Konkan Ekvatith Yuvazan (KEY)
is a youth wing of Konkan Catholic
Association, Mathikere, mainly focuses on the activities which involves the
presence of youth and provides an opportunity to encourage them to come forward
and participate in the social service activities. It enforces leadership
qualities and provides a platform to showcase their abilities.
This youth forum was formed in March 2009 with the support and guidance of KCA
to bring the youth community together to build the positive bonding among the
youth in the vision, the role and importance of youths in the society.
Membership of the Association is open to all Konkani Catholic Youth who are
residing in and around Bangalore. Anyone between the age of 16 to 35 years,
married or single can be a member of this forum.
Click here for membership form.
Objectives of KEY
- To unite all Konkani catholic youth (girls & boys), specially for people
residing in and around Bangalore.
- Creating a network among the young community.
- Participating in cultural and social programs in all Konkani Associations.
- Promoting Konkani language and its rich culture.
- Work for a Social Cause.
- Providing career guidance, especially for undergraduates and graduates.
- Conducting seminars/ workshop about the personality development programs.
- Guiding and supporting to get employment opportunities.
- Providing Event management to various association’s activities.
- KEY`sAGM of the year 2012-2013 was held on 12th of February, 2012.
- KEY`s long planned picnic was on 12th of June, 2011 to Radiant Resort.
- KEY`sAGM of the year 2011-2012 was on 27th of March, 2011.
- KEY`s and KCA charity event was on 13th of March, 2011.
- SSVP conducted a youth seminar day, KEY members actively participated in this event.
- KEY took a step in bringing awareness about the importance of life by conducting
PRO-LIFE event under it's own roof Konkan Bhavan.
- Dabazo-2010 event was well organized by KEY members.
- KEY members participated in First World Konkani Convention:
World Konkani Yuva Mell (Vishwa Konkani Yuva Mell) held by Mandd Sobhann on 28th
Nov 2010 and created history by winning Overall Championships “The Best Vishwa
Konkani Youth Group".
- KEY members volunteered for Yeshwanthpur Parish Feast on 21 Nov 10.
- KEY performed in RajyaMattada Konkani Sanskrithika Kala Utsava 2010, This event
was organized by Bala Kala Kendra and FKCA at KASHIMUTH on 6th and 7th November 2010.
- Participated in most of the events of KONKAB’s annual Konkani fest – KALANJALI
2010 on 31st of Oct 2010.
- Workshop conducted on Business Proficiency on 29th of Aug 2010.
- Orphanage Visit to HIV infected children at Deena Nilaya on 14th of Mar 2010.
- Competed in Christmas cultural fest organized by KCS-Yeshwanthpur and KCA and
took responsibility of game stalls.
- Workshop conducted on Personality Development, Communication skills and Career
development on 12th of July 2009.
- Conducted Youth Meet on 16th of November 2008.