Holy Cross Convent, Mananthavady
To uplift the tribals, to care for the sick and pastoral work. To have some asset in the province by means of land.
Holy Cross Convent Mananthavady is located in Mananthavady diocese in Wayanad district of Kerala. Mostly all are farmers who are very hard working. The people of all faiths live together in harmony. There are also tribes such as Pniyas and Kurichiyas living there.
Community and the apostolate:
Apostolate: Farm, Education (Pre-Primary), Pastoral Work
The community consists of three members. The sisters run nursery. They accommodate mentally retarded girls who study in nearby institution run by Malabar Missionary Brothers. They take care of the farm and garden. They are also involved in faith formation, family visits and SCC meetings.