Overview of Mano a Mano Programs

Learn more about Mano a Mano – why we started, our programs, why we work in rural Bolivia, how we work (very important for us) – and learn how you can be a part and make a difference. We handed this presentation out to all attendees of our 20th Anniversary Celebration in April; here it […]

Boston Scientific Volunteering with Mano a Mano

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66 Emergency Air Rescues in July

66 Emergency Air Rescues in July Mano a Mano’s aviation program transported 66 Bolivians to emergency care in the month of July. Emergency Flight to Oromomo for a Premature Birth One of the 66 people flown to emergency care last month was an 18-year-old woman with a premature baby. Because we have the Navajo airplane […]

Presentation from June Teacher Training Trip to Bolivia

In June 2014, seven teachers from Minnesota traveled to Bolivia as part of a teacher training & education project in Arani, Bolivia. This was the second year of this trip; in June 2013 nine teachers from Minnesota participated in the pilot project. Presentation from June Teacher Training Trip to Bolivia Debbie, one of the teachers […]

Teacher Conference, Agriculture Fair in El Palmar, Bolivia

Mano a Mano has been working on a large road project in El Palmar, Bolivia for years, which is now operational (we are still working on a few small elements, but the road is basically complete). Every project is a huge collaborative effort; read more about our partnership model here. In the past month there […]

Work Continues on Wirkini Water Project

Work continues on Mano a Mano’s current large water reservoir project in Wirkini, Bolivia. Wirkini Construction Photos From Early August 2014 Wirkini Water Project Overview Construction began in May 2014 and is hoped to be completed around the end of the year. Wirkini is a small community located in the Province of Tiraque, Department of Cochabamba, […]

Putting Donated Traction Equipment to Use in Bolivia

Putting Donated Traction Equipment to Use in Bolivia In Mano a Mano’s last shipment of donated supplies from Minnesota to Bolivia in January, we included some traction equipment that had been donated by Avera McKennan Hospital in South Dakota. The shipment arrived in Cochabamba, Bolivia earlier this summer (shipments take a long time to work […]

Distributing Food and Supplies in Jironkota

Distributing Food and Supplies in Jironkota In July, Mano a Mano collaborated with Zakat Foundation of America (ZF) to distribute more than 50 pounds of food and supplies each to 106 families in the community of Jironkota in Bolivia. Mano a Mano supplemented the food packages whose purchase was funded by ZF with peanut butter and donated […]

Watch the Bolivian Documentary ‘Death Before Slavery’ at Mano a Mano

Watch the Bolivian Documentary ‘Death Before Slavery’ at Mano a Mano Let’s get together and talk more about the beautiful country where Mano a Mano works. WHEN: Wednesday, August 27, from 6-8p WHERE: Mano a Mano, 925 Pierce Butler Route, St. Paul, MN 55104 WHAT: Watch the Bolivian Documentary ‘Death Before Slavery’ Join us in watching […]

Making a Difference in Rural Bolivia

“There are very few organizations that go to the communities that are far away [from the cities]. Thanks to Mano a Mano this has been broken, and Mano a Mano has dedicated itself to support these communities that are the most poor. For that reason we are thankful, and obviously we are thankful and we […]