Summer Camp 2009 - Apostolic Community

Beneficiaries Description: 133 children from needy families from different cities of Armenia (Yerevan, Echmiatzin, Ashtarak)

Project Areas: Hankavan (Kotayk)

Project Goal: To enrich the physical, spiritual and social lives of 133 school age children (from 9 to 13 years old) from vulnerable families from different marzes of Armenia.

Project Objectives:

  • To alleviate social problems of families of 133 children through providing an opportunity to send the children to summer camp under the Christian guidance and supervision of trained camp leaders.
  • To promote children’s physical well being through provision of nutritious meals, daily gymnastics and sports.  
  • To promote children’s spiritual well being through spiritual discussions and other religious experiences.
  • To provide educational and cultural opportunities for children through provision of language, music, dance, drawing and painting, embroider and other arts and crafts classes.
Project Type:Grant
Start date:09/08/2009
End date:16/08/2009
Coordinator / Responsible Person:Zara Janibekyan
Implementer:Armenian Apostolic Church  - Hayordats Houses
Project Cost by Implementer:AMD: 3,889,286    USD: 12,751
Project Cost by JMF:AMD: 3,059,266    USD: 10,030
Beneficiaries Number:133