Vidya Balan, the ace Bollywood star, is raising funds to feed the poor. The actor joined hands with Akshaya Patra Foundation on April 24th and posted about the same. Here is what Vidya Balan wrote:
I am raising money for The Akshaya Patra Foundation that feeds the needy because it’s heartbreaking to see people go to bed hungry…and if I can do anything to change that, I want to …And I urge you to contribute whatever amount you can because Every penny counts. Thank you for your support. I am sharing information about The Akshaya Patra Foundation below.
The Akshaya Patra Foundation is a non-profit organisation that was founded in Bengaluru, India to fight issues like hunger and malnutrition by implementing the Mid-Day Meal Scheme in the government and government-aided schools. Aiming also to bring children to school, the organization has worked towards reaching more children with wholesome food on every single school day.