills they need to work and earn a living. Currently very few opportunities for these young people exist in this area.

Short Term Impact

In the short term, local NGOs will be engaged to establish vocational another specialty training programs in the region. This will immediately benefit both instructors as well as students.

Long Term Impact

In the long term, the economic conditions throughout the region will improve as these young people master their skills and work.

Sponsors Benefits

All sponsors of this important project will be listed on The Paros Foundation’s website and in all press related to this project. Visits to these communities can be arranged for sponsors visiting Armenia.

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Mr. & Mrs. Haig & Ani Abnous

Fremont, CA
In Celebration Of Alek Kargodorian & Rebecca Boghossian July 23, 2022
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Watchung, NJ May 12, 2022
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Dr. & Mrs. Edward & Narine Balasanian

Mission Viejo, CA December 7, 2021
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Dr. Viken Garabedian

Laguna Niguel, CA December 5, 2021
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Honorary Consul Oscar Tatosian

Evanston, IL December 4, 2021
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Dr. Jeffrey Wittmus

Chicago, IL November 28, 2021
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