Happy Birthday to a Very Special Volunteer!

Happy Birthday to a Very Special Volunteer! On July 4, 2011, we celebrate Gloria MacRae’s 85th birthday. Gloria is one of Mano a Mano’s most dedicated volunteers and has been with us since the beginning; she made a $25 donation to Mano a Mano during our first year in 1994 and then, as she says, […]

New Video Highlighting Partnership with Caterpillar Inc.

Mano a Mano International works on a model based on partnership; part of that process is seeking alliances with key corporate partners in the US. The Caterpillar Foundation has become one of those key alliances, and we have been working together for 3 years to help bring solutions to impoverished rural Bolivian communities. In 2007, Mano a Mano […]

Clinic Program Update

As part of our clinic program, Mano a Mano Bolivia keeps extremely detailed statistics for everything they do, from number of patient visits to vaccinations to outcomes in each of our 120 clinics in operation. To give you an idea of what our clinics do, here are some of the numbers for the first 3 […]

Mano a Mano Dedicates its 120th Clinic in Chunavi, Bolivia

Paul Cormier, a mountain guide from New Hampshire, and his team just returned back to the US from their annual climbing expedition in Bolivia. Paul’s trip was more than mountain climbing; two years ago, during one of his climbing trips in Bolivia, Paul heard about Mano a Mano’s work and asked how he could help. […]

Agriculture Fair in Omereque, Bolivia Showcases New Crops

This past weekend the community of Omereque held an Agriculture Fair to showcase the new crops they have been able to grow this year. With water from the 148 atajados (farm ponds) Mano a Mano has built in the Omereque area, farmers planted vegetable and fruit crops that they have never planted before (tomatoes, celery, peppers, squash, […]