About

Fr.Adolf Washington

Profile:

Name:                          Rev. Fr. Adolf Washington

Parents Name:          Mrs. Ann Washington and Late Gilbert Washington

Born:                                      September 25th 1972(Bangalore)

Schooling:                      Passed from St. Johns High School (ICSE) in the year 1988 Bangalore.

College:                               St. Josephs Evening College, Bangalore

Worked from door-to-door-sales-boy, stenographer, communications executive, to journalist,

 

Initial year                           (at various Don Bosco institutions, West Bengal for a ‘come n see experience)

Philosophy and Theology:  St. Peters Pontifical Seminary, Bangalore.

Ordained:                            4th May 2000 for the Archdiocese of Bangalore

Ordained by:                      The Most Rev. Dr. Ignatius Pinto.

Served at:                           as Priest at Sacred Heart Church,, St. Peters Church, Our Lady of Fatima Church, Annunciation Church.

 

BANGALORE ARCHDIOCESE

  1. Former Public Relations Officer, Bangalore Archdiocese (Catholic Church in Bangalore)
  2. Former Director, Bangalore Archdiocesan Communication Centre
  3. Former Managing Director and Chief Editor, TABOR Newspaper
  4. Former Member, Senate (Priests Council of Bangalore)

 

  1. Presently,  Secretary, Clergy Association of Bangalore

 

MEDIA

Fr. Washington served as 3-term President, Indian Catholic Press Association, Managing Director and Editor in Chief, South Asian Religious News, Special Correspondent- Union of Catholic Asian News, Editorial Board Member- The Teenager Magazine , Mumbai

Presently , he is a Columnist- with the  Deccan Herald newspaper, Special Correspondent  for Karnataka  with  MATTERSINDIS>COM and  Smart Companion magazine. He writes and reports for several other magazines in India and abroad.

 

OTHER PORTFOLIO:

  1. As Chairman for ACTIVE ((Association for Creative Teaching and Initiatives in Value Education) he conducts training programs on leadership motivation and Personality development.
  2. Chairman – EYL- Emerging Young Leaders International
  1. Judge and Selector- Florence Nightingale Nurses Awards
  2. Board Member- Global Indian Concerns
  3. Advisory Member- Anglo Indian Guild

Chairman-Org. Committee  Anglo Indian Unity Centre, Karnataka

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