Celebrating Christmas with the underprivileged

Vincent de paul society - Christmas donationsSt. Vincent de Paul Society of Our Lady of Guidance Church, R. A. Puram and Hailmary Charity celebrated Christmas with the underprivileged by distributing sarees, dhotis, clothing material and cakes worth Rs. 33, 000 to 87 families on Dec 19. Rev. Fr. P. S. Kanickairaj blessed the gathering and distributed the gifts.

Several activities are conducted by the society to benefit the poor.┬áThe society runs a free clinic – Ozanam clinic at Lazarus Church Road with four qualified doctors in the evening from Mon – Fri. They also conduct tailoring classes thrice a week in the morning at a very nominal cost. With the help of donations, the society also provides scholarships to students at the beginning of every academic year. If you would like to donate to these causes contact the president D. William at 9003212523.

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