Founded in 1933, the Armenian Youth Federation serves as the youth organization of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation. The AYF stands on five pillars that guide its activities: Educational, Hai Tahd (Armenian Justice), Social, Athletic and Cultural. Moreover, the AYF promotes a fraternal attitude of respect for ideas and individuals amongst its membership. Unity and cooperation are essential traits that allow members of the organization to work together to realize the AYF's objectives.
Nearly seventy years of organizational structure and evolution bring the AYF into the twenty-first century prepared to tackle the critical issues facing Armenians today. Inside this website, you will find more information concerning the Armenian Youth Federation and the opportunities it offers to its members.
The Aims and Purposes of the AYF-YOARF
I. To bring together Armenian youth, to work in cooperation with the Armenian Revolutionary Federation towards the establishment of a united, free, and independent Armenia;
II. To prepare Armenian youth for future membership in the Armenian Revolutionary Federation and active involvement in the Armenian community;
III. To promote amity among all Armenians in order to engender a mutual commitment for a united, free, and independent Armenia; and
IV. To foster nationalistic pride amongst all Armenian youth through educational, political, cultural, athletic, and social activities.
Contact the AYF Kevork Chavoush Chapter of Fresno, California
AYF Kevork Chavoush Chapter 2348 Ventura Street Fresno, CA 93721
Phone Number: 559-233-2315
Contact the AYF-YOARF
Central Office Address 80 Bigelow Avenue Watertown, MA 02472