2014 Food for Education Benefit
Akshaya Patra USA will be holding the 2014 Food for Education Benefit Event on November 8th. Business, non-profit, government, and philanthropic leaders from around the region are expected to attend and support the organization’s dual mission of addressing childhood hunger and malnutrition and to promote education for underserved children in India.

The keynote speaker for the evening will be Dr. Sheena Iyengar, recognized in 2011 as one of the World’s Top Business Thinker. Dr. Sheena Iyengar is a Professor at Columbia Business School, Recipient of the Endowment Chair, and author of The Art of Choosing. In 2010 and 2012, she was a speaker at the world-renowned TED Talks.

The Akshaya Patra Foundation is one of the largest NGO-run school meal programs in the world and serves over 1.4 million children daily in over 10,661 schools through 24 kitchens in ten states in India.

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