Social Welfare Projects
God blessed us, the Diocese of Kandanad West, to participate in the up growing awareness of social commitment of the Malankara Orthodox Church through formulating 'Mar Pachomios charitable society' registered under Indian Charitable Society Act with No. ER 595/1994. H.H.The Catholicose and Malankara Metropolitan of the Malankara Orthodox Church is its Patron and Dr. Mathews Mar Severios, The Metropolitan of the Diocese of Kandanad West is its President. The general body of the society includes all those who have taken Life Membership and Ordinary Membership. The society has a Governing Board of 18 elected and nominated members from the general body together with the Members of the Diocesan Council as ex officio members. The daily affairs of the society are handled by the President, Secretary and Treasurer. The Society aims at social welfare activities in the fields of Education, service to the downtrodden and destitute irrespective of cast and creed. The membership is open to all citizens of India. It has exhibited its commitment in establishing and running ten institutions in this field. They are Pratheeksha Bhavan, Prasanthi Bhavan, Prathyasa Bhavan, Pradanam Centre, Pramodam Project, Prasannam Bhavan, Prakasam Institute, Prabhatham, Prapalanam and Prasantham.