The Akshaya Patra Foundation is a charitable trust providing mid-day meal to school children in India. It started in Bangalore on June, 2000.Read more
About Charity Trust



Generous donors play a vital role in helping Akshaya Patra provide nutritious food to children. To make a donation several options are available. Select your option and Donate Here


Feed A Child

To feed a child every day for an entire academic year, all it takes is Rs.1100. Join the cause by supporting a child with food for education.Read more how to Feed a Child


Mid Day Meal

Akshaya Patra runs the mid-day meal programme in partnership with Central and State Governments of India. It counters both hunger and illiteracy. More about Mid Day Meal

The Akshaya Patra Foundation is a charity committed to end classroom hunger in India. Head quartered in Bangalore, we implement Mid-Day Meal Scheme in partnership with the Government of India and various State Governments. We serve wholesome mid-day meals to more than 1.8 million children from over 19,039 Government and Government aided schools from across 12 states & 2 Union territories of India. With part support from Government, we receive our funding from many philanthropic businesses, generous donors and well-wishers from across the globe.

Akshaya Patra has been operating since the year 2000 with a vision that ‘no child in India shall be deprived of education because of hunger’. With a goal to reach 5 million children every school day by 2025, we need all the support we can get. We incur Rs. 1100 to feed a child for an entire academic year. With your support we are confident that we will accomplish our goal and much more. One may choose to donate for a child or several children, a school, a distribution vehicle or kitchen equipment. Help end classroom hunger in India.