As part of the centenary celebrations "Day of the Needy" a meaningful program was held on Sunday 21st May 2017 at Permannur Church Hall from 9:00am to 1:30pm.
Parish Priest Rev. J.B Saldanha presided over the formal program, Fr. Oswlad monteiro, Secretary CODP, Dr. Ganesh Shenoy Panchmahal, Yenepoya Hospital Deralakatte were the Chief Guests. Fr. Praveen Joy Saldanha, Fr. Nilesh Crasta, assistant parish priests, Mr. Rohit Santus, Director Paschim Rehabilitation Centre, Herold Serrao, SSVP central unit president, Mr. Melwyn C. D'Souza Vice president PPC, Mr. Ronald Fernandes Secretary PPC, Mr. Demetrius D'Souza Jubilee committee Convener, Mr. Joslin D'Souza Jubilee committee secretary were present during the occasion.
789 people have benefited through this program. 44 people donated blood, 138 people were tested for sugar, 147 people took on eye check up, 148 people had participated in general medicine health check up. Rupees 3, 50,000 was distributed as scholarships for the deserving students through the ‘Education Fund". Thank you each and everyone for making this even a success.
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