Don Bosco Social Service Centre was instrumental in reaching out to flood affected families of Yadgiri Taluk. Among the 24 villages of Yadgiri Taluk served by Don Bosco, 13 villages were seriously affected by flood and heavy rain. The joint effort of Caritas India, KROSS and Seva Sangama helped Don Bosco, Yadgiri to reach out to 321 families in Yadgiri Taluk with relief kits, each costing Rs. 1300/- We are grateful to them for their generosity.
YADGIRI PREMIER LEAGUE 2009(Y P L): OCTOBER 16-17, 2009
Don Bosco College of Education, Yadgiri organized a mega meet of 350 youth gathered from different parts of Yadgiri Taluk for a super seven cricket tournament in the Don Bosco College ground. Rev. Fr. Sunny T J inaugurated the tournament by garlanding the statue of Don Bosco and presenting the person of Don Bosco as ‘friend’ of all the youth gathered. Fr. John Thekketh tossed the coin for the inaugural match. 18 teams participated in the knock-out tournament. The final match was played on 17th afternoon between Chandrashekhar Education Society and Jawahar Education Society. The Y P L trophy was won by Chandrashekhar Education Society. At the concluding function Fr. Pius Palathingal highlighted the importance of sports for the youth in Don Bosco campuses and distributed the prizes.
Fr. Regi, SDB