|| NORTH BENGAL CHAPTER ||
|| Beyond Barriers Chapter Nineteen ||
|| SANGAM reUNION DINNER 2018 ||
If you don’t want to miss out being a part of the gala night organized by SXCCAA - Sangam Reunion Dinner 2018, then you must collect the invites right away; they are available ONLINE and at Room 5#
* SPECIAL ARRANGEMENT *
- Silver Jubilee Celebration of 1994 Batch.
- Lip smacking food and dinner from one of the most popular restaurants of Kolkata - ‘Tangerine’.
- Musical Performance by Kalla & Deene Khan from ‘Project Folk & Sufu Band’.
- DJ Harish will be there to groove you all!
So, it’s not just a grand feast; it’s going to be a musical night!
Date - 29th December 2018
Venue - St. Xavier’s College Ground (Kolkata)
Timing- 6:30 PM onwards
National Meet of Xaverians (Looking Beyond-III)
St. Xavier’s Relief Service- Kerala Flood 2018
Dear Alumni/ae Members,
All of us are aware of the calamity that struck our state of Kerala. Over 82,000 people in Kerala have been displaced due to the floods that have ravaged the State. 324 have lost their lives between August 8 and 17, 2018 and More than 3.1 lakh become homeless and shifted to 2094 relief camps. We are very concerned and would like to pledge our full support and cooperation to the Jesuit Fathers who are already involved in intense relief work in remote and affected areas.
I implore alumni/ae to come together, as conscientious citizens, in our endeavour to donate generously and assist and expedite relief work in Kerala. Our concerted effort will rescue our distressed brothers and sisters and restore cheer and smile to their lives.
Your generous contributions may be given to the Alumni Office (Room 5) in following manners:
1. Cheques drawn in favour of St. Xavier’s College (Calcutta) Alumni Association.
2. You may transfer the funds online at our bank account as details below:
Account Name : St. Xavier's College (Calcutta) Alumni Association
Bank Name : Syndicate Bank
Branch : Park Street, Kolkata
IFSC code : SYNB0009585
Account No : 95852010003025
3. Transfer to Paytm account : 9874842744
4. You may contribute by swiping you Debit / Credit Card at POS machine kept in Room no: 5
5. Cash contribution in the donation box kept at room no: 5
All contributions mentioned above are eligible for deduction U/S 80G of Income Tax Act.
We shall also collect the following materials (new and unused) in our collection centre at Room no: 5, which shall be sent to Kerala
2. Bath Towel
5. Mosquito net
Kindly send you contributions latest by 30.08.2018. For further details please contact Mr. Sanjib Koner – Hony Secretary (9434008966) or Mr. Yogesh Chopra (9831242172) or Mr. Deepak Gupta (9830091423)
We shall keep you updated on our progress. Let us join in our prayers for Kerala.
God bless you all.
Rev.Fr. Dominic Savio, S.J.
Principal, St. Xavier’s College (Autonomous)
President, St. Xavier’s College (Calcutta) Alumni Association
The Annual Philanthropic Day -
When we gather to refocus our dedication to various activities for the benefit of the marginalized students of rural schools and our college supported by the SXCCAA and / or by the Jesuit organizations – Coinciding with the Birthday of our President, Rev. Fr. Dr. Dominic Savio, S.J. will be held on Monday, the 23rd of July, 2018 from 6.30 PM onwards at St. Xavier’s College Auditorium.
The programme will be followed by high tea and snacks. Members (including spouses) are requested to send prior confirmation of their attendance by contacting 22805566/9874842744.
For further details contact the conveners :
Rajesh Agarwal (98310 37710)
Harish Agarwal (98310 91599)
Dharmen Trivedi (98302 64640)
Members wishing to take part in Philanthropic activities can contribute by cheque or in kind are requested to contact the Convener of Philanthropic activities Yogesh Chopra (9831242172), Deepak Gupta (9830091423)
Programme on “Cancer awareness and prevention”
We are pleased to inform you that we will be organizing a Programme on “Cancer awareness and prevention” on Friday 22nd June, 2018 at 6.30 pm in Room No 15 at St Xavier’s College.
Dr. Chanchal Goswami , renowned Oncologist has kindly consented to grace the occasion as the Chief Guest and speaker . Fr. Dominic Savio, SJ, Rector and Principal, St. Xavier’s College (Autonomous) and President of St. Xavier’s College (Calcutta) Alumni Association will bless the event.
As there are limited seats, we request you to please register your participation by calling to Room 5 (22805566, 9874842744) and take your seats by 06.15 pm sharp. Members are welcome to bring their spouses if they wish to participate in the programme.
Rev. Fr. Dominic Savio, SJ, Principal & Rector, St. Xavier's College (Autonomous) Kolkata & President, SXCCAA, has been awarded with 'Excellence in Education and Philanthropy Award' by The Bengal National Chamber of Commerce & Industry at a ceremony held on 14th April, 2018, at Science City Auditorium.
Father in his address dedicated this award to the 3 pillars of St Xavier's i.e. Students, Staff & Alumni.
Opportunities for youth and prospects for Industries in West Bengal
We are pleased to inform you that we will be organizing a Programme on “Opportunities for youth and prospects for Industries in West Bengal” on Friday 13th April, 2018 at 6.30 pm in Room No 15 at St Xavier’s College.
Mr. Rajiva Sinha, IAS, Additional Chief Secretary, MSME & Textiles Department, Govt. of West Bengal has kindly consented to grace the occasion as the Chief Guest. Our own alumnus Mr. Rakesh Shah, an eminent Industrialist and Former Chairman EEPC would enlighten us on the subject. Rev. Fr. Dominic Savio, SJ, Rector and Principal, St. Xavier’s College (Autonomous) and President of St. Xavier’s College (Calcutta) Alumni Association will bless the event.
As there are limited seats, we request you to please register your participation by calling to Room 5 (22805566, 9874842744) and take your seats by 06.30 pm sharp. Members are welcome to bring their spouses and adult children if they wish to participate in the programme.
Fr. Joris Memorial Nihil Ultra Trophy National Debate to be held on 21.04.2018
I am glad to inform you that the XXVII Fr. Joris Memorial Nihil Ultra Trophy National Debate will be held at the College Auditorium from 05.00 PM onwards, on Saturday, the 21st of April, 2018. One of the most sought after in the Xaverian calendar of events and a forerunner in the debating circles of the city. In continuation of our journey to embark new vistas, this year we have decided to have a subject which has widespread impact on our social life.
Entertainment is an integral part of our life and social periphery and hence this year the Motion of the Debate is, "In the opinion of the House, Bollywood is National Anesthesia".
The organising team is working to get renowned personalities from various walks of life including of course from the entertainment world to present an evening full of enrichment for the mind and heart both.
Members are requested to collect their Invitation cards from Room No. 5 from 14.04.2018 onwards to ensure their berth for the exciting evening.
Should you require any further clarifications, please contact the following:
- Mr. Jayajit Biswas 98300 94177 Advisor
- Mr. Monojit Ghose 98312 69955 Advisor
- Mr. Nalin Jain 94152 30515 Convener
- Mr. Jeetu Rampuria 98312 77943 Convener
BEYOND BARRIERS CHAPTER EIGHTEEN 26TH JANUARY 2018
SANGAM REUNION DINNER 2017
FELICITATION OF REV FR FELIX RAJ , SJ