Armenian Relief Society of Western USA
To serve the humanitarian needs of all communities that may require emergency aid, regardless of ethnic origin or religious affiliation;
To preserve the cultural identity of the Armenian people, world-wide;
To promote the educational, social, health and welfare of communities;
To enhance the education of the Society's members and encourage their involvement in public service;
To encourage participation in local organizations engaged in community activities and social services compatible with the principles of the Society;
To act as a focal point at the informational level; and
To cooperate with organizations with similar aims.