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 Armenian diaspora.
Through the vision of its leaders and the generous support of devoted 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.
AGBU Discover Armenia is part of a vast array of AGBU programming that serves to unite
young Armenians from across the globe to build and sustain an international network of
Headquartered in New York City, AGBU has an active presence in 31 countries and 74 cities
and addresses the needs of Armenians with traditional and progressive programs worldwide —from
schools, scouts, camps and support for the arts to internships, virtual learning and young