Best NGO at Mother Teresa Awards 2014
The Akshaya Patra Foundation won the 14th Mother Teresa Award in the Best NGO Category 2014. The award was presented by Konijeti Rosaiah, Governor of Tamil Nadu at The Loyola College of Business Administration (LIBA).
The Best NGO Award is given to an NGO, which is trusted, respected and popular for their contribution towards social causes. Akshaya Patra won the award based on its contribution towards feeding children in India. The entrants were assessed not just based on their spending, but also on the history, commitment and impact of their CSR activities.
Read more about the award here.
The Akshaya Patra Foundation has been supporting relief efforts in flood-hit Gorakhpur city and its neighbouring towns and villages. Kitchen on Wheels, a customised vehicle designed by Akshaya Patra to support flood relief efforts, is stationed at
Honourable Governor of Assam visits Guwahati kitchen