How Akshaya Patra is Contributing to Development of Society

The Akshaya Patra Foundation is an NGO in India implementing the Mid-Day Meal Programme for the past 17 years. The very establishment of this NGO was based on the vision, ‘No child in India shall be deprived of education because of hunger’, implying that food and education are vital for the proper growth of children; and healthy and educated children are a sign of a progressive society. 461 more words

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Help Us To Make A Child Smile Today - Surmansansthan

Help Us To Make a Child Smile Today!

Definitely, these smiling faces could have bring a smile on your face too.

Many children in our society don’t even have a family and they are living a very bad life. 103 more words


Why does it take so long?

By Scott Linscott

We all love to get a piece of mail from the child we sponsor. I love it like Christmas morning!

But it doesn’t happen very often … sometimes it doesn’t happen at all. 727 more words

The impact of mid-day meal in Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh is the most populous state of India. And, it is reported that over the next 10 years, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar will together account for 31% of youngest Indian population between five and 14 years. 397 more words

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Akshaya Patra's role in children's development

The vision statement of Akshaya Patra states: ‘No child in India shall be deprived of education because of hunger.’ In June 2000, the Akshaya Patra… 464 more words

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Social Media

 When I ran the Chicago Marathon I kept thinking about starting a blog for those who may want to follow my journey. I procrastinated and never got to it. 312 more words

Emotional Webinars

On Wednesday evening, I had a webinar with about 30 other people that had been invited to join the team to run the New York Marathon. 417 more words