Other partnerships

IFBN and Bigbasket spread happiness this Diwali

IFBN partnered with Bigbasket to provide a platform to the customers of Bigbasket to donate food and spread happiness this Diwali in a collaborative Action against Hunger. The customers responded enthusiastically and donated combo packs of good quality wheat Flour Atta and cooking oil. IFBN connected the donated ingredients to support families and individuals in need in 3 cities – Hyderabad, Noida and Mumbai. This helped to reduce some financial pressure on those families and while some had a good meal others could also celebrate Diwali bringing great joy to their children.

IFBN - Rotary India Literacy Mission, Serving 1 Million Meals to Vulnerable Children

IFBN is serving 1 million meals to children in 11 schools in 4 cities in collaboration with the Rotary India Literacy Mission (RILM) and Rotary Clubs. RILM under its T.E.A.C.H program ensures overall development of out of school children and children in Happy Schools by focusing on teacher support, e-learning, literacy and child development. IFBN brings synergy to this program by taking care of food and nutrition of school children.

IFBN - McVities Kids Culinaire Partnership

IFBN, as a partner to End Hunger, raises awareness for the issue of Hunger at the annual McVities Kids Culinaire events at Delhi and Mumbai. Because "every BITe counts". Hundreds of visitors- children and parents at the event pledge support to end hunger.

#FeedASmile at schools for underprivileged with dineout and Chef Kunal Kapur

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.

CII-Face Swasth Bharat Sashakt Bharat “Business Models for Securing Nutritional Outcomes”

CII FACE launched the CII Resource Centre : Business4Nutrition, which is a path breaking initiative and the maiden CII foray in the area of nutrition, under Food Safety.

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.


Food-A-Thon in Delhi and Gurgaon has witnessed an ever growing support from various organizations and individuals joining hands to eliminate hunger. At the culmination ceremony, partner organizations and inspiring individual volunteers who showed astounding participation in the Food-A-thon are recognized.

Launch of Bangalore Food Bank

The Bangalore Food Bank was launched on 16th October 2014. Mr. Shyam Mohan, President & MD of Griffith Laboratories Inc., India and Middle East, Ms. Madhura M Chatrapathy, Trustee Director of ASCENT (Asian Centre for Entrepreneurial Initiatives), Mr. Sanjay Thirumalai, CEO and MD of Grant Thornton, a public accountancy and advisory firm, Mr. Sreeram P. Founder and Director, Business Development for Frontal Rain along with Director Operations Bangalore Food Bank Ms. Meher S Dasondi, ex Head of HAFT of Sophia Polytechnic, Mumbai are leading the Bangalore Food Bank

Launch of Kolkata Food Bank

On 14th July, 2014 Rotary Club of Culcutta Mahanagar established West Bengal's first FoodBank and joined IFBN's vision of eliminating hunger in India.

Launch of Gurgaon Food Bank

Cargill India in partnership with India Food Banking Network supported a Food Bank in Haryana – The Gurgaon FoodBank.
DLF Foundation provided warehouse support to the Delhi and Gurgaon FoodBank.
The Gurgaon FoodBank was launched in Gurgaon on the 11th of November, 2013 to give assistance to the various feeding programmes in Gurgaon and its neighbouring areas.