KROSS Annual General Body Meeting – 17 th AUGUST, 2017.

The Annual General Body Meeting was held at KROSS Resource Centre, Bengaluru on 17.08.2017 which was presided by Most Rev. Dr. Gerald Isaac Lobo, Bishop of Udupi & President, KROSS. He welcomed the Board Members, Director & Staff of KROSS and had a special word of welcome for the newly inducted Member from Chikmagalur Diocese, Mr.Pradeep Reginald Rebello and Fr. Joseph Naveen Kumar, Director, BMSSS, Bengaluru. He requested the members for their active participation and assured them that their suggestions would be accepted and incorporated to make the programs a success.

The Secretary read the minutes of the previous meeting which were deliberated upon and proposed to be passed. The Program Managers/Project Officers presented their reports which were appreciated by the members and they clarified certain issues and gave suggestions for better implementation of the programs.

The Manager Finance presented the Annual Accounts which were deliberated upon and passed by the Members.

KROSS Annual Report 2016-17 was released by Prof. Rita Noronha and circulated to the members which was well appreciated by one and all.

The President on behalf of the board thanked the State & Central Government Agencies, all the Donors for their support and had a special word of appreciation for the fourteen Diocesan Social Work Directors & their Team for implementing the programs in the field. He also thanked the KROSS Director & Team for their professional manner and for supporting the Operating Partners in executing the programs during 2016-17. He said that the credit for the achievement goes to everybody.

The meeting concluded at 05.00 p.m. with a prayer by the President.