The Armenian Relief and Development Association (ARDA) was established in 1970 and is a non-denominational Christian humanitarian organization based in Pasadena, California, with offices in Yerevan and Gyumri, Armenia. The Armenian Relief and Development Association ministers to the needs of the most vulnerable and socially deprived children, elderly, and families who lack support structures to sustain their basic human and spiritual needs.

ARDA reaches Armenia in multiple significant ways through ministries as follows:


Feeding and clothing the poorest of poor.

Education Center training Armenians to be self sustainable

Nurturing children with the basic needs of everyday living / survival.

Like mission complimentary partnerships

Innovative Low Cost Housing construction projects for Armenians who had been living in metal shipping containers (Domiques).

Providing affordable health care to the 2nd largest City in Armenia.

ARDA Partners with like minded/hearted people and organizations around the world to aide and develop Armenians to live from the heart Jesus gave them.

75 % coverage of all Armenia with Thru the Radio Broadcast reaching over 85% of the countries population.

Ministry partnership with Young Life International to send thousands of kids to Camp every year and to build lifelong relationships with each child throughout the year.

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