Our History

A quarter of a century in the service of Bangalore’s underprivileged children

Established in 1992 by 50 members from the East Parade Malayalam Pastorate at MG Road, Bangalore, EMPACS Charitable Society completed 25 years in the service of the disadvantaged sections of the society in Bangalore in 2017. The following are the key milestones in the history of EMPACS in a gist.

1992

Commenced functioning from leased premises at Lingarajapuram with an education centre for 10 differently abled children and an old age home.

1992
1994

A 10,000 sq ft plot at Byappanahalli donated to EMPACS by a member.

1994
1996

Ashraya allotted an 8800 sq ft plot in HBR Layout for its operations by the Bangalore Development Authority.

1996
2000

Construction of Ashraya Centre for Learning started on the plot of land at HBR Layout.

2000
2001

EMPACS constructed a spacious and well-designed building on the BDA plot at HBR Layout and Ashraya Centre for Learning commenced functioning from the building.

2001
2002

10,000 sq ft plot of land registered in the name of Empacs at Doddagubbi.

2002
2008

Construction of CJM Study Centre for children from the Byappanahalli slum and surrounding areas completed on the plot of land at Byappanahalli.

2008
2008

UKG and LKG classes started at CJMSC for the academic year 2008-2009.

2008
2012

First Floor of Ashraya Centre for Learning constructed and inaugurated.

2012