Kuwait: Kanajar Welfare Association [KWAK] celebrated their fifteenth anniversary to raise funds for a charitable cause which was presented before a packed audience at the American International School, Maidan Hawally recently. The event comprised of melodious songs, foot-tapping dances and a hilarious Konkani stage play ‘Maka Nangi’ written by Pradeep Barboza, Paladka.
The proceeds after deducting the minimum expenses were INR. 7,33,024.00-/- (Indian Rupees Seven Lakhs Thirty Three Thousand and Twenty Four only) will be handed over to two needy institutions:
1. Snehalaya Psycho Social Rehabilitation Centre in Mangalore
2. Manasa Rehabilitation Centre in Pamboor, Udupi District
Br Joseph Crasta of Snehalaya assured KWAK that the amount received would be used for the purchase of an ambulance which they are in most need of and Sr. Telma of Manasa conveyed that the amount received will be used for CCTV surveillance system in the Manasa premises.
Antony Victor Miranda – President KWAK expressed his gratitude to all the generous sponsors, well-wishers and the audience who whole-heartedly supported and encouraged KWAK’s new faces and talents for the noble cause of KWAK.