The globally active food and beverage company PepsiCo India, along with its philanthropic organization, PepsiCo Foundation, formed a partnership with the Akshaya Patra Foundation to fight against the global pandemic corono virus. Under this partnership, PepsiCo India today Varanasi affected by corono virus Marginal Meal delivery program started to provide more than 4.5 lakh food packets to communities did. Food delivery program MLC Mr. Ashok Dhawan of Uttar Pradesh; Shri Kaushal Raj Sharma, District Magistrate, Varanasi; Mr. Harsha Pal Kapoor – Member Merchant Welfare Board, Uttar Pradesh and Mr. Vaibhav Kapoor, General Secretary, Seva Bharti Flagged off jointly.
Food delivery initiative PepsiCo’s global program #GiveMealsGiveHopeIs a part of, under which Pepsicocovid-19 is committed to delivering more than 10 million meals to communities affected by the outbreak. These meals are renewable in the whole of India The Foundation is being distributed in partnership with the Smile Foundation and the CII Foundation.
District Collector of Varanasi, Shri Kaushal Raj Sharma pointed out that “We appreciate the efforts of PepsiCo India in this difficult time and help in providing food to the needy of our district. Kovid–19 has Marginal Has significantly impacted the livelihoods of the communities and hence such efforts are not only important, but will prove to be very helpful in helping the people. We sincerely thank the company for supporting and we will be happy that more and more companies will learn from PepsiCo India and try to come forward to help in this unprecedented time. “
Of PepsiCo India President, Ahmed Al Sheikh said that “The most important requirement is to provide food to communities affected by the global pandemic coronovirus. PepsiCo India would like to thank all the stakeholders for supporting its initiative which has enabled us to reach the deprived families and communities of Varanasi. We are together in this endeavor and will continue to do our best to serve the nation in this challenging phase. ”
Sudeep Talwar, Chief Marketing Officer, Akshay Patra Foundationsaid that “Kovid”-19 The outbreak has created an unprecedented ground level situation and we are working closely with our donor partners like PepsiCo India and District Administration to help the most affected families. “
PepsiCo India: PepsiCo, which came to India in 1989, has today become one of the largest MNC food and beverage businesses in India. PepsiCo India’s diversified portfolio includes reputed brands such as Pepsi, Ledge, Crunchy, Tropicana 100%, Gatorade and Quaker.
Our vision for PepsiCo’s guidance is to become a global leader in convenience foods and beverages, with a winning objective. “Winning with purpose” reflects our ambition to win the market permanently and to incorporate purpose in all aspects of the business. We believe that the products we sell are constantly improving. Working responsibly to protect our Earth and empower people around the world is the reason that enables PepsiCo to run a successful global company, creating long-term value for society and our shareholders. In 2009, PepsiCo India achieved a significant milestone by becoming the first business in the beverage world to achieve ‘positive water balance’, as verified by Deloitte Tuche Tohmatsu India Private Limited. The company has remained water positive ever since. For more information, please visit the website www.pepsicoindia.co.inSee.
PepsiCo Foundation: PepsiCo’s philanthropic institution, PepsiCo Foundation, was established in 1962. The institute invests in the areas needed for a sustainable food system with a mission to help needy communities. Working with nonprofits and experts from around the world, we focus on reducing hunger, managing water and waste responsibly, and supporting women as champions of nutrition from farm to family. are doing. By collaborating with industry peers, local and international organizations, and our employees, we strive to have a meaningful impact on the places where we live and work, as we work on issues of significant and global importance to us. Want to bring change on a scale. further details www.pepsico.com/sustainability/philanthropySee.
Akshay Patra Foundation: Akshaya Patra Foundation is a non-profit organization headquartered in Bengaluru, India. The Foundation works to provide access to education and nutrition for children from disadvantaged communities. Partnering with the central government and state governments of India, the foundation operates the largest school feeding program in the world, directed by the NGO, which enrolls 1.8 in about 18 thousand government and government aided schools across 13 states in India. Provides mid-day meal to million children. Overall more than 3 billion so far Serve With the food gone, Akshaya Patra is working towards the creation of ‘Nurtured India, Educated India’.