ProCultura Foundation, is an organization founded in 2010 by Ilonka Csillag and Alberto Larraín, with the conviction that Heritage is a right of people, which enhances identity, self-esteem and the appropriation of tangible and intangible assets. As the central axis for a comprehensive strategy of development and enhancement of the person.
Since then they have convened an interdisciplinary team from different areas to develop projects that include cultural and natural heritage as a tool for sustainable development.
In short, ProCultura seeks to improve the conditions and quality of life of people, using heritage as a social tool. For this, it has offices in different regions of the country and a network of cultural agents that collaborate to achieve its objectives.
Some of the regional headquarters of ProCultura Foundation are in the following communes and regions: Lota, Bío Bío Region, Calle Larga, Valparaíso Region, Tierra Amarilla, Atacama Region, Chaitén, Los Lagos Region, Porvenir, Magallanes Region and Chilean Antarctic.
Nuestra Declaración de Principios
Las personas tienen derecho a:
Tener la mayor autoestima, aprobación social, identidad cultural, desarrollo económico, mejora de la calidad de vida y toda la sociedad somos responsables y agentes promotores para lograrlo.
Sensibilizar la puesta en valor de la identidad cultural.
Preservar el patrimonio, esto es, conservar, restaurar y difundir.