• Akshaya Patra wins at the AVA Digital Awards 2016

    Akshaya Patra wins at the AVA Digital Awards 2016

  • Akshaya Patra wins Gold for the fifth time at LACP

    Akshaya Patra wins Gold for the fifth time at LACP

  • Founder of Grameen Bank and Nobel Laureate, Prof Muhammad Yunus visited Akshaya Patra

    Nobel Laureate Prof. Muhammad Yunus Visits Hubballi Kitchen

  • Tax Exemption

    Tax Exemptions Donation Benefits



The Akshaya Patra Foundation is a charitable trust providing mid-day meal to school children in India. It started in Bangalore on June, 2000.Read more
About Charity Trust



Generous donors play a vital role in helping Akshaya Patra provide nutritious food to children. To make a donation several options are available. Select your option and Doante Here


Feed A Child

To feed a child every day for an entire academic year, all it takes is Rs.750. Join the cause by supporting a child with food for education.Read more how to Feed a Child


Mid Day Meal

Akshaya Patra runs the mid-day meal programme in partnership with Central and State Governments of India. It counters both hunger and illiteracy. More about Mid Day Meal

The Akshaya Patra Foundation is a charity committed to end classroom hunger in India. Head quartered in Bangalore, we implement Mid-Day Meal Scheme in partnership with the Government of India and various State Governments. We serve wholesome mid-day meals to more than 1.4 million children from over 10,000 Government and Government aided schools from across 10 states in India. With part support from Government, we receive our funding from many philanthropic businesses, generous donors and well-wishers from across the globe.

Akshaya Patra has been operating since the year 2000 with a vision that ‘no child in India shall be deprived of education because of hunger’. With a goal to reach 5 million children every school day by 2020, we need all the support we can get. We incur Rs. 750 to feed a child for an entire academic year. With your support we are confident that we will accomplish our goal and much more. One may choose to donate for a child or several children, a school, a distribution vehicle or kitchen equipment. Help end classroom hunger in India.