AGBU Lebanon Ladies Auxiliary, headed by its chairwoman Mrs. KalineYaverian held their successful traditional Mid-Lent luncheon at THE VILLA Dbayeh, drawing more than 250 attendees. The event included a fashion show Lebanese-Armenian fashion designer Garen Demirdjian, as well as traditional Duduk performance by Hagop Kelloukian.
Mrs. KalineYaverian, cheerfully greeted the attendees-honored invited guests, friends and members of AGBU. Among the attendees were benefactors Mrs. Seta and Mrs. Rita Demirdjian, Mrs. Isabella Mkrtchyan, Mrs. Myrna Henry Sarkissian, Mrs. Nadia Jean Oghassabian, Mrs. Salma VrejSabounjian, Mrs. HasmigHaroutiunSamuelian and Mrs. Lucy Garbis Tutunjian.
Fundraising for education has always been the main purpose of AGBU Lebanon Ladies Auxiliary. Furthermore, the Ladies have always been patrons and supporters of various activities that promote and preserve the Armenian identity and heritage.