Akshaya Patra milestones are rather significant for a journey of 17 years

The awards conferred to The Akshaya Patra Foundation are a testimony to its efforts and sincerity towards implementing the mid-day meal programme. Here is the list of awards received by The Akshaya Patra Foundation.


150x150The Akshaya Patra Foundation was awarded with the prestigious Kalam Innovation in Governance Award 2016 (KIGA 2016) on October 15, 2016. The award was presented during the 1st Edition of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Memorial Summit on ‘Innovation in Governance’ held in Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.  Read more.

150x150Akshaya Patra wins Gold at the LACP ((League of American Communications Professionals LLC) 2014/15 Vision Awards in the Annual Report Competition. It is for the fifth time in a row that Akshaya Patra has bagged Gold at this prestigious award for its annual report in the non-profits category. The Foundation’s annual report has secured the 37th position out of the top 50 annual reports worldwide.



For-in-banner-150x150At the 10th PRCI Awards, which was conducted in Kolkata on 22 and 23 January 2016, Akshaya Patra won the highest honour, the Platinum award for its Annual Report 2014-2015. The organisation struck a rich haul with a Silver award in the calendar category and a Bronze each in the documentary film and digital newsletter categories in addition to the Platinum, to take its tally to four.



img-02Akshaya Patra has added another feather in its cap as it has been awarded with the ABP News Positive Award 2015, for being an emblem of positive change in the society on 10 December in New Delhi. The award was bestowed to recognize and acknowledge organizations from various walks of life for their indispensable contribution towards the amelioration of the society.


communicator-awardThe Akshaya Patra Foundation won the 14th Mother Teresa Award. The award was presented to Akshaya Patra by Konijeti Rosaiah Governor of Tamil Nadu at a felicitation ceremony at the Loyola College of Business Administration (LIBA). Akshaya Patra won the award in the Best NGO category for its contribution towards feeding children in India. The Best NGO Award is given to an NGO, which is trusted, respected and popular for their contribution towards social causes.


communicator-awardAkshaya Patra received the Award for Excellence in the 21st Annual Communicator Awards. The Foundation received this prestigious award in the Print not-for-profit category for the Annual Report 2013-14, and in the Video not-for-profit category for the film ‘The Possibilities’.



Akshaya Patra won Gold at the at the PRCI Global Communication Conclave 2014 in the Annual Reports category conducted at Mumbai in February 2014. Read More



Akshaya Patra won the LACP Gold Award in the annual report category at the League of American Communications Professionals LLC) 2013/14 Vision Awards. Akshaya Patra was ranked 26 amongst the top 50 annual reports worldwide.Read More



Akshaya Patra was awarded Platinum in the AVA Digital Awards 2015 for its short film ‘The Possibilities’.Read More



Akshaya Patra won the SAFA (South Asian Federation of Accountants) Awards in December, 2013 for the Best Presented Annual Report Awards 2013. Akshaya Patra is now a five time winner of the SAFA Awards.Read More




The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII-Jubilant Bhartia Food & Agriculture Centre of Excellence) has conferred The Akshaya Patra Foundation with the CII National Award for Food Safety 2013.Read More