Training on Government Schemes was held on 20.07.2019 at Our Lady of Victories church campus, Championreefs, KGF. The SHG members formed under Manos Unidas project participated in the program. Fr. Joseph Naveen Kumar, Director, BMSSS welcomed the Resource persons and the participants and addressed the objectives and the progress achieved through Manos Unidas Project.
Fr. Arockiaraj, Assistant parish priest, our lady of Victories parish delivered the inaugural speech by quoting the gospel to relate to the social service activities of BMSSS and encouraged the participants to utilize their services.
Resource person Mr. Shashi Kumar, Community Affairs Officer, City municipal council, KGF motivated the participants on the Government schemes and the procedures to apply for schemes. He explained around 21 schemes available in city municipality, taluk level, district level, SC/ST corporation, Minorities department, Mother & child welfare department etc.
Resource person Mr. Punniyamoorthy, Assistant manager, United India Insurance company explained the insurance converge schemes available for the poor people.
Resource person Mr.David, President for Saffai Kammachary Andolan explained the schemes for the Differently abled people.
There was active participation from SHG members and the program was very meaningful.