GVOM - Pride of Kuwait

GVOM - Pride of Kuwait

GET TO KNOW YOUR GVOM WINNERS – PRIDE OF KUWAIT Year 2014: Morvine Qudras An interview with KCWA...Click here Year 2012: Orson D'Souza An interview with KCWA...Click here Year 2010: Gladys Lorena An interview with KCWA.... Click here Year 2008: Vinay Lewis An interview with KCWA.... click here.......
Monthi Fest 2016

Monthi Fest 2016

KCWA Monthi Fest 2016 Pics by: Alban D'Souza & Prem Crasto Kuwait Canara Welfare Association (KCWA), in collaboration with the Konkani Community of the Holy Family Cathedral celebrated the Nativity of our Blessed Virgin Mary, also known as the Monthi Fest on the 11th of September 2016 at the Holy Family Cathedral, Kuwait City. KCWA has been celebrating this feast since its formation in 1.......
GVOM Season 5: Know Your Semifinalist

GVOM Season 5: Know Your Semifinalist

Gulf Voice of Mangalore without doubt is the biggest Konkani reality talent hunt for Mangalorean Catholics in the middle-east, with fans all over the world. Started in 2008 by Mr. Lawrence Pinto and Mr. Louis Rodrigues, it is KCWA's honor to carry the torch forward from this season.   The contestants are putting in their heart and soul towards making their performance a memorable one. Come September.......
Kuwait: Gulf Voice of Mangalore Season 5 semi-finals on Sep 30

Kuwait: Gulf Voice of Mangalore Season 5 semi-finals on Sep 30

Kuwait Canara Welfare Association (KCWA) is all geared up to host the semi-finals of 'Gulf Voice of Mangalore (GVOM) - Season 5' - a mega Konkani singing talent hunt show on Friday, September 30 at the American International School auditorium from 4:00 pm onwards. One male and one female contestant from Kuwait will be selected on this day who will be participating in the grand finale to be held in Bahra.......
General Body Meeting

General Body Meeting

KCWA General Body Meeting: Pics by: Alban D’Souza KCWA held its General Body Meeting on Friday, 26th August 2016 in Indian Public School, Salmiya. The meeting commenced at 6:30 pm with the opening prayer lead by Satish Saldanha. President, Albert Praveen Menezes heartily welcomed the gathering and expressed his gratitude towards all the members for their support, love and encouragement. .......

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Kuwait Canara Welfare Association (originally Kanara Catholic Welfare Association) emerged in July 1988, with the sole purpose of helping the neediest children in their education. As the sowed seed started growing into a plant, the strength of KCWA also started increasing and its horizon expanded. In addition to its primary motto “In pursuit of providing education to the poor children”, KCWA also wanted to preserve the Mangalorean culture and keep the Konkani language alive in Kuwait. Read More

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