Blessing of the renovated houses at KGF was done by Most Rev. Peter Machado, the Archbishop of Bengaluru on 25th February, 2020 at 11.00 a.m at Our Lady of Victories church, KGF. Deanery Fathers, Sisters and Housing beneficiaries were present for the program. The program began with the prayer by the choir members of our lady of victories church. Fr. Anthony Swamy, Secretary of Minority commission welcomed every one and expressed thanks for being part of this program. Fr. Joseph Naveen Kumar, Director, BMSSS explained the process of the housing project and efforts undertaken to get the project for the benefit poor people. He also expressed his gratitude to Italian bishops’ conference for their support without which houses could not have built. Fr. Susai Raj, Dean of KGF narrated the situation of KGF and good works undertaken for the people through the support of archbishop of Bangalore. 2 Beneficiaries shared their views on this program and thanked the organization for building good houses for them. Later Archbishop of Bangalore spoke on the situation of KGF and said that KGF is a mini Bethlehem. He has been visiting KGF many times and assured of many more good works to people of KGF. Small mementos were given to 20 beneficiaries to whom houses were built. The program was concluded with the vote of thanks by Fr. Anbu John. Archbishop blessed the gathering and thanks everyone for their presence. After the lunch, Archbishop blessed one house in each of the parish in KGF Deanery. A minority cell was inaugurated in the afternoon and blessed by Archbishop. Mrs. Roopa, MLA of KGF was present for the blessing. The House renovation work is one of the big projects undertaken by BMSSS in this year. We sincerely thank for all your prayers and request your kind support in building many more houses for the homeless in the archdiocese of Bangalore.