Extreme poverty has always been one of the reasons that inhibits children from going to school and getting an education. The inability of many students to access even one nutritional meal per day severely limit their capacity to concentrate in the classroom and to receive proper education. Addressing the issue Idea Cellular Ltd. in partnership with Akshaya Patra Foundation has taken initiative to enable children to continue education and excel in. Under the initiative mid-day meal is provided to children in schools.
Implementing partner: Akshaya Patra Foundation.
Project Locations: 9 locations: Lucknow, Jaipur, Mysore, Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat, Cuttack, Puri and Bhubaneswar.
Year of Implementation:: 2015-16,2016-17 and 2017-18
Project Outreach:Around 40,000 school children are supported in each year