February 5, 2020 Author:

The 5th Social Day of our province was celebrated on 12th February at Carmel Hall, Ernakulam. All the directors and the staff of 7 women social centres, St. Joseph hospital and L.F Press were present. The registration started at 9am followed by tea & snacks. At 10am the inaugural meeting started. Rev. Fr. Nixon Jose, the Provincial Councillor in charge of Social Department welcomed the gathering. It was inaugurated by Rev. Dr. Antony Ponvelil OCD, the Vicar Provincial. A motivational input session by Mr.BinuKaliyadan, the Managing director, training hub, Aluva focused on the women empowerment. It was an interactive session which has heightened the zeal of the partakers. At 12.30pm Rev. Dr. Augustine Mulloor OCD blessed the gathering with an inspiring talk and distributed fabulous prizes to all the awardees. We had a sumptuous Lunch at 1 pm. At 2pm we came together to enjoy the incredible mega show of amusements by each centre. It was an occasion for the staff of every unit to platform the inherent talents. Fr. Shibu Xavier ocd, the social cordinator, proposed vote of thanks to all who devoted themselves especially Mr. Aquinas, the secretary to Social departments and Mr. Dixon Jose, the secretary to social coordinator to make the event a grant success. At 3.30pm we had a tea and returned to the respective places. [ngg src=”galleries” ids=”30″ display=”basic_thumbnail” thumbnail_crop=”0″]