Helping Children Affected by the Valparaiso Fires

Helping Children Affected by the Valparaiso Fires

fire2The Foundation rapidly mobilized resources to help the children affected by the fire in the hiils of Valparaiso, giving about US$ 2,200 to organizations that were already working in Region V.  The NGO Paicabí focussed its aid to providing clothes, school materials, medicines, and psychological support to children who were moved to shelters after the fire.  For its part, the  Centro Nórdico de Literatura Infantil used contribution to by school supplies for children who had lost them in the fire.

The Foundation also actively aided the Corporación Cultural Chile in its campaign to fund activites of  TECHO Para Valparaíso in reconstructing houses destroyed by the fire.