• The Armenian Network of America Greater New York Region organized the 16th Annual aummer Happy Hour event at the Bryant Park. This year Armenian network committee donated some of the proceeds of the event to The Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute in Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Complex & National Park in Armenia and Armenian Genocide Museum of America
in Washington, DC.
• The Armenians of Dersim, Turkey. Hidden Armenians that had converted to Alevism or Islam are now beginning to use their original Armenian names and religion.