Akshaya Patra Narrative



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Sangeeta aspires to become a software engineer Sangeeta aspires to become a software engineer
Sangeeta Dreams of Becoming a Software Engineer, Earn Money, and Help Mankind.

Sangeeta has a simple and impactful dream career. She wishes to become a software engineer, earn money, and use it for the upliftment of farmers.

Divya Aspires to Save the Earth by Becoming an Environmental Specialist Divya Aspires to Save the Earth by Becoming an Environmental Specialist
Divya Aspires to Save the Earth by Becoming an Environmental Specialist

Divya loves nature and takes small steps to preserve it. She aspires to become an environmentalist. Here’s how Akshaya Patra is fuelling her dreams.

The dream to drive equality with science The dream to drive equality with science
The dream to drive equality with science

Shekh Raunak Fatima is a 9th-standard student in Z.P.Girls High School, Kuppam and she is the leader of her class. She was born in Gujarat and lived there for 12 years before shifting to Kuppam 3 years ago. She learnt to speak Telugu, one of the local languages, in a year. However, she finds reading and writing the language challenging.

Forging ahead to give everyone a life of dignity Forging ahead to give everyone a life of dignity
Forging ahead to give everyone a life of dignity

B. Navyashree from 7th standard, Z.P.Girls High School, Kuppam, is a joyful girl, radiating optimism and confidence in every word she lets out. She loves coming to school and interacting with teachers and friends who show her the same love and care she gets at home.

Yashasvi Dreams of Becoming a Paramedic and Help People in Distress

Yashasvi Desalli is a 12-year-old girl with an ambition that can solve her family’s ongoing financial instability. She lives with her parents and 2 younger siblings (brother and sister) in Dharwad, Karnataka. Yashasvi and her siblings attend Government Higher Primary School No. 5, Gandhinagar, located in the nearby vicinity. She is in 7th grade while her sister and brother are in 4th and 1st standard, respectively.

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

 
350-Crore

Mid-Day Meals

 
1.63-Crore

Anganwadi Meals

 
23.81-Crore

COVID-19 Relief Meals

 
2,13,390-Kits

Family Happiness Kits

 
19.65-Lakh

Happiness Kits

Sustainable Development Goals

Campaigns

0%

Raised:₹134184.00

Goal: ₹90000000.00


Kusum's Nourishing Smiles & Hope: A Mid-Day Meal Mission

85%

Raised:₹16993107.31

Goal: ₹20000000.00


Akshaya Patra's First Crowd-funded Kitchen

263%

Raised:₹2887692.00

Goal: ₹1100000.00


1000 Hunger free children

Hear from our Biggest Contributers

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

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 be

Ms. Priyadarshini Nigam

Head,CSR Newgen Software Technologies Ltd

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 Ak

Bhuvan Atluri

CEO, NCML MktYard Private Limited

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