Sunday, March 17, 2019

Fr. Joe attends the Grand Silver Jubilee celebration at Kripa Mangalore

Kripa Mangalore celebrated it's 25th anniversary today, the 17th of March,2019. To grace the occasion as  President of the function was Founder Managing Trustee Fr. Joe H Pereira, who has groomed and seen Kripa Mangalore grow to it presence status, under the leadership of Center Manager Paul D'Souza and his dedicated staff.
The function was held at Fatima Retreat House. The Asst. Commissioner of Police Shri Rama Rao was the Chief Guest,with guest of honors  Fr. Charles Menezes, Mr. Praveen Chandra and Sr. Jyothi B S ( former superior General of Sisters of Bethany).
The programme commenced with the traditional lighting of the lamp, heart warming speeches by All Guest of honors and the Chief Guest Asst. Commissioner Shri Rama Rao. The highlight of the event was the touching message of love shared by Fr. Joe which moved many hearts, in his address Fr. Joe acknowledged  our past and present donors , our  Managing Trustee Fr. Cajetan Menezes alongwith the Guiding Board and the dedication and hard work of  Mangalore staff. Fr. Joe also mentioned of the new Kripa project of having its own building as till date Kripa Mangalore has always had rented premises.
Lunch was served to all who attended which was prepared by staff and Kripa Mangalore Family. Indeed a memorial day to remember.
The staff of Kripa Mangalore thanked Fr. Joe was his visit to attend the function as it meant a lot to them.