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  • Fr. Satish Fernandes OFM Cap., Vimukti Pothnal gets ‘The Best Social worker’ award

    04 May 2019

    On 20th January 2018 the 9th District level Kannada Literary Meet (Kannada Sahitya
    Sammelana) was organized. On this auspicious occasion recognizing the dedication and
    immense service in the social field the director of Vimukti Charitable Trust (R), Pothnal
    Rev. Fr. Satish Fernandes was honored by respected N.S. Boseraj the member of the
    Legislative Council and G. Humpayya Nayak, the member of Manvi Vidhana Sabha
    Constituency. Fr. Sathish Fernandes was chosen to receive the honor for best social
    worker. Since the month of May 2010 he was appointed as the Director of Vimukti
    Charitable Trust and during all these years he was working tirelessly in bringing
    significant changes in the lives of the people in and around this rural area and through
    working on various projects for the welfare of the children from Government Schools
    where the main focus was the education, sanitation, good health, inculcating leadership
    qualities, making them aware of their various rights, working for the protection of the
    environment by forming children clubs and children parliament. Overall he was
    influential guide for their bright future. Hand in hand, he works for the poor, helps the
    sick and the marginalized, dedicates his time for the betterment of the society. Through
    the help of the District Panchayat Raichur UNICEF and Governmental aids to the needy
    people he has succeeded in reaching out to 50 villages at Manvi Taluka and has begun
    adult Literature Programs. He has shown special love and care for the orphan poor
    children, semi orphans, HIV/AIDS affected children, and the other wise abled children in
    and through free hostel facility, free distribution school articles, uniforms and the other
    materials. Presently he serves as the member of the Child Welfare Committee of the
    District. He is the Lok Manch partner since 2015.He has been the source of light to those
    who were facing dark realities of their lives. May his continued service bear fruits in
    plenty.