The “School Reinsertion program for students in situations of illness,” carried out by the Nuestros Hijos Foundation, offers children with cancer in Santiago de Chile a complete and quality recovery, attended by a multi-discipline team.
The Republic of Chile, a narrow strip of land 4,270 kilometers long and never more than 445 kilometers wide, is located between the Pacific Ocean and the Andes mountain range. The country’s indexes of economic growth, quality of life, human development and GDP rank it among the highest in Latin America. Fundación MAPFRE is a partner on a project in the capital Santiago de Chile and on another in La Pintana.
72 boys, girls and young people up to age 18, participate in the “School Tutoring” project of the Padre Semeria Foundation in which the children receive tutoring with the aim of avoiding school dropout.
The Fundación Nuestros Hijos looks after 100 children with cancer at the Hospital Exequiel González Cortés Hospital in Santiago de Chile. This project offers the patients a complete and quality recovery, attended by a multi-discipline team.
The Padre Semeria Foundation is carrying out the “Tutoring for Children at Social Risk” project in which 65 children receive tutorial classes and new opportunities to avoid failure and school dropout.