ICYM Surathkal unit in collaboration with Ecology Commisson of the Parish organized “VANAMOSTAVA - 2022”, planting of saplings as well as the inauguration of ICYM vegetable garden , on 3rd July 2022, Sunday at 8:15 am in the church premises. Very Rev Fr Austin Peter Peres the Parish Priest , Rev Fr Richard Dsouza, Mr Russel Roche, Vice President of PPC, Mr Norbert Misquith, Secretary of PPC and Convenor of Youth Commission ,Convenor of Ecology Commission Mrs Reena Pereira and ICYM Surathkal Unit Animator Ms Teena Rebello along with the youth planted the fruit saplings ,
On Tuesday 17th May 2022, Fr Austin Peter Peres arrived from Most Holy Redeemers Church, Derebail as 21st Parish Priest to Sacred Heart Church Surathkal. V Rev Fr Paul Pinto along with a large number of Parishioners welcomed the new Parish Priest. After the initial prayer service, a short welcome program was arranged in the church.
Sacred Heart of Jesus church Surathkal parishioners indeed had an emotional day as they bid farewell to their parish priest Fr.Paul Pinto. On 15th May 2022 Sunday at 8.00 the parishioners gathered for the holy eucharist and after that followed by a farewell. He was a good shepherd and a powerful leader who lead the parish for six long years.