Submitted by IFBN on 4 May 2017 - 6:50pm
IFBN helps corporates to prioritize food security and nutrition and to use the resources earmarked for CSR initiatives to fund nutritious meals to children in schools.
Yum! India as part of its corporate social responsibility initiatives, has associated with IFBN to provide daily meals to underprivileged children under the campaign carried out by Yum’s brand KFC in the name ‘Add HOPE’.
Submitted by IFBN on 29 October 2016 - 11:50am
Millions of children go hungry everyday in India. We at India FoodBanking Network have taken a pledge to alleviate hunger and support feeding programs across the country. Our Corporate partners and hundreds of NGOs are supporting us to serve meals at schools for underprivileged, orphanages, old age homes, hospitals, etc.
Submitted by IFBN on 14 May 2016 - 2:24pm
KFC India announced the launch of add HOPE, a program that aims to fight hunger in the country with the launch, KFC hopes to create awareness and raise funds to provide meals to India's underprivileged children through World Food Program (WFP), Akshaya Patra Foundation and India FoodBanking Network (IFBN).
Together with these organizations, KFC aims to provide 20 million meals to underprivileged children by 2020.
Submitted by IFBN on 26 November 2015 - 10:24am
IFBN partnered with Kellogg's India to provide healthy breakfast cereals and milk in single packs to 9,308 children daily in 4 cities - Delhi-NCR, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Bangalore. This amounts to about 4.5 lakhs healthy breakfasts served to children. A daily in-school nutritious breakfast provided to the students provided vital nourishment, helped keep children in school and improved concentration and learning outcomes.
Submitted by IFBN on 26 August 2015 - 9:10pm
CII-Food and Agriculture Centre of Excellence in partnership with Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) organized a National Consultation on Nutrition – Business Models for Securing Nutritional Outcomes on 25th August in New Delhi. This is the first consultation of the CII-FACE National Nutrition Initiative -Swasth Bharat Sashakt Bharat.
Submitted by IFBN on 9 August 2015 - 11:18am
When India gained independence from the British in 1947, it was still reeling from the impact of the 1943 Bengal famine that left 3-4 million people dead. The new leaders of our country were determined to make the fight against hunger a priority. Yet, according to the UN, India is still home to a quarter of the world’s undernourished population today. The struggle against hunger continues. And among those fighting to give us independence from this scourge are these 5 men and women, who we honour this Independence Day.
Submitted by IFBN on 28 July 2015 - 11:37pm
We will be remembered only if we give to our younger generation a prosperous and safe India, resulting out of economic prosperity coupled with civilizational heritage.
Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam
Submitted by IFBN on 21 April 2015 - 10:02am
India Food Banking Network in collaboration with Sodexo conducted a food drive in three cities – Delhi-NCR, Chennai and Bangalore under Sodexo's Global Servathon initiative. The Food Drive took place at 55 sites of Sodexo at Ghaziabad & Noida, Bangalore and Chennai.
Submitted by IFBN on 18 December 2014 - 11:10pm
CSR Mandate magazine published by Forum for Community Development, an initiative of New Media which has been lauded by PM of India and the CM of Gujarat for its "meaningful" and "well thought out' Issues. Its current issue on Alleviating Poverty & Malnutrition carries interesting articles on India Food Banking Network.
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Submitted by IFBN on 17 December 2014 - 11:35pm
India Food Banking Network in collaboration with Rotary Club of Bombay Sea Coast collected and distributed 3510 packs of high quality cakes from Britannia just before Christmas to 3500 children in three BMC schools in Mumbai.