After a hard and humble beginning, Seon Ashram thrived through the support given by many helping hands and the dedicated work of Mr. U C Paulose, his family, and staff members.
Soon after the Genesis of Seon Ashram, its social activity began to command attention – Mr. U C Paulose received his first recognition and award in 2000 – only one year after he began to serve the poor. He received several awards for the following years and his efforts have also been recognized on an international level. His efforts are regularly featured on regional TV channels such as Kairali TV, Chandana TV Namma Nadu as well as several newspapers and magazines.
Seon Ashram’s efforts have been acknowledged by the grass root level to the top rung far and wide. We have been recognized for our services with the following Awards.
- ‘Kannada Sahitya Parishath Award-2015
- ‘Sandesha Special Recognition Award’ by Sandesha, Foundation for Culture and Education® Mangalore.
- Lions Club Bantwal has honored him with Phalapushpa, citation and cash award.
- Mother Teresa Excellence Award by Integrated Council for Socio-Economic Progress (Regd.) a Voluntary organization from Thrissur.
- ALL India Achievers Foundation Delhi presented “SIKSHA BHARATHI PURASKAR” Award for the best service
- Award presented by the SuddiiBidugade, Newspaper for its 25th jubilee celebration for the best service in the field of health.
- Honored from Co-Operative Bank, Mundaje for the best service for the society
- Honored as Best Social worker by ICYM, Diocese of Belthangady
- Shield and cash award by Kannada Sangha, Bahrain
- Cash award and honor by Catholic Konkani Rakhan Sanchalan, Chikmangalore
- Honored as Anatha Bandhu by Namma Nadu TV Channel
- Kerala State 2nd Kannada Sammelana Award was accorded him for his work
- Hind Rattan Award by NRI Welfare Society of India.
- Trophy and cash award by Kuwait-based website www.daaiz.com
- Honored for his social work by Hon. District Commissioner Aravind Srivastav & Ms. Gertrude Veigas Deputy Director, Women & Welfare Department, Mangalore.
- Shield and cash award on World Disabled Day by Chief Minister of Karnataka
- Prashamsa Patra and cash award on Independence day by Governor of Karnataka
- Honored by Rotary Club Mangalore
- Shield and Cash award by Jana Dani, Mandya
- Honored by ICYM Udupi and Thotathady
- Honored by Chair of Christianity, Mangalore University
- Best Social Service Award by the Dakshina Kannada Rajyostava Samithi
- Honored as Best Social worker by Pattanga Fortnightly, Mangalore
- Honored by Kannada Sahitya Parishat Mangalore
- Lions Club, Bantakal has honored him by according him a “Phalapushpa” and cash award
Mr. Paulose’s efforts have also regularly featured on regional TV channels such as Kairali TV, Chandana TV, Namma Nadu and several national and international newspapers and magazines.