Impact Stories

I want to uphold the glory of tricolour!

“Army attire always fascinates me. Whenever I encounter an army officer, I instinctively salute them”. Hi, I’m Charan Kumar, studying 6th standard at Government High School, Yeshwanthpur. My goal in life is to join the Indian Army and safeguard the nation’s security.

Krish’s Financial situation doesn’t dampen his spirit of becoming a Scientist

“I was sitting idle in class one day thinking about different ideas that could be showcased at the science exhibition. I could not think of anything ground-breaking. I went back home after a very tiring day of brain activity. Mom was segregating the waste from the last two days. That’s when the idea struck me. How easy it is for people to do natural composting!

Desire to Paint more than just walls

She developed a sense of admiration for the art and admitted to her father, “When I grow up, I want to be a painter like you.” This angered her father so much that he did not talk to her the whole day. Little did she know that he did not want her to become the person that he was.

The Akshaya Patra Foundation

The Akshaya Patra Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation headquartered in Bengaluru, India. The Foundation strives to eliminate classroom hunger by implementing the PM POSHAN (Mid-Day Meal ) Programme. It provides nutritious meals to children studying in government schools and government-aided schools. Akshaya Patra also aims to counter malnutrition and support the Right to Education of children hailing from socio-economically challenging backgrounds.

Our Vision

No Child in India shall be deprived of education because of hunger

Our Mission

To feed 3 Million Children Everyday by 2025


Mid-Day Meals


Anganwadi Meals


COVID-19 Relief Meals


Family Happiness Kits


Happiness Kits

Sustainable Development Goals



Raised: ₹39923

Goal: ₹50000.00

Aariv’s First Birthday


Raised: ₹125

Goal: ₹20000000.00

Akshaya Patra’s First Crowd-funded Kitchen


Raised: ₹21250

Goal: ₹20000

Let’s End Hunger Together

Hear from our Biggest Contributers

The Akshaya Patra Foundation’s implementation of the Mid-Day Meal Programme is a great initiative to address two Sustainable Development Goals – Zero Hunger and Quality Education with nutritious and quality food. The level of commitment that Akshaya Patra has showcased under this initiative has not only made an outstanding impact on the benefic

Ms. Priyadarshini Nigam

Head,CSR Newgen Software Technologies Ltd

Hunger is not a natural disaster but man-made one to a large extent. Hence, I feel, it is our duty to make India hunger-free. It was pleasant to know about the implementation of the Mid-Day Meal Programme by The Akshaya Patra Foundation. The modus operandi and functioning of this programme deeply touched my heart as I, at Galway Foundation

Mr.Urmelesh Swami

Head - Galway Foundation

“While we at NCML had heard about Akshaya Patra via various films, news articles, and images about the fabulous work it does tirelessly every day, visiting the schools and kitchens was really an eye-opener and a highly recommended experience for everyone. The impact of a well-balanced nutritious meal goes a long way, and kudos to the team at Akshaya Patra.

Bhuvan Atluri

CEO, NCML MktYard Private Limited

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