Youth Leadership Program organized by the National Council for the leaders of the Youth and School Conferences.
The Youth Program organized by the National Council was a great success. The highlight of the event was that conferences from all over the country participated and though they did not understand the language the language of love prevailed and the most difficult part was getting them to go back leaving each other.
Bro. Renato Lima de Oliveira President General International together with Bro. Thomas Joseph Pandian Vice President General International visited Sri Lanka from 9th to 11th March. While in Sri Lanka they visited the Chilaw Diocese and Kurunegala Diocese.
With Bishop Emmanuel
With Chilaw Diocese
With Kurunegala Diocese
With The Presidents on the 11th
Launching the Sri Lanka Web Site
The SVP Colombo Diocese purchased a block of land in the outskirts of Colombo in a area named Halkandawila and around 20 families are residing in this Village. 10 Pearch blocks of land were handed over to needy families who have been given the right to live there without any payment. Housing and repairs to houses is one of our major projects all over the island.
During Lent, Lenten Pilgrimages are organized at Diocesan Level.
The National Council organized a Pilgrimage in Madu for the members of the SVP through out Sri Lanka.