High Above We Raise You Kalkara
The Assoċjazzjoni Wirt il-Kalkara is a voluntary organization with the primary purpose of serving as a platform for initiatives aimed at further understanding of the village of Kalkara and implementation of projects aimed for the community.
The Assoċjazzjoni Wirt il-Kalkara was born in 2017 and is an autonomous voluntary organization, it is not set up for profit making. Some of its objectives include:
a. The protection and enhancement of social, cultural, artistic, architectural, religious and traditional identity of Kalkara and by bringing forward any knowledge locally, nationally and even internationally through different methods.
b. Activities aimed to the public for educational purpose.
c. Management and financing of the upgrading projects of the public areas and public buildings and structures in Kalkara, such projects iclude new initiatives and renovation of the existent.
Assoċjazzjoni Wirt il-Kalkara has in recent days launched another important project, that of the conservation of the historical-religious heritage of Kalkara. Through funds obtained from the Cottonera Projects and Initiatives Fund of the Kottonera Foundation, an intensive restoration is being carried out on three marble works of art located in the Parish Church. These are: the baptismal font work of the marmist Mariano Russo… click here to read more