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Corporación de Ayuda al Niño Quemado.”
Corporation to help the Burned Child

Seven million children in Latin America suffer burn injuries each year due to risks within the home, like the widespread use of open fire for cooking, scalds, and fireworks.

Without immediate and proper attention, many are left with physical and psychological damage they will carry with them in their entire lives.

Founded in 1979 the Corporación de Ayuda al Niño Quemado- COANIQUEM , a nonprofit institutionin Chile has provided physica,psychological, and spiritual support to children free of charge.

More than 120,000 Latin American children have been rehabilitated with 8,000 children treated annually!

Great news!

COANIQUEM BCF has received a grant of $190,000 from the David and Lucille Packard Foundation. Combined with a $10,000 match from a generous donor, we have a $200,000 project to renovate and expand the Casabierta facility at COANIQUEM in Santiago, Chile.

There will be additional rooms for child patients and their parents, more space for international visitors receiving training, and some safety upgrades. Additionally, there will be some enhancements to the entrance and surrounding play area.Download the architectual renderings!
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