On February 9-11, 2019, His Grace Bishop Abgar Hovakimyan, Primate, visited St. Vartan Armenian Church of British Columbia with a pastoral visit.

On February 10, Rev. Archpriest Keghart Garabedian, Parish Priest, celebrated Divine Liturgy after which Primate delivered sermon.

After the Liturgy, a cheque of $5,050 has been given to the Primate by the BC Chapter of CFFA (Children’s Fund For Armenia).