Armenian Genocide Centennial Commemorative Rally and Memorial March

Bus ride leaves Saint Paul Armenian Apostolic Church promptly at 9:00AM for the 11:00 AM Rally at Daley Plaza in Chicago. Please send us an email or call the church to make a reservation.

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Armenian Genocide Centennial Commemorative Rally and Memorial March

Friday, April 24 at 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Starting at Daley Plaza, 50 West Washington Street, Chicago, IL 60602
Ending at Cityfront Plaza, 400 N McClurg Ct, Chicago, IL 60611

Join us on this historic occasion as we gather to mark the Centennial as a united community to honor the memory of our 1.5 Million Martyrs and the survivors of the Armenian Genocide of 1915-1923.

Commemorative Rally:
•Emcee: John Davis, former WBBM anchor
•Keynote Speaker: Chris Bohjalian, Author of The Sandcastle Girls
•Guest Speakers: •Cong. Bob Dold – Co-Chair US House Armenian Caucus
•Cong. Mike Quigley – Illinois 5th Congressional
•Fritzie Fritzshall – President of the Board of Directors of the Illinois Holocaust Museum and a Holocaust survivor

Memorial March:
Immediately following the Commemorative Rally, the Memorial March will begin at Daley Plaza and continue to the Turkish Consulate at Cityfront Plaza.