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[FAR Highlighted Beneficiary]: Hakob Janerian: Syrian War Survivor Finds Hope at the FAR Children’s Center image

Hakob Janerian was unwittingly forced into adulthood at an early age. A displaced victim of war who lost his mother to cancer, Hakob has experienced more difficulties and challenges in his short life than many. Just 18 years old, Hakob, for the past three years, has been caretaker of his two younger siblings, Jirair, 14, and Sarin, 16.

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Highlighted Beneficiary: Two Doctors and Their Dedication to the Families of Rural Armenia image

Meet Dr. Gandzapar Saratikyan, 58, and Dr. Marusya Yeghishyan, 59, husband and wife and professional partners for the past 29 years. Since 1990, both have worked relentlessly to provide comprehensive healthcare for people of all ages in their hometown of Ayrum Village in Tavush Province, and the nearby communities of Lchkadzor and Archesh.

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[Highlighted Beneficiary]: Sona Israyelyan image

Sona was born and raised in Gyumri by her father, a construction worker, and her mother, a leather smith. At home, classical music was constantly on in the background. Her parents loved to sing with her when she was a child. When the earthquake destroyed everything in 1988 and electricity refused to function, the family’s evening entertainment consisted of their own sing-alongs.

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