The Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) is the world’s largest non-profit organization devoted to upholding the Armenian heritage through educational, cultural and humanitarian programs across the globe. Each year, AGBU makes a difference in the lives of 500,000 people across Armenia, Artsakh and the vast Armenian diaspora.
Through the vision of its founders, leaders, and the generous support of dedicated members over the years, AGBU has been at the forefront, adapting to the needs of the worldwide community and the demands of the times. Since 1906, AGBU has remained true to one overarching goal: to create a foundation for the prosperity of all Armenians.
The AGBU Global Leadership Program is part of a vast array of initiatives and programs that serve to unite Armenians from across the world, this sustaining a vast international network of engaged young people, professionals, and community leaders.
Headquartered in New York City, AGBU has an active presence in 31 countries and 74 cities. From schools, scouts, and camps to arts placements, virtual learning experiences, and young professional networks, it addresses the needs of Armenians with both traditional and pioneering programs.
Learn more at www.agbu.org.