The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Arequipa (CCIA) is a non-profit organization that seeks to strengthen the entrepreneurial activity in Arequipa and the South of Peru.
During a surge of of Covid-19 cases in Arequipa, the CCIA organized a campaign in August 2020 to support people infected with the coronavirus, reduce infections and protect health personnel. Help Peru contributed by providing personal protective equipment (PPE) to health centers and food baskets for 2 weeks to families in quarantine. It is estimated that Help Peru’s aid reached some 6,000 people.
Learn more about the CCIA at www.camara-arequipa.org.pe.