About Us

Who we are

Chiraj is a nonprofit organization based in New York USA.

The goal of Chiraj is to help the most vulnerable amongst us irrespective of color, sex, religion, gender.

Our focus projects are:

  1. Current Projects
    • Mask Up Earth
    • Vaccination Drive
    • Vaccination Education
    • Zika Virus Mothers & Kids Zika
    • Refugee Assistance: Lebanon
  2. Completed Projects
    • Holiday Giving
    • Acute COVID-19 Hospital
    • Public Health Centers
    • Feminine Hygiene
    • Refugee Assistance: Europe
    • Weather and Climate Disaster: Texas 2021
About Us

Our Founder

Dr. Rajeev Fernando is a board-certified infectious disease doctor contracted with FEMA on
COVID-19 missions across the United States

Dr. Fernando is currently a fellow of Disaster Medicine at BIDMC, Harvard Medical School.
He has been recognized as one of “America’s Top Doctors in New York” for the specialty of
Infectious Disease since 2014.

He is fellowship trained in infectious diseases at Dartmouth / Hitchcock.

He has worked and served with:

  • Doctor without Borders (Médecins Sans Frontières) – Mission Darfur
  • Governmental Agencies
  • Director of Infectious Disease at Stony Brook University/Southampton
  • Global infectious diseases hot spots for Zika, Ebola and COVID-19

Rajeev has been a frequent contributor in both print and broadcast media like BBC, Bloomberg,

MSNBC, Yahoo News, Prevention.com, What to Expect, NY Post, etc.

In addition, Dr. Fernando is a fashion designer and documentary filmmaker.

Board Of Directors

Dr. Rajeev Fernando

Chief Executive Officer

Board-certified infectious disease doctor. Recognized as one of “America’s Top Doctors in New York”.

Sriram Daita

Vice President

MBA from Rutgers University. Vice President DGA Energy USA and Ramoworld USA. Associated with Hindu High School Society India that manages and runs educational institutions in India.

Meredith P Miller

Board Member

Registered Nurse at UPenn. Served in Peace Corps Zambia. Worked with entomology research team at the National Malaria Control Center working with the Government of Zambia

Amy Murro

Vice President

Applied Economics and Management from Cornell University. Extensive experience with a variety of clients in the financial industry and with small businesses and nonprofits.

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What People
Say About Us

On Mon, Oct 19, 2020 at 5:13 PM gwen allen-carston <gallencarston@gmail.com> wrote: KBAC, Kent Black Action Commission, is honored and humbled to partner with Chiraj Charity, and provide another option of safety and protection, during the COVID19 pandemic, for our community members in Kent, Washington. KBAC has, since 2011, always put the needs and concerns of the people at the top of our support list, and we strive to serve in whatever way we can. Chiraj Charity has helped us accomplish this...we are blessed. Thank you CHIRAJ CHARITY! ...
Gwen Allen-Carston , Executive Director

October 28. 2020

Team Chiraj Southampton. NY USA

Dear Friends.

A huge THANK YOU to you and everyone at Team Chiraj for your donation of 100 designer masks, to the Idaho Ronald McDonald House! During the past 7 months our organization has continued to serve families in need. Your donation helps our families’ feel safe and secure, during their stay , in the midst of the COVID-19 ... 

Mike Krause , Director of Operations

From: Sigmon, Jessie <jsigmon@naacpnet.org>

Sent: Monday, September 28, 2020 10:51 AM

To: Amy Murro

Cc: Rajeev Fernando; Sriram Daita

Subject: Re: Another Chiraj Mask Donation Mask Up Earth Campaign

Good morning Amy,
Thank you so much for the second round of mask, it is gratifying to know that  ...

December 2, 2020 Chiraj by Dr. Rajeev Fernando Email: amurro.chiraj@gmail.com Dear Friends, On behalf of die entire staff and clients at Family Resale we would like to thank you for pour thoughtfulness, kindness, and generosity. Your support ensures victims of domestic violence and their children to flourish in their new, violence-flee lives.Please know that your donation of 100 Chiraj "Love" masks were greatly appreciated1 We commend you for your generous spirit Thank you again.
Joyce M Coffee, CEO / Executive Director
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