Delivering Food and Supplies to a Community Devastated by Fire

Delivering Food and Supplies to a Community Devastated by Fire Our pilot, Ivo Daniel took these photos of the fire damage and the need in Natividad. A fire started in one of the houses and burned more than half of the houses in town. Nine homes completely destroyed. If the wind had not carried the […]

El Palmar Road Project Being Dedicated this Week

El Palmar Road Project Being Dedicated this Week   Post by Mano a Mano International.  

Ebola Emergency Response Drill in Bolivia

Earlier this month, Mano a Mano’s Navajo airplane participated in an Ebola response practice session, transporting eight simulated Ebola patients from Brazil to Bolivia as part of an emergency response drill. Ebola Emergency Response Drill Mano a Mano co-founder Segundo Velasquez is currently in Bolivia and sent the following note about the drill: It was […]

Today is World Food Day

What is World Food Day? October 16th is World Food Day – a day of action against hunger. (CLICK THIS LINK to learn much more about World Food Day.) 2014 World Food Day Theme: Family Farming: Feeding the World, Caring for the Earth The theme for 2014 is family farming, something that is very important to […]

Pena Colorada School Project

Pena Colorada School Project   Post by Mano a Mano International.  

3M Gives Volunteer Award Ceremony for Mark Petzoldt

On Monday, longtime Mano a Mano volunteer Mark Petzoldt was honored with a 3M Gives Volunteer Award for his work with Mano a Mano – one of 30 3M employees around the world to receive this recognition. We were happy to take part in the event; our Executive Director Dan Narr and co-founder Joan Velasquez […]

Wirkini Water Reservoir Construction – September 2014

14 Pictures from Wirkini Water Reservoir Construction – September 2014 Post by Mano a Mano International. More Information about Wirkini Water Reservoir Wirkini project overview Pictures from May 2014 – Beginning of construction Construction update from mid-May 2014 Pictures frim July 2014 Pictures from August 2014 Overview of impact of Mano a Mano’s water projects […]