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Only by eradicating hunger we can give them a healthy life

Chennai Food Bank is working for a hunger free world and has served 40 million + meals to the needy since 1993.

A simple mission: Nobody in this world should go to bed with an empty stomach. Chronic hunger and malnutrition is the worst tribulation that still plagues millions of households in India. Even after 74 years of Independence, India remains home to nearly a quarter of the worlds chronically undernourished population.

Chennai Food Bank program is a small step in the uphill task of eradicating the menace. A simple and effective mechanism that aims at turning small drops of compassion into an ocean of benevolence.


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Working For A Hunger Free World

Education is the only ladder for these rural children to climb out of poverty. Isha Vidhya creates a bright future for 7158 rural children in its 9 rural schools.

Our Mission

Our Mission

Chennai Food Bank program is a small step in the uphill task of eradicating the menace of hunger.


Nobody should go to be hungry. 2 meals a day is something everyone deserves in this world.
Our Story

Our Story

What started as a service through fellowship movement in 1993 has now turned into a large NGO serving 40 million + meals to the needy.
charity Program

Join The Cause Of Hunger Free World

Join the bigger cause of donating for 2 meals a day for the needy through any of our schemes which benefit the institutions housing the lesser privileged.

ADOPT A CHILDAdopt a Child by supporting 2 meals a day for achild for the entire year
ADOPT AN INSTITUTIONAdopt an Institution for the year by supporting food grains for the entire year for the needy inmates

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    Why Chennai Food Bank

    Donor Benefits

    All donations made to RYA Madras Metro Trust - Chennai Food Bank are exempt u/s 80G of Indian Income Tax Act.

    Supporting genuine & need institutions

    We reach out to the real needy and deserving institutions and support them for the entire year, giving them a security for food for the inmates.

    Stringent checks & processes

    We are an ISO certified organisation with stringent process and checks and ensure every rupee is spent for the cause - a hunger free world. Stringent process for onboarding institutions and monthly audits ensure the institutions do not misuse the food grains in any way and the needy inmates are benefited.

    Wide network of institutions

    We have a wide network of institutions whom we support annually. We support over 100+ needy institutions every year.

    Own office & distribution centre

    RYA Madras Metro Trust has its owned office premise and distribution centre apart from vehicles for collection & distribution across Chennai.