Sai Prema Foundation

Sai Prema Foundation Fiji is a Non-Government Organisation (NGO) and a registered Charitable Organisation under the Charitable Trust Act of Fiji, founded to serve the poor, underprivileged and needy people of Fiji through Medicare, Educare and Sociocare initiatives.  

The Foundation was officially launched by then Acting Prime Minister of Fiji, Hon. Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum on 19th August 2016. The Foundation is working in association with the Government of Fiji on various initiatives in complementing their projects and policies in fulfilling a need in society.  

The foundation is made up of: 

1. Board of Trustees: Mr. Mahendra Tappoo (Chairman & Founding Trustee), Mrs. Maya Tappoo (Founding Trustee), Mr. Rajendra Kumar & Mr. Kamlesh Tappoo;

2. Foundation Director: Mr. Sumeet Tappoo (Bollywood Singer and global philanthropist); 

3. Executive Committee: Mr. Pratin Lal, Mr. Remal Tappoo & Dr. Krupali Tappoo (Medical Doctor & Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General practitioners); 

4. International Advisory Board: Sadguru Sri Madhusudan Sai (leading a global mission of healthcare, educare and sociocare projects and initiatives), Mr. Isaac Tigrett (Original founder of Hard Rock Café), Mr. Waisale Serevi (Fijian Rugby Legend), Mr. Arvind Thiagarajan (US-based Scientist and Protégé for Late Mr. APJ Abdul Kalam), Dr. C Sreenivas (Chairman of Sri Sathya Sai Health & Education Trust which runs the Sanjeevani Hospitals in India), Mr. B N Narasimha Murthy (Chancellor of Sri Sathya Sai University for Human Excellence) and Dr. David Cornsweet (Clinical Psychologist and Director of the Grumpert Foundation USA). 

5. Foundation Members:

The Foundation has successfully impacted the underprivileged and needy people of Fiji with the following projects: 

Gift of Life
277 Children given free Heart Surgery The Gift of Life is a successful project by Sai Prema Foundation providing free heart surgeries to the underprivileged... more  ^
Health on Wheels
27,000+ individuals have been served with free general and specialist medical services in rural Fiji Sai Prema Foundation’s inaugural project, Health on Wheels, was launched... more  ^
Sai Annapoorna
3,965,700+ meals served through the provision of free grocery & food packs. Sai Prema Foundation Fiji has successfully implemented a national food program by feeding... more  ^
Be a Hero
Over 4,400 pints of blood collected potentially saving over 13,238 lives Sai Prema Foundation’s Be A Hero is a successful blood collection project across the... more  ^
Medical Scholarship Program
Dr. Maryanne Kora’ai was given training in non-invasive Paediatric cardiology at the Sri Sathya Sai Sanjeevani Hospital in Raipur for a period of three months... more  ^
Heart Beat
16,500 children given free heart screening in rural Fiji totally free of cost   Sai Prema Foundation’s Heart Beat is a child Heart Screening initiative... more  ^
Children of God
Children of God is a special project by Sai Prema Foundation Fiji undertaken to look after the basic needs and necessities of orphaned children to... more  ^
Sai Annapoorna For Animals
Sai Prema Foundation’s Sai Annapoorna for Animals is an initiative to ensure residents at the animal shelters are given nutritious meals and do not go... more  ^
Control D
Sai Prema Foundation’s Control D is a diabetes treatment initiative. A UK-qualified Endocrinologist was brought into Fiji to do week-long consultations of patients and provide... more  ^
You Are Not Alone
Sai Prema Foundation’s ‘You Are Not Alone’ is a mental health awareness initiative as well as the provision of specialist consultations by visiting Psychiatrists in... more  ^
Save Mother Earth
Sai Prema Foundation’s ‘Save Mother Earth’ is an online environmental awareness initiative to educate and motivate Fijians to take greater care of the environment through... more  ^
Help In Kind
Sai Prema Foundation’s Help In Kind project is a disaster or need response initiative to help the citizens of Fiji in times of need. Fiji... more  ^
Sai Prema Ashram
The Sai Prema Ashram is located in the beautiful and serene region of Pacific Harbour, a 1-hour drive from Fiji’s capital Suva in Southern Fiji.... more  ^