Your generosity gives a child the chance at a brighter future
Prior to 25 March
Mid-Day Meal served to 1.8 million children every school day
COVID-19 Relief Efforts with cooked meals and grocery kits
Shramik Train Passenger Feeding
Happiness Kits in lieu of Mid-Day Meals
Bihar Flood Relief Efforts
Every single donation makes an impact on someone’s life
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A star of the future!
Deepak Raju Paswan, Thane
“Since I go for practice in the evening directly from school, it is more beneficial for me as I get to eat something (Mid-Day Meal) before I go for kabaddi practice. Earlier, when I used to go directly from home, it was difficult as then I used to practice with half-empty stomach and used to feel weak. "Read full story
No child deserves to be left behind…
Priyanka Raut, Cuttack Odisha
Priyanka enjoys debates and has won a number of competitions. In fact, she has taken it upon herself to enlighten her classmates about eating nutritious food, and praises Akshaya Patra’s Mid-Day meal to them!Read full story
Making every meal a lesson in responsibility.
‘Kamala aunty’, as she is fondly known by the students of Government Primary School, Gubbalala, has been a caretaker for four years. She has created a routine that has organised the serving of the Mid-Day Meal at the school, making for an efficient process every day.Read full story
Igniting minds with proper nutrition.
Mohammad Abdulla, Telangana
A Class 4 student, Mohammad Abdulla, who aspires to become a doctor, says that his lunch helps him stay healthy and concentrate in class. Abdulla’s favourite meal is vegetable sambar and rice.Read full story
Thank you for helping us spread joy across the nation
13 States & 1 Union Territory
Key Awards Received
COVID Crusaders Award 2020 presented by IACC
Indian Chamber of Commerce - Social Impact Awards 2020
Rotary Karnataka CSR Awards 2020
The Mahatma Award for Social Good, 2019
Outlook Poshan Special Jury Award, 2019
Gandhi Peace Prize awarded by the Union Government on Janua, 2019
CSR Times Award 2018 for 'Eradicating Extreme Hunger, Poverty and Malnutrition.