NGO in India

by Akshaya Patra NGO in India - Akshaya Patra
Akshaya Patra is focused on eliminating classroom hunger and attracting more children (enrolment) to schools and ensure to keep them in school (reduce dropout rate)
Recommended Features
  • What do the surveys say?
  • When it comes to quality, there is no compromise
  • Role of Akshaya Patra
  • NGO in india
Learn more about NGO in India»

Review on NGO in India

The Akshaya Patra Foundation started its mid-day meal programme in June, 2000 by providing free mid-day meals to 1,500 children in 5 Government schools in Bengaluru, Karnataka. Over the past 16 years, the constant support from the Government of India, various State Governments and associated organisations has enabled the programme to grow by leaps and bounds. Today, this organisation feeds free mid-day meals to 1.7 million school children in 15,024 Government schools and Government-aided schools. The organisation currently has its presence in 43 kitchens across 12 states in India. This not-for-profit organisation has been conferred as the worlds largest NGO-run mid-day meal programme (source).

Related to NGO in India

Related Articles

10 Things to Know About Akshaya Patra in Karnataka

Currently spread across 10 states in India, The Akshaya Patra Foundation (TAPF), an NGO which runs the world’s largest mid-day meal programme, had humble beginnings in Bengaluru, Karnataka. Here’s how...

Being Responsible: The Akshaya Patra Foundation

Every minute is used seemingly well at The Akshaya Patra Foundation—an NGO in India which believes that no child should be deprived of education due to hunger. Since its inception, the organisation...

6 Things You Should Know About Akshaya Patra in Hyderabad

“You can’t build a peaceful world on empty stomachs and human misery.” -- Dr. Norman Ernest Borlaug   Did you know that every 10 seconds we lose a child to hunger? Many NGOs are moving ...

About Akshaya Patra Advanced   NGO in India - Akshaya Patra

47 connections, 0 recommendations, 241 honor points.
Joined APSense since, September 14th, 2012, From Bangalore, India.

Created on Mar 6th 2019 01:17. Viewed 213 times.


No comment, be the first to comment.
Please sign in before you comment.