Under the auspices of His Eminence Archbishop Hovnan Derderian, Primate, St. Leon Armenian Cathedral Ladies’ Guild hosted the 7th Annual Christmas Boutique and luncheon at the Arshag and Eleanor Dickranian Complex of the Western Diocese on Wednesday, November 29, 2017. The boutique is the official kick-off a series of festivities celebrating the Miraculous Birth of our Lord Jesus Christ.
The boutique was the buzz of the community as hundreds commenced their Christmas shopping season in the beautifully decorated Paul Brothers Galleria.
At the subsequent luncheon, five women: Dikranouhi Mkhsi-Gevorkian-Ksajikian, Sirvart Kavoukjian, Haikouhi Kavoukjian, Nune Avetisyan and Salpi Mankerian were honored for their inspirational leadership and contributions to the community.
The guests also enjoyed lottery drawing a selection of beautiful items, donated from the boutique.
The artistic portion of the program was provided by St. Peter’s Sound of Music Children’s Choir and violinist Merouzhan Margaryan.
Members of St Leon Armenian Cathedral’s Ladies Guild have worked hard to ensure the continued prosperity of the Armenian Apostolic Church. The Guild strongly supports the noble mission of the Stewardship Program of the Western Diocese, Archbishop Hovnan Derderian Scholarship Fund and St. Leon Armenian Cathedral.