• Dr. Edward Lobo

    Dr. Edward Lobo

    Founder Member

    Dr. Edward lobo, born and brought up in kulshekar, Mangalore  25.2.1946, he completed his early education in Padua  high school, Mangalore   and St. Philomena college, Puttur. He did his Medical  Studies in   Sri Jayachamarajendra Institure of Medical Studies, Bangalore in 1969.

    Dr. Edward lobo  began his carrier by plugging into care of the sick people at Shankarapura in 1970. He did no limit to the  four walls of the “Nirmala Clinic “  at  Shankarapura. He Became the first  Rotary President of  Shankarapura, Being a man born and Brought up in Christian  faith  Dr Lobo did involve himself activity in various activities of the St. John’s Evangelist church Pangla. He is a member of Vincent De Paul society. Catholic sabha, elected as vice president of St. John’s Evangelist church Pangla. 

    In 1991 When Rev. Fr. J.P Tauro  was a parish priest of St. John’s Evangelist church Pangla. He  first started MANASA school  and later 1992  another wing started in Shirva, and Dr. Edward Lobo became the first correspondent  of MANASA special school .

    Achievements  /  Awards

    ü  Founder president and managing trustee Manasa Rehabilitation and training centre Pamboor from 1995 to 2001, present trustee and adviser.

    ü  1 Dr. Edward Lobo  is an devotee of Mother Theresa . As he is inspired by St. Mother Teresa. He was blessed to meet mother Teresa  when she was alive, when she came to Mangalore in 1995

    ü  National award for  service in the field of child development on  14.11.2002

    ü  Stare award for service to the disabled  mentally challenged  children  3.12.2012( rehabilitation and training centre for mentally challenged children and centre for speech and hearing impaired children)

    ü  Prestigious Paul Harris fellow award from rotary international U.S.A.  in the field of social work  25.2.2001 specially for the downtrodden people.(Rotary Club)

    ü  Mother Teresa excellence Award in recognition of his outstanding service to the society and excellence into the chosen  field of activity by his Excellency by international integrity peace and friendship society, Bangalore  1.5.2007

    ü  Rajiv Gandhi Excellence  Award for his  37 years of service  in the field of medical and social service  20.9.2007

    ü  Founder of Rotary club Shankarapura in 1984 and its president  1991-92,2005-2006, 2008-2009

    ü  Chairman of Polio Plus irradiation of HIV  awareness in the Rotary Club of Shankarapura.

    ü  President of rotary club shirva 1982 – 83

    ü  Founder president of catholic Sabha Shirva Region  1989-92

    ü  Catholic Sabha President in the parish  1988-89

    ü  Secretary op parish council Evangelist church Pangla.  2001-2004,2007-2010