Your Blog Can Help Feed 50 Children — Akshaya Patra

Akshaya Patra is a foundation for midday meal program. It is a Non-Governmental Organization in India. It runs the worldโ€™s largest NGO midday meal program for underprivileged school children.

Akshaya Patra and IndiBlogger

What started in Bangalore 10 years ago as a pilot programme has now expanded to 18 locations across 8 states in India to feed over 1.2 million children today. For ten years Akshaya Patra has worked to provide underprivileged children in India with freshly cooked, nutritious food. Their mission now is to serve 5 million (50 lakh) children by 2020.


How To Make Your Blog Feed 50 Children

  • Become a member of IndiBlogger, if you haven’t.
  • Blog about Akshaya Patra cause and urge your readers to support it. Give them the link to make a donation online.
  • Then Submit your post on IndiVine.
  • For every valid blog post, Akshaya Patra will be able to feed 50 children.

YOU can make a difference. All you need to do is click and donate. A contribution of just Rs. 525 (projected cost) will help them feed a child for a year. This one meal will give that child much needed nutrition and energy. It will also transform its life. You can donate online through Credit/Debit cards, Wire transfer, and Internet banking.

Akshaya Patra — Online Donations [Link Here]

Attended UniverCell IndiBlogger Meet @ Chennai (20th March 2010)

IndiBlogger20th March 2010 was an important day in my blogging life. One way or another, you would have probably already heard about IndiBlogger, a Network of Indian blogs and bloggers.

This meet was conducted by them and sponsored by Univercell. This IndiBlogger Meet was tour de force. It was held at GRT Convention Center.

We really had a great time there! I and my friends had lunch at a nearby hotel and went to the blogger’s meet around 2:15 P.M. and we were the first to enter! ๐Ÿ˜€

We brought our college’s name on the screen by Blogging Tactics! ๐Ÿ˜›

IndiBlogger Chennai Meet 2010
Check Our College's Name SMK Fomra On Screen!
It was a great day/night. I went there along with my blogging friends namely Narendran Murugan, Rizwan Hameed, Sandeep Singh, Ram Kumar and Rathnakumar.

It was a great pleasure to meet @Pro Vamsi and @Ram Kumar there.

First we had a welcome message from the sponsor i.e., Univercell. ย Then we had 30 seconds of fame, which was a memorable one for us and that forced/prompted the IndiBlogger team to put our college’s name on the main projector! ๐Ÿ˜† You can check the Tweet status here.

With IndiBlogger Renie
Group Photo With IndiBlogger Moderator @Renie

Then we had a debate/speech on Traditional Media and Blogging. Many Journalists and Bloggers joined this and our chief guest for this was a blogger from Zee Tamil. He told @shilparathnam to converse in Tamil when she asked a Question in English, LOL. Shilpa was managing this section. A guy from the audience was bending our ears!

And at the end we had Mingling session and high tea. I hate tea! LOL! So I spend my time on Sandwiches and Ice Creams! ๐Ÿ˜› Then Univercell announced that they are hiring bloggers for their Official Blog and they conducted some sort of contest, am not sure about it.

I got a medium size IndiBlogger T-shirt, a sweet gift from the team to all the attendees. Really got good experience and met several new bloggers at this meet.

For Students : Why Students Should Start A Blog

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p class=”note”>If you have attended this meet, then please enter your Twitter handle (username) on the comment form while commenting! ๐Ÿ˜‰