The 27th Annual General Body Meeting of Cyriac Elias Voluntary Association (CEVA) was held at CMI Prior General House, Chavara Hills, Kakkanad on October 3, 2015. CMI Vicar General and Moderator of CEVA Rev. Fr. Varghese Vithayathil welcomed the dignitaries. In his speech he reiterated that our social work should be visible to others. We should concentrate our activities on the poor. Dr. Mary Venus Joseph delivered the presidential address. CMI Prior General, Very. Rev. Fr. Paul Achandy inaugurated the meeting by officially lighting the lamp. In his address, he appreciated the valuable work of Fr. Jince, Fr, Varghese, Fr. Thachil and CEVA team. There was a session by Mr. Romid C. J. on financial management of NGOs which was well-received by the delegates and many took it as an opportunity to clear their doubts and get clarifications. The usual official proceedings of the AGM were carried out as per the agenda. The members from each province briefed about the major activities which was appreciated by all present. Rev. Fr. Jose Thachil Vice President of CEVA delivered the Vote of thanks and the meeting was concluded at 1 pm.