Raj Fernando Talks Nonprofit Donations in Crain’s Interview

In August, I did an interview with Crain’s Chicago Business to talk about donations to nonprofits ChopperĀ Trading has made over the past year.In addition to organizations like Paws and Cedars-Sanai Hospital we donate to natural disaster relief efforts and match employees’ donations. Below is a list of organizations that Chopper Trading donates to:

Total giving, 2010-11: $1.7 million
Major gifts: Clinton Bush Haiti Fund ($100,000), Cedars-Sinai hospital, Los Angeles ($100,000), Paws Chicago ($110,000)
Smaller contributions and employee matching gifts: $1.3 million
2012 major gifts to date: Steppenwolf Theatre Company ($50,000), Illinois Holocaust Museum ($15,000)

Raj Fernando with Chopper and Scout

Raj Fernando with Chopper and Scout

Read the full interview with Raj Fernando on Crain’s Chicago Business website.

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