Platinum win at Lean Six Sigma Awards
The Gujarat team received the Platinum award in the first category of the 3rd Annual Convention and Competition of Lean Six Sigma. Akshaya Patra was the first and only NGO to take part in the session, and came ahead of about 40 case studies presented by leading manufacturing companies. The theme was 'Lean Six Sigma for Global Competitiveness', and Akshaya Patra's project which was implemented in Surat saw the reduction of cooking gas cost by ten per cent, and streamlining of processes like raw material flow to the machine, optimisation of baking temperature, and machine speed.
Read more about the award here.
Akshaya Patra’s first centralised tribal kitchen in Telangana to serve meals to 30,000 children
The kitchen will provide mid-day meals to over 30,000 Government school children