The Ward Feast of the Church Ward was celebrated on the evening of 6th November 2022 at the residence of Mrs. Shalet Saldanha.
Rev. Fr. William Menezes, Parish Priest presided over the programme. Rev. Fr. Lawrence Cutinha, Assistant Parish Priest; Mr. Noel Pinto, Vice President, Parish Pastoral Council; Mrs. Lolina D’Souza, Secretary, Parish Pastoral Council; Mr. Roshan Patrao, Convener, 21 Commissions; and Mrs. Jyothi Dias, Convener, Small Christian Communities were present on the dais.
The programme commenced with the election of representatives of the ward to the Parish Pastoral Council. Mrs. Gracy Fernandes and Mr. Suraj D’Silva were elected the ward representatives. Mr. Albert Lasrado was elected Small Christian Communities representative, Mrs. Laveena Fernandes Liturgy Secretary and Mrs. Susan D’Silva was elected Aanj Representative.
The Gurkar of the ward Mr. Jerald Pinto welcomed the gathering. In his message, Rev. Fr. William Menezes stressed upon unity and cordial relationship among the ward members. Mr. Pradeep D’Souza was honoured for his service to the society. After the formal programme, cultural programme ensued. The ward members, especially the young children, presented their talents through dance, songs and other cultural activities. The programme concluded with sumptuous dinner and baila dance.
Eighty-five ward members participated in the programme. The programme was compèred by Mrs. Priya D’Souza.