Mangalore, March 19, 2018: Indian Catholic Youth Movement (ICYM) of St Mathews Deanery, Moodabidri organized a unique program for the youth of the deanery on March 17th and 18th 2018 at St. Antony Ashram Mangalore.
Welcoming the youth to the ashram premises, Fr Francis D’Souza - Administrator of the Ashram gave a brief introduction to the youth about the origin and activities of the ashram. A special prayer service & adoration was conducted by Fr Francis D’Souza, Br Arun & team for the youth & inmates.
Rice, Vegetables & other needy items were given to the ashram inmates. Rev. Fr Peter Gonsalves, Asst. Director - St Anthony’s Charitable Institution thanked the youth of ICYM Moodbidri deanery for their generous support.
Mr. Rexon Crasta, President - ICYM Moodabidri Deanery thanked the St Anthonys Charitable institution for letting the deanery youth to serve and experience the importance of service to mankind. He also thanked all for helping in organizing the event and making it a successful one.
Rev. Fr Onil D’souza, Director - St Anthony’s Charitable Institutions, Rev. Fr Jesudas D’costa, Director - ICYM Moodabidri Deanery, Rev Fr Ronald Dsouza, Director - ICYM Mangalore Diocese, Mr. Elroy Saldanha, Mangalore Diocesan ICYM President,Mr. Joel Concessao, General Secretary of ICYM Mangalore Diocese & others were present. Mr. Jaison Pereira & Mr. Jackson D’costa compered the program.