Associates of CMI
The first indigenous religious congregation in the catholic church of India,the congregation of Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI),was the vision of Bl.Chavara Elias Kuriakose who was also the First Prior General of the congregation.
In the year 2012, a group of men joined together and brought in to being
the Associates of CMI (ACMI).Keeping in mind the prayer rended by the CMI Congregation , these men aimed at serving and reaching out to the deserving and needy . As a first step towards this endeavour ,ACMI offers scholar ship to students from Aided and Goverment School in and Kochi District
Objectives Of Associates of CMI –S.H Province
1. To Participate ,support and share effectively in the mission of CMI Congregation whose members are serving in different parts of the world.
2. To promote the values of the family
3.To grow spiritually as a community.
4. To do good to others.
5. To uphold the social , moral ,spiritual and cultural values that contribute to the development of the total humen personality among the members of the society.
6. To render financial assistance to the poor and needy people of the society without discrimination of caste and creed in their needs of education , medical assistance,housing etc.
7. To promote higher education.