We are all united by the will to empower Armenia and bring happiness to our people. My Step Foundation raised around $3 million during the fundraising Gala-dinner.
On December 14, the first Fundraising Gala-dinner of My Step Foundation in Armenia took place in Dvin Hotel. During the evening the guests pledged to donate to our cause around $1,5 million. Our biggest donor Mrs. Christine Simon pledged to match the donation increasing the amount raised to $3 million.
"Are you the guy who fought 8 years to enter the University of Oxford?" Andranik Israelyan.
Andranik Israelyan is an expert of international relations,. He Worked at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Defence, the Parliament of Armenia.. He was a recipient of My Step Foundation Scholarship in 2018.
We are launching the project "Reviving Cultural Centers in the Regions of Armenia"
My Step Foundation announces the launch of the project "Reviving Cultural Centers in the Regions of Armenia and Changing Their Role in the Community". The deadline for applications is January 31, 2020.
"In My step Foundation I gained confidence that I am moving in the right direction", – Anna Matevosyan
"I have already heard about the Foundation while in Moscow, and I was very inspired by their activities. When I moved to live in Armenia, I applied for participation in the "Birthright" program, asking to contact the My Step Foundation," Anna Matevosyan begins telling her story.
Thanks to the support of My Step Foundation, a solar-powered heating system will be installed in Meghri kindergarten.
With the support of My Step Foundation, a kindergarten in Meghri will be renovated, and the Japanese Embassy in Armenia will implement a grant program in the kindergarten "Installing a solar-powered heating system in Meghri Kindergarten (budget $51,154).
Support to veterans with disabilities
empowered vulnerable families
Our goal is to promote the culture of healthy lifestyle in Armenia, in the meantime seeking to improve the demographics.DETAILS
Recognizing that education is the driving force of sustainable development, My Step Foundation aims to contribute to the development of human capital and unleashing the intellectual potential in Armenia by supporting young people to acquire knowledge and skills relevant to current and future labor market requirements.DETAILS
Our goal is to promote high culture and art in Armenia. In this context, the strategic priorities of the Foundation are: sustainability of classical academic music and harmonized development of art and culture throughout Armenia by modernizing regional cultural institutions and enhancement of their role in communities.DETAILS
Our goal is to advance environmental protection by promoting care for natural resources. Awareness raising and behavioral change are the instrumental vehicles to achieve our goal.DETAILS
Our goal is to contribute to social well-being and inclusive economic growth in Armenia. Strategic directions in this area are: overcoming extreme poverty and improving the situation of children in difficult life circumstances by supporting the capacity building and self-sufficiency of families.DETAILS
Anna Hakobyan's Message
My Step Foundation has a mission to serve as a platform that facilitates solutions for all those important issues that for any reason cannot be addressed by the Government. By joining efforts, we aspire to build a healthy and inclusive society where no one is left behind and every single person has equal opportunities. The Foundation will operate in the areas of culture, education, healthcare, social security and environment with the following three modalities. First, we will be a bridge between those who have bright ideas and those who are willing to fund them. Second, we will provide funding for existing or proposed projects that are in line with adopted standards. Third, we will develop and implement our own projects.