Thanks to Everyone Who Volunteered on Saturday

On Saturday Mano a Mano volunteers cleared out our old warehouse that had been our storage facility for almost a decade; we shipped more than 1.5 million pounds of surplus medical supplies to Bolivia out of this location! That’s around 100 40-ft containers filled with supplies and equipment that were distributed to our network of […]

Update on 56-Kilometer Road Project in El Palmar

Mano a Mano has recently been working on a road in the municipality of Culpina, department of Chuquisaca, Bolivia. Current Status The road project  is completed to about kilometer 40 out of a planned 56.6 km. According to Ivo Velasquez, Project Manager for Mano a Mano Nuevo Mundo, the most difficult portions of the road, […]

Volunteers Needed this Saturday- Help Us Clear Out our Old Warehouse

This month Mano a Mano moved into a combined office/warehouse space in St. Paul, MN and out of our co-founders’ home which had been our office for the past 18 years. As part of the move, we have been busy clearing out our old rented warehouse space and consolidating everything at our new location. This […]

Laguna Sulty Water Reservoir is Full

As the rainy season in Bolivia gets into full swing, Mano a Mano’s water projects are beginning to fill with water. Last week Mano a Mano Nuevo Mundo staff flew over our Laguna Sulty water project en route to another project and took aerial photos of the reservoir that is full! The Laguna Sulty reservoir […]

Emergency Air Rescue for Injured Dakar Rally Racer

Last week was the Dakar Rally race, an off-road race which took place this year from Lima, Peru to Santiago, Chile. During the race, driver Leonardo Martinez suffered an accident which resulted in life-threatening injuries. Mano a Mano Apoyo Aereo provided an emergency flight for Leonardo from Lima, Peru to Santa Cruz, Bolivia; below is […]

A Look Back at What We Did in 2012 – Mano a Mano 2012 Annual Report

2012 Annual Report 2012 was a busy year for Mano a Mano! As we begin a new year we wanted to look back at a few of the things that we were able to accomplish with our amazing staff, donors, volunteers, and communities in the US and Bolivia (our financial information is available here): Organized […]