DRTC has a new director. FR LANCY PINTO, FCCO Co-ordinator, took charge of DRTC on June 1. Former director Fr Allwyn D’Silva continues as Chairperson of JPC.
JUSTICE SUNDAY will be celebrated by the Church in India on 21st August 2011. The theme is Globalization and Justice in India. JPC is holding a panel discussion on the theme on 6 August 2011, 5-7 pm, at St. Pius College, Goregaon East. The panellists are Mr Josantony Joseph, Fr Keith D’Souza and Fr Stephen Fernandes.
On the occasion of PRISON MINISTRY SUNDAY which will be celebrated on 14 August 2011, a get-together for all Mumbai volunteers will be held 20th August, from 6 to 8 pm at St. John the Baptist Church Pavilion, Thane. Bishop Bosco Penha has kindly consented to be the chief guest.
FCCO will have a two-day training programme for CCO staff in Hindi/English, 9.30 am to 4 pm, 25 & 26 August,2011 at Salvation Seva Kendra Hall, Salvation Church, Dadar. The topic is Motivation and Vision of the CCO. Registration fee: Rs.50 per person; maximum three persons per centre.
FCCO will be holding the bi-yearly meeting of managers, directors and assistant directors of community centres on 15th September 2011, 9.30 am to 1 pm, at Salvation Seva Kendra, Dadar. The topic is New Economic Policies and Their Impact on Human Rights.
The general body / managing committee meeting of ICOR will be held on 22nd October 2011, from 10 am to 1 pm