IDUKKI: Fruits of sincere efforts of many across the globe are reaching the right and needy hands through the hard work and co-operation of Grace Society in Idikki Diocese, said Metropolitan Geevarghese Mar Coorilose, Mumbai Diocese and President of MGOCSM and MRCC
Metropolitan said this while inaugurating the ICON’s scholarship distribution at a special function held at Gathsimon Aramana of Idukki Diocese.
God Almighty utilizes certain individuals and groups like Grace Society and ICON to move blessings to the needy. We do thank God for viewing the gratitude of many, who have assembled here, who might receive the flow of God’s love through Grace and ICON, continued the Metropolitan.
Metropolitan also shared his personal satisfaction and happiness in providing free education (including uniforms, books etc) through the night class in one of the famous CBSE Schools in Mumbai for a large number of poor children from the slum areas in addition to the normal schools in Gregorian Community campus.
Metropolitan Mar Coorilos distributed the scholarships of Reap – 2010 and Dosti. Antony Kuzhikad, President of Chakkumpallam Panchayat inaugurated the Aiswarya House Construction Fund. Fr. Solomon of Bethany Monastery inaugurated Micro Finance project of the year. Fr. John Sankarathil inaugurated the Organic Farm Fund.
Felicitations were offered by Jose Kurian Puliyeril, and Reji Mathai of Nima Constructions.
Fr. K.T. Jacob (Secretary Grace Society) welcomed the gathering and Fr. Kuriakose Varghese (Director Grace Society) proposed vote of thanks.