Recognizing the sensitive issues at stake and the divisive climate both internally and externally, AGBU leadership repeatedly called for unity and resilience as key to a sustainable independent Armenia.
"Education is, by far, my priority. It’s the single, greatest enabler for any person in the Diaspora, but also in Armenia. The greatest gift we can give the next generation is allowing them to learn and flourish."
"AGBU works very hard to maintain that connection with the community and keep that Armenian-ness alive. That touchpoint is really important and you see it in the charitable work AGBU does in other countries."
"Reflecting on her life, Baldryan is certain that overcoming each obstacle that came her way has made her the person she is today—a strong woman who stands on her own two feet, confident that her innate power is key to self-realization."