‘ORGANIZATION FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF PEOPLE’ (ODP), is the Diocesan Social Service Society (DSSS) of Mysore intended for an integrated human development of the socially and economically disadvantaged, the underprivileged and the marginalized sections of Society. Inspired by Christian values of love, sharing, caring, universal brotherhood, concern for the needy, Equality, Justice and Peace, the Diocese of Mysore established and registered the Organization (ODP) on 4th January 1984.
Monday, 10 October 2011
Golden Jubilee of Caritas India
On 10th October, ODP organized a program in St Joseph’s community hall on the occasion of the Golden Jubilee of Caritas India. Most Rev Thomas Vazhapilly, Bishop of Mysore inaugurated the program.
Mrs Pusphalatha Chikkana, Mayor of Mysore, was the chief guest. Mr Jimmy Mathew, Regional Manager, Caritas India and Msgr. MarieJoseph, Vicar General of Mysore and many Priests were present.ODP presented a very impressive report on various activities carried out in the Mysore Diocese with the support from Caritas India.