Based in Bengaluru, the NGO is putting all its efforts in providing fresh and nutritious meals (also called mid-day meals) to the children pursuing education in the Government/Govt. aided schools. Established in the year 2000, Akshaya Patra Foundation started with feeding 1500 children to over 1.8 million children in 2019. Partnered with the Government, this organization (Nonprofitable) has become world’s largest Mid-Day Meal Programme serving food to 1.8 million children from 16,856 schools across 12 States in India.
America India Foundation
AIF is a collective effort by the two largest democracies in the world (USA & India) to create a philanthropy platform which was built to provide a trusted bridge for meaningful participation in India’s democratic and economic growth for both Americans and Indians. AIF has indulged with many philanthropists, NGOs and Govt. agencies to create an impact over the decade. Focusing on creating countless opportunities for the less fortunate, AIF has impacted 4.6 million Indian lives with a vision for these people to live successful and productive lives.
Established in 1995, Pratham is one of the biggest Non-Governmental Organization focusing on improving the quality of education in India. Their innovative approach to the teaching has impacted the quality of education enormously. Started operations from the famous slum of Mumbai, Pratham has now extended immensely across the 22 states of India. Working directly with the students and the Government, Pratham has impacted millions of children.
Ekal Vidyalaya is a Movement to develop and uplift the rural & tribal population of India and Nepal. The main initiative is to run one-teacher schools (Ekal Vidyalayas) across the remotest rural & tribal villages. Ekal movement is focused in taking a holistic approach of social and economic development to the tribal and rural India and Nepal. Collaborating with numerous trusts and non-profitable organizations, Ekal has become biggest the largest grassroots level non-governmental education & development movement that operates in remote villages of India and Nepal.
Museum of Fine Art
Founded in 1870, the Museum of Fine Arts, which has long served as a place of meeting and exchange among different nations. Opened its doors on July 4, 1876 with 5600 work of arts, MFA now is one of the most comprehensive art museums in the world with the collection of nearly 500000 works of art. Showcasing art from ancient Egyptian to contemporary art.
Peabody Essex Museum
Established in 1799, Peabody Essex Museum is the oldest continuously operating museum in the United States. It holds a major collection of Asian art in the United States. The beauty of PEM is it lets the visitors to experience art in their own ways, where they gain insights about us and the cultures through special exhibitions, weekend festivals and family art-making programs.
Girl Rising is an organization which ensures that girls around the world are educated and empowered. Girl Rising works with local partners by providing customized tools and curricula to build confidence and agency in girls and to change attitudes and social norms so that entire communities stand up for girls and against gender discrimination.
Established in 2013, Arts Mandalay has provided stage to the Myanmar artists to show their unique culture treasures to the world. Arts Mandalay approach is to preserve the local Myanmar’s art culture where all the govt. supported art schools and cultural activities being driven to a halt because of popularity of the westernized entertainment. Mandalay artists and Art Mandalay founders regrouped to reopen the Mintha Theater. It began as a pilot project, now has blossomed into an organization to help preserve the authentic artistry of Burmese performers.