The Transfest – an event organized by Transgendered persons on 8 Dec 2017 in Chennai was a time of celebration and thanksgiving. Amidst colourful and energetic performances, the transgendered people honoured those who have contributed to their growth and journey as a community of transgendered people.
In recognition of his journey with, contributions to and solidarity with the transpeople and their struggles for life and livelihood, Rev. Asir Ebenezer, Director, CSI SEVA, was one of the awardees honoured. The Moderator of the Church of South India Most. Rev. Thomas K Oommen, with the Officers of the CSI Synod and the Synod Secretariat and wish to Congratulate Rev. Asir Ebenezer for his commitment towards concrete action that directly benefits marginalized groups and his journey of solidarity with many such peoples’ groups.