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October 25th, 2016 – news about the ‘workers co-operative’ project.

In the previous news report dated September 20th, there was reference to a special collection made by the parishioners of Our Lady and St Kenelm’s Church, Halesowen, West Midlands and the hope to develop a ‘womens workers co-operative’. This is … Continue reading

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20th September 2016 – news and events since May.

Dear Friends and Supporters, This is an update on the schemes you are supporting and some general news on how things are going along in the villages and districts where Kerala Partnership (KP) is active. It is four months since … Continue reading

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Neyyattinkara 2013-2014

The village of Neyyattinkara and the smaller villages nearby became KP partners in 2012 and so it was a pleasure to see how the initial projects have been working. The December 2012 newsletter included photographs taken by the recent visiting … Continue reading

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Kattakada 2013-2014

The Old Age Home continues to provide a real home for (currently) 18 – 10 ladies and 8 gentlemen. The building is being kept in good condition although the firewood store suffered roof damage during a heavy storm some time … Continue reading

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Kundara 2013 – 2014

All the projects running through 2012 and 2013 have been going well and Mr George (Head of the partner-charity MGM Trust) continues to manage and monitor all with care and attention. There are 4 main types of project being supported: … Continue reading

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Kundara 2014 to 2015

The four types of schemes that have been running for several years will continue and one new, specific project is being added. The 4 types of regular projects are: Provision of the monthly costs of holding a ‘patient and carers … Continue reading

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Kattakada 2014 to 2015

In the report on last year’s projects you may remember that K.P. made funds available to start a basic ‘district nursing service’ for about 10 domiciliary patients. The nurse was to work three days each week spending most of her … Continue reading

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Neyyattinkara 2014 to 2015

You will remember from the ‘previous projects’ report that K.P. began its partnership working in the district in 2012 with the N.I.D.S. voluntary organisation managing all the schemes. We made three visits to the district to see how the chicken, … Continue reading

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Newsletters for July 2015 and August 2015

Dear friends and supporters, in this newsletter we have set out some reports from the volunteer ‘leaders’ on how the 2014 projects have been going along and we have listed the schemes being funded for the period from April 1st … Continue reading

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Newsletter for November to early December 2014

There were nineteen residents most of whom we had met before but it was sad to learn that Matthew (deaf and dumb fellow) had died a few weeks earlier. He had fallen ill with a fever, got worse despite hospital care, … Continue reading

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