Other partnerships

Food Drive with Times Foundation on World Food Day

TIMES FOUNDATION in association with INDIA FOOD BANKING NETWORK (IFBN) launched - Eat Well, Study Well programme for children studying in schools for underprivileged.
The employees at the group companies participated by donating packaged dry grains such as rice, wheat flour, pulses, biscuits & packaged drinking water in the drop boxes kept at office premises.

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.

Home of Hope gets support from IFBN and Canara Bank

IFBN and Bangalore Food Bank visited "Home of Hope' in Bangalore which is looking after 450 destitute men, women and children. Canara Bank supported the feeding programme at the Home of Hope.


Launch of Noida, Ghaziabad Food Bank

The Ghaziabad and Noida Food Bank (G&NFB) was launched on 20th November 2013 and is being implemented by The Ponty Chadha Foundation. It covers and caters to the Landless and Below Poverty Line (BPL) farmers in the select villages of the districts Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh who have been identified on the basis of well-defined criteria through a process of survey. The Food Bank also benefits orphans, old age people and slum children being taken care off by various NGOs.

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.