Members of the ARS "Ani" Chapter of Philadelphia, inspired by the mission of ARS devoted their time to help their community. Ungh. Shnorhik Karakelian (a member of 65 years) used her sewing skills to make hundreds of masks for the healthcare workers in the tri-state area and across the country. Another member, Silva Santerian formed FLAG 2020 SEPA (Front Line Appreciation Group of Southeastern Pennsylvania) with 2 friends and its primary goal has been providing meals to numerous hospitals. The ARS chapter contributed to her efforts by making a donation, as well. Another member, Verjin Kazandjian and her husband Aram who operate a restaurant in Broomall, PA called "Soprano's" used their kitchen and cooking skills to provide lunches and dinners to the First Responders, Churches, Hospitals and Schools. Soprano's also generously donated gift cards and 10% of all proceeds back to the Hospitals and to those in need. The ARS "Artemis" Chapter of Philadelphia, donated to the St. Gregory Charity Fund, to help parishioners in need and to the Philabundance, a local food bank.