Akshaya Patra wins SAFA Award for Best Presented Accounts 2010
Akshaya Patra's annual report for 2010-11 has been awarded as the second runner up by the South Asian Federation of Accounts (SAFA) under the category of Non Government Organizations (NGOs).
The awards under different categories are conferred on the basis of evaluation administered by SAFA's committee for improvement in transparency,accountability and governance, of the published annual reports of entries from South Asian Countries.
The award ceremony was held on 29th November at Celebrity Hall, Banglabandhu International Conference Center, Dhaka,Bangladesh. Mr Somashekar and Ms Gowri BM from the finance department also participated in the award ceremony.
On June 7, 2017, Akshaya Patra opened a new centralised kitchen in Bhavnagar – fifth largest city in the state of Gujarat
Around 25 enthusiastic young volunteers participated in a cleanliness drive organised by AIKYA, in pursuance of its mission to enhance the quality of school education, promote a culture of ‘Cleanliness and Hygiene’ in schools served by The Akshaya