The impact we have made over time could not have been possible without the contribution of hundreds of people from all over the world with time, skills, ideas, physical labour and finances. Your kind contributions ensure that the projects we undertake continue on. Chirag is currently trying to raise resources for the following:

Chirag School:

Donations given to Chirag School will be utilized to support the students, 
the teachers as well as the support staff. If you wish to transfer donations
to Chirag School. Here are the bank account details.
- Name of bank: State Bank of India
- Account name: CHIRAG (SCHOOL)
- Account No. 30355450930
- IFSC code: SBIN0002582
Your donations are tax exempted under 80G Indian Income Tax Act. Kindly email
it to us ( your PAN number and address, Our team will
send you 80G tax receipt. Read more about the school here.

Scholarship for Girls:
Donations given towards the Scholarship for girls program will be utilized
to support activities such as tutorials, life skills training, medical checkups
for the girls, workshops with the parents and teachers, and more. Read
more about the Scholarship for girls program here.

Chirag Hospital:

The funds donated to the Hospital will be utilized to meet the cost of treatment
of patients, to buy drugs and other medical material as well as to support our
doctors and support staff. To know more about Chirag Hospital, click here.

Spring Recharge:

Donations that support the spring recharge program will go towards engineering
measures, grass plantation on terraces, staff support and capacity building
activities such as community training. To know more about the Spring Recharge
program click here.


Donations given to this initiative will go mainly towards trees and plants
nursery and plantation activities. A small portion of the donations will go
towards supporting our staff members. To know more about the
Plant a tree initiative, click here.

If you wish to make an electronic transfer or would rather deposit money directly into our account, please write to us at

Alternatively, Cheques may be made out to Central Himalayan Rural Action Group and sent to this address:
Central Himalayan Rural Action Group (CHIRAG)
Village Simayal, P.O. Nathuwakhan
District Nainital 263 158
Uttarakhand. India

Note that a small portion of the donations (around 7%) will go towards administrative expenses.

All donations made in India to Chirag are eligible for benefits under Section 80G of the Income Tax Act subject to existing limits under the Act. Donors in the United States of America can support Chirag programs using the secure online services from Give2Asia.