2 New Clinic Projects Dedicated Last Week

Last week, our counterpart organization Mano a Mano Bolivia dedicated 2 new clinic projects: Guitarrani Clinic Learn more about this project here. San Jacinto Clinic Expansion Learn more about this project here. Partnership Model With these 2 clinics, Mano a Mano has now built 141 clinics – which have had more than 5 million patient […]

Aviation Program Update – 42% Increase Compared to Last Year

Through August of this year, our counterpart organization Mano a Mano Aviation has provided 364 emergency flights for Bolivians from rural areas to city hospitals to receive care, a huge increase from last year when we had flown 256 people through August. In 2012 we provided 395 emergency flights for the entire year. The video […]

Big Volunteer Groups this Week!

Over the past week we have had a huge number of Twin Cities volunteers working with Mano a Mano – more than 200 people since last Saturday! Many people think of Mano a Mano as our work being only in Bolivia, but we  depend heavily on our Minnesota volunteers and supporters to collect, sort, and […]

Bolivian Consulate Office in Minnesota has Closed

We were sad to receive the following note this week from Sra. Gloria de Steine, the Bolivian Consulate in Minnesota: Effective November 15th, the Bolivian Consulate from Minnesota has been closed, definitely. Therefore, you can get in touch with the New York office.   Phone number: 212-687-0530/0531   Thank you   Gloria Steine Mano a Mano […]

Tomorrow is Give to the Max Day!

Tomorrow is Give to the Max Day, an event through GiveMN for Minnesota nonprofits and schools with prizes and gifts available throughout the day (learn more about Give to the Max Day here). Support Mano a Mano on Give to the Max Day We are participating in Give to the Max Day, and we need […]

10,000+ Distributions in 20 Years

We recently passed 10,000 distributions of donated supplies within Bolivia, including 590 so far in 2013! This program depends on our volunteers in both the US and Bolivia, who have spent hundreds of thousands of hours collecting, packing, shipping, and distributing these supplies – thanks to everyone that has helped make this program possible! As […]

Buy Crafts from Mano a Mano at the World Jubilee Sale on Saturday, November 16

The World Jubilee fall sale is coming up this Saturday, and Mano a Mano will be participating alongside other fair trade artisans and organizations and selling crafts from Bolivia. World Jubilee The World Jubilee is a volunteer driven, non-profit organization dedicated to strengthening the economic independence of artisans worldwide. They support grassroots community development efforts […]

Save the Date – Mano a Mano’s 20th Anniversary Celebration is April 12, 2014

Water Reservoir Expansion in Laguna Sulti, Bolivia

We are starting work on an expansion of our agricultural water reservoir project in Laguna Sulti (just outside of Cochabamba), which when complete will: increase the amount of water available, and create a larger distribution system that will allow more families that are out of reach of our current reservoir to irrigate their fields. The […]

Shop at Amazon, Support Mano a Mano

Amazon.com recently launched Amazon Smile.  When you shop at smile.amazon.com, Amazon will donate a percentage of the purchases to your favorite charitable organization. Support Mano a Mano on Amazon Smile Mano a Mano is signed up for the program, just click this link to go to our page on Amazon Smile. There are a few […]