On behalf of the founding board members, I would like to take this opportunity to introduce you to Cultural Impact Foundation, Inc. We are a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organization that was formed in 2017. Our mission is to commission and support unique cultural projects that can improve our understanding of historical events by revealing acts of human kindness and heroism in the face of adversity.
The documentary film captures a timeline of the unprecedented peaceful people’s revolution of May 2018 in Armenia -- a civil disobedience that overthrew an incumbent corrupt, oligarchic government and appointed a new “people’s choice” Prime Minister.
More than a century ago, innocent Christian Armenians who were living in the Ottoman Empire during the late 1800s began to flee persecution and massacres during the reign of Sultan Abdul Hamid II. These became known as the Hamidian Massacres and took place between 1894 and 1896. It is estimated that between 80,000 to as many as 300,000 mostly Christian Armenians lost their lives