We enter the India Book of Records
The India Book of Records provides a prestigious platform for people to showcase their accomplishments. We are happy to announce that The Akshaya Patra Foundation has entered the book for conducting the 'largest school meal program'.
The certificate also states: "Akshaya Patra strives to achieve its goal, namely, 'no child in India should be deprived of education because of hunger'."
For ten years we have worked hard to provide children with wholesome, nutritious meals. We are now reaching out to over 1.2 million children and we will continue to increase that number.
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