The 23rd Annual Thanksgiving Telethon of Hayastan All Armenian Fund took place in Los Angeles with the slogan of Unity, Strength and Faith, the Fund informed.

Out of respect for the solemn mood of our nation and the lives lost in the defense of our Homeland, the Telethon took place over 4 hours instead of the previous years’ 12. The Armenians of the US in their unity and commitment to the people of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) raised $22,990,898.

“In light of recent developments in Artsakh and Armenia, all proceeds of Telethon 2020 will be directed to supporting 100,000 displaced individuals and the families of our fallen soldiers who lost their lives to protect the sovereignty of both republics,” said the head of Armenia Fund of USA Maria Mehranian.