The Avela #TogetherToSponsor Project allows you to sponsor a burn survivor and their family to receive the crucial psychological support required to prepare them for the future. Families suffer as much as the burn survivor and they all need support.


First Global sponsored the Helicopter trip for burn survivors and their families for a an incredible once in a life time opportunity to see our beautiful Cape Town from up high.

“I was touched by the courage and inner joy of the two young burn survivors. They are a true inspiration to me. Proud to be associated with the Avela Foundation”.


68% of South African children younger than 14 years have experienced scalding burn injuries.