Abu Dhabi: KCO Committee Elections-2018


Jason Correan, KCO-Media Coordinator

Write Comment     |     E-Mail To a Friend     |     Facebook     |     Twitter     |     Print


Abu Dhabi: Well known and dynamic personality from Abu Dhabi Michael  D’silva has been elected as the new president of Konkani Cultural Organization (KCO) for the year 2018.  The election was held during the 23rd Annual General Meeting of KCO, the premier Konkani organization of Abu Dhabi, on 11th Jan, 2018.

KCO has been growing in popularity year after year and has become a household name in not only Abu Dhabi but entire of UAE. For the past 23 years KCO has been involved in various social, cultural and religious activities in Abu Dhabi.

 

Mr. Michael D’silva –  A well know figure in Abu Dhabi, a philanthropist, was elected as the Hon. President of K.C.O. for the fourth time. He has contributed immensely for the growth of KCO for over two decades that he has been with the organization. His humble nature, leadership qualities coupled with his rich experience in the organization will surely help boost KCO’s popularity and meet its challenging ventures and social commitments in the coming year.

Mrs. Leena Dsouza was elected as the Hon. General Secretary. She is an Educationist, B.A, B. Ed. Post graduate, working with Abu Dhabi Indian School for the past 28 years.  She is the founder member of KCO and thrice served as general secretary and twice as Sports Secretary in the past.

 

Dr. Sunil Pinto (PhD, MBA, M.Com) was Elected as Hon. Treasurer, a young dynamic  personality working as a Finance Manager in a reputed company. He is also known for his dedicated service in St. Joseph Cathedral Abu Dhabi and has been the Coordinator of USHERs Ministry. He was also the founder President of ESPA a community group of Surathkal Parishioners.

Leena Dsouza and Sunil Pinto along with the other office bearers and members, will be ably supporting Michael D’silva and working for the success of KCO activities in the coming year.

The other office bearers inducted to the present committee are:

Vice President            :     Mr. Valerian Fernandes.
Asst. Gen Secretary        :     Mrs. Sandhya Vas.
Sports Secretary            :     Mr. Sebastian Pais.
Entertainment Secretary        :     Mr. Benette D’mello.
Asst. Entertainment Secretary    :    Mrs. Renny Lobo.
Media coordinator        :     Mr. Jason Correa.
Auditor                :     Mrs. Amitha Costa
KCO Trust Advisor            :     Mr. Valerian D’almeida.
Hon. Advisors:
Mr. Leo Rodrigues.
Mr. Dolphy Vaz.
Mr. Valerian D’almeida.

Outgoing president Mr. Dolphy Vas thankfully expressed his gratitude to all the office bearers and committee members for their tremendous support during her tenure as president. Newly elected president Mr. Michael D’silva also thanked everyone for reposing faith in him and electing him as a president of KCO. He promised that with the support of all the members, KCO will be holding many activities in the coming year.
ABOUT K.C.O
Konkani Cultural Organization (KCO) has been growing in popularity and has become well known both in the UAE as well as in India for its benevolent work in helping the needy and deserving students. They have initiated several scholarships through Samanvaya of Mangaluru and have also been helping scores of people suffering with critical illnesses. KCO has been recognizing and supporting many NGO’s back home who are working with distressed, downtrodden and the needy in and around Udupi - Dakshina Kannada districts. With the enormous help from Sponsors and benefactors KCO has managed to carry out their noble mission within UAE and India.
K.C.O. by their wonderful work has transformed itself as a mirror reflecting the culture, tradition and upholding the values of our great ancestors and has turned out to be a focal point for the Mangalorean community in Abu Dhabi.

 

 

 

Write your Comments on this Article
Your Name
Native Place / Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment   You have characters left.
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above
    
Disclaimer: Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. Kemmannu.com will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.
Please note that under 66A of the IT Act, sending offensive or menacing messages through electronic communication service and sending false messages to cheat, mislead or deceive people or to cause annoyance to them is punishable. It is obligatory on kemmannu.com to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request. Hence, sending offensive comments using kemmannu.com will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will Kemmannu.com be held responsible.
Similarly, Kemmannu.com reserves the right to edit / block / delete the messages without notice any content received from readers.




Kemmannu Main Road [Work-in-progress, Pictures upd
View More

Need your helping hand...Need your helping hand...
Mount Rosary Church Annoucement for the weekMount Rosary Church Annoucement for the week
Blood Drive - 2 at Kemmannu on March 4.Blood Drive - 2 at Kemmannu on March 4.
Rozaricho Gaanch December 2017Rozaricho Gaanch December 2017
Milarchi Laram - Issue Jan 2018Milarchi Laram - Issue Jan 2018
"GOOD NEWS FOR NON RESIDENT INDIANS" SHORT TERM RENTAL FULLY FURNISHED ACCOMMODATION AVAILABLE AT UDUPI NOW"
Souza’s Mega Festival SaleSouza’s Mega Festival Sale
Read online Uzvaad:<font color=red> Read online Uzvaad</font color=red>:
Visit Axis Bank Now open in Kallianpura, SanthekatteVisit Axis Bank Now open in Kallianpura, Santhekatte
For all your travel needs contact Sequeira TouristFor all your travel needs contact Sequeira Tourist
Become a professional or part time trader or take Forex Trading as a hobby. We will provide our assistance to you in your success. Click here to know more....Become a professional or part time trader or take Forex Trading as a hobby. We will provide our assistance to you in your success. Click here to know more....
Power Care Services, MoodubellePower Care Services, Moodubelle
Ganapahti Co-operative Agricultural BankGanapahti Co-operative Agricultural Bank
Read Online RaknnoRead Online Raknno
Kemmannu Platinum Jubilee Souvenir – Amruth KaanikKemmannu Platinum Jubilee Souvenir – Amruth Kaanik
Udupi TodayUdupi Today
St. Alphonsa of India
Mangalorean Fertility Physician in New York

 

Mangalorean Fertility Physician in New York

 

For information, please email nigelepereira.wcmc@gmail.com or contact Megi Zeku at 646-962-7499, prompt 3.

 

 

Thank you from Kemmannu.comContact for all your Travel, Tours and For Rent a Car

Contact Maria Travels  for all your Travel, Tours and For Rent a Car Mob: 9980889512 or 9819444307

Thanksgiving to St. Lawrance

Thanksgiving to St. Lawrance

SAHARA

Sponsored Albums