NORTH EAST CENTRE, CALCUTTA (West Bengal)
||Rev. Y Biju
||Mar Thoma Church,
29, Ahiripukar Road,
Kolkatta, West Bengal - 700019
||Mr. Thomas Mathew
||The mission was started in 1999 as a part of the Golden Jubilee celebration of the Calcutta Mar Thoma Parish .The Parish purchased 7 acres of land at Jaggadal, 21 Kms away from the church centre.
- Along with Compassion East India Mar Thoma Child Development Centre reached to the villages and were able to help 224 school going children to grow in spiritual, economical and social ways along with their parents. As of date, M C D C caters to 300 children and a total of 33 permanent, administrative and part time staff.
- St.Thomas English Medium School ,started in 2004,today has classes up to std.VII. Under the Gram Jyoti programme, we run several Balwadies. It has been beneficial for around 117 students
- This year we conducted a Christmas Mela on December 16 and 17 in which more than 4000 people attended. And we also conducted Medical camps for the poor villagers by the co operation of Janata Medical Service.