The Akshaya Patra Foundation has been awarded with the Chanakya Award for NGO of the Year 2015 by the Press Council of India (PRCI)! This award was bestowed on Akshaya Patra as part of the PRCI Annual Corporate Collateral Awards 2015 at the PRCI 9th Global Communication Conclave 2015.
Besides winning this award The Akshaya Patra Foundation won several others as well. These included Platinum award for the Annual Report 2013-14, Gold for Akshaya Patra’s latest video ‘The Possibilities’, Gold for the Foundation’s Quarterly Newsletter, Silver for its 2015 Calendar, Bronze for undertaking the social media campaign of the year, and even received an Appreciation Award for Corporate Advertisement!
The theme of this year’s Global Communication Conclave was ‘Communicate to Connect’. The Annual Corporate Collateral Awards are handed out each year to honour those who have shown excellence in the field of corporate communications. Last year The Akshaya Patra Foundation received Gold in the Annual Reports category.
The PRCI was created to provide a platform for professionals in the PR, communications and media industries, as well as academicians, to exchange ideas and network with each other. The PRCI has set up headquarters in Bangalore, but also has 25 other wings throughout India.