Guest Blog, Mission 10 Million Meals

“To stay away from charity for fear of corruption is like staying away from driving for fear of traffic jams.” | Aditya Sahay (Head – Engineering, Sqrrl Fintech)

Let me begin with a confession.  I haven’t been a very charitable person for most of my life. The most common form of giving that I’ve practiced is donating old books, toys, clothes and appliances, where the act was as much driven by the need for spring cleaning than genuinely wanting to help some stranger…

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The unseen children
Mid-Day Meal, Stories of hope, The Akshaya Patra Foundation

The future of the unseen children

Ever since their displacement from Mizoram in 1995, around 29,000 people from the Bru-Reang community have been living in ‘temporary’ relief camps in North Tripura. They suffer myriad issues including poor facilities for education. The Great India Talent School supported by Akshaya Patra was opened in 2017 and provides free education and midday meals to…

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