KWAK Celebrates Our Lady of Lourdes Feast

🕓 February 13, 2005

Kuwait, Feb 13: "Kanajar Welfare Association Kuwait" celebrated feast of their patron Our Lady of Lourdes on 13th February 2005 in Village Inn restaurant, Kuwait under the able President ship of Melwin Mascarenhas.

The program commenced at 6.45 pm with a welcome by the President. Vice President Jessy Pinto led the prayer invoking blessings from God and our Lady of Lourdes. The Guests for this function Fr. Melwyn D'Cunha, Wilfred D'Mello and Daniel D'Souza were welcomed on the stage by the President and were honored with Bouquets. This was followed by cutting of the cake by the guests and the Committee members of KWAK.

Fr. Melwyn wished all the members of KWAK a happy feast and also mentioned that even though the Lady of Lourdes church at Kanajar is a small one, the unity of the people here at Kuwait and the contribution done by them for the society is really great.

As in the past years this year too there was honoring of the students of Kanajar who have passed their 10th or the 12th standard. This year there was only one student Renita Pinto daughter of Richard and Jessy Pinto who had completed her 10th standard and is in India continuing with her higher studies. She was honored with a Memento presented by Fr. Melwyn which was received by her brother on her behalf.

Membership draw was done and the lucky member received a gold biscuit. DJ Rocky kept the crowd dancing while Melwin conducted entertaining games and spot prizes irrespective of age. Also a game of Housie Housie was played. The whole program was compeered by Melwin Mascarenhas.

Delicious feast dinner was served by Tip Top caterers and Village Inn Restaurant. Vote of thanks was proposed by Anil Pinto. As every good thing comes to an end the short, sweet and well arranged program came to an end with the Laudathe at 9.30 pm.

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