The Sathya Sai Annapoorna Trust provides a balanced diet, free cooked meals to school-going children from the disadvantaged sections of society. It wo Read morerks in 17 states and 3 union territories. The food is prepared with the help of local vendors to ensure quality and to include familiar food on the menu for the children. It also looks into providing regular health check-ups and clean drinking water. The overall efforts of the Trust have garnered extensive support and positive reviews from the school authority. The programmes of the Trust have led to regular attendance, good health among children and increased attention to their academics. Awards & accolades: Received Rotary Karnataka NGO Awards 2020 (Category- Health, safe drinking water & sanitation) The Duty of Care Summit & Awards 2019 in Shanghai- Won Honorable Mention Regional Winner, Spirit of Humanti Annual Awards 2019 CSR Times Best NGO Award 2019 (Category-Healthcare) CSR Times Best NGO Award 2018 (Category- Eradicating Extreme Hunger) iVolunteer Award 2017, 1st prize in the CSR Contest
School-going children from underprivileged communities are always at risk of malnutrition.
The Trust acts to provide nutritious breakfast to school-going children, in addition to looking into the community's spiritual and emotional requirements.
- Food & Nutrition
The Trust serves 5,00,000 children in more than 6,000 centres across 17 states and 3 union territories of India.
Provides hot-cooked breakfast to school-going children from disadvantaged communities. Every week's breakfast covers almost 20-30% of their weekly nutritional requirement. The Trust taps the local community to procure milk, fresh vegetables & fruits.
The food is first tasted by the volunteers of the organisation before serving it to the children. A regular feedback system between the schools and the organisation is also in place to ensure the maintenance of quality.
It organizes regular dental and health check-ups in the schools and also focuses on the 4D's, namely Defects, Deficiencies, Diseases and Developmental Delays to enable early detection, prevention, education and treatment of ailments.
It also runs SAI Wheels-a mobile health care facility with an aim to focus on regular and timely detection of ailments in order to ensure good health.
Water & Sanitation
While on one hand, it is making efforts to provide nutrition but due to the lack of clean water and sanitation facilities, children fall sick leading to loss of nutrition from their bodies Thus, It has installed RO water plants, bio-sand filters, and other cost-effective equipment.
It has also constructed toilets, provided bins, carried out cleanliness drives, and generated awareness in the school community about personal hygiene.
Trust volunteers are actively involved with schools to encourage holistic education. Academics are liberally combined with activities such as story-telling, group-singing also in equal measure human values such as righteousness, peace, non-violence and love are also taught. After-class sessions are also conducted on subjects like computer skills, spoken English and environment awareness to enable all-round development of children.
Serves breakfast to children on a daily basisYear-wise Metrics
- 2017 22000
- 2018 120000
- 2020 500000
- 2021 500000
Registration IDB/C IV 368 / 2015-16
VO ID / Darpan IDKA/2018/0188406
Sri Sathya Sai Annapoorna Trust “D-305, Sai Sannidhi”, Sathya Sai Grama, P.O. Muddenahalli, Chikkaballapur District, Karnataka, India
West Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi
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