Nutrition

The comprehensive Nutrition programme of Ek Tara was introduced in 2013 to counter the problem of poor nutrition in children, addressing the classroom hunger and to check and reduce the dropout rate. Ek Tara runs a fully functional kitchen from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm six days a week. Either Breakfast or mid day snacks is served to all the students who spend less than 5 hours a day. Ek Tara follows a seasonal menu plan to give a variety to taste and preference.

The total number of children enrolled under Hot Lunch is 430 and Breakfast / Mid day snacks is 800.

With the help of empanelled Nutritionist Ek Tara intervenes, understands and resolves nutritional problems in community households and implement check mechanism through participatory workshops with the parents. Annual Fete is organised by Ek Tara which is entirely planned and managed by the children .

Ek Tara

31/1 Topsia Road (South)
Kolkata 700046 | India
+91 81006 53335
info@ektara.org.in