Summer Camp 2018 - Catholic Community

Beneficiaries Description: 900 children aged 8-15 from needy families and orphanages from different regions of Armenia. 

Project Area: Tsaghkadzor, Kotayk Region

Project Goal: to enrich the physical, spiritual and social lives of 900 children ages 8-15 (from vulnerable families and orphanages) from different marzes of Armenia.

Project Objectives:

  • To alleviate social problems of families of 900 children through providing an opportunity to send the children to summer camps 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 growth through daily prayers, spiritual classes, religious presentations 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:June 14, 2018
End Date:August 21, 2018
Coordinator / Responsible Person:Zara Janibekyan
Implementer:Our Lady of Armenia Convent
Project Cost by Implementer:AMD: 71,220,310 USD: 146,846
Project Cost by JMF:AMD: 4,850,000   USD: 10,000
Beneficiaries Number:900