Summer Camps Concluded
The month long Summer Camp conducted at Don Bosco Centre, Manacuad and a weeklong camp conducted at Don Bosco Nivas ended on May 27th, 2014 with a joint valedictory function.
The function started with a prayer at 10.30 am, and Fr. PD Thomas, Director Don Bosco Veedu Society delivered the welcome speech. The Chief Guest for this function was Shri. Sadan K, Circle Inspector of Police, Fort Police Station and the function was presided over by Fr. Stephen Mukkattil, Parish Priest, Sahayamatha Church, Manacaud. The other dignitary present on the dias was Mrs. Priya, Teacher and Caretaker, Children’s Home, Poojappura. More than 150 children from both camps and their parents attended the function. The programme consisted of School materials distribution to all children and variety entertainment programme performed by the campers.
The children who participated in the summer camp belonged to the following categories:
- Poor Children from karimadom Colony who are also part of the evening tuition centre.
- Poor Children from the local area near CHILDLINE office
- Deserving children identified from different parts of the districts who stopped schooling due to lack of finance
All children returned home happily having had lots of fun, learning and with school materials to continue their education in the new School Year