Pena Colorada School is Complete

Pena Colorada School is Now Complete With funds raised through the Nino a Nino Project, Mano a Mano recently completed a large school project in Pena Colorada, Bolivia! The new Pena Colorada school is a 2-story building with 10 fully-furnished classrooms, community bathrooms (with 2 showers and 6 bathrooms), and 2 laundry stations. It was […]

Volunteer Opportunities in February

Volunteer Opportunities in February Mano a Mano currently has 6 volunteer opportunities scheduled for February 2015: Tuesday – Soup and Sort – Soup and Sort from 05:00 – 08:00p. From 05:00- 06:00 is time to gather for a bowl of soup and 06:00-08:00 for sorting donated supplies for shipment to Bolivia. February 3 February 10 […]

Esmeralda School is Complete

Esmeralda School is Now Complete With funds raised at Mano a Mano’s 20th Anniversary Celebration in April 2014, Mano a Mano recently completed a large school project in Esmeralda, Bolivia! The new Esmeralda school is a 2-story building with 10 fully-furnished classrooms, community bathrooms (with 2 showers and 6 bathrooms), and 2 laundry stations. It was […]

8th International Acute Care Conference Coming Up in March

8th International Acute Care Conference Coming Up in March 2015 Mano a Mano’s 8th International Acute Care Conference is coming up soon! This year’s conference will take place March 17-19 in Cochabamba, Bolivia. These health education conferences for Bolivian medical professionals are a collaboration between our counterpart organization Mano a Mano Bolivia and Medical Educators […]

Mano a Mano Interview on WBEZ Worldview Radio

This afternoon Mano a Mano co-founder Segundo Velasquez was interviewed by WBEZ Worldview for its Global Activism segment. You can listen to the interview on SoundCloud (the Mano a Mano portion starts at the 30:00 minute mark; HERE is the link on the Soundcloud site): Mano a Mano Interview on WBEZ Worldview Radio

Wirkini Water Project Update – January 2015

Wirkini Water Project Update – January 2015 Work continues on Mano a Mano’s water reservoir project in Wirkini, Bolivia. These are a few photos of the project over the past month. This is the rainy season in Bolivia, which slows down construction, but we continue to make progress. For more information about the project click […]

New Clinic in Jihuacuta, Bolivia Almost Complete

New Clinic in Jihuacuta, Bolivia Almost Complete Mano a Mano has a number of school and clinic projects currently underway in Bolivia (including 2 new schools that were finished recently; more on those projects soon!). One of thes projects is a  new clinic in Jihuacuta, a community of 1,370 in the department of La Paz. […]

First Emergency Flights of 2015

We just got a note from our staff at Mano a Mano Aviation about the first emergency flights of the new year. Mano a Mano has 2 single-engine planes and 2 twin-engine planes that provide air transport throughout Bolivia for: emergency air rescues flights for volunteer medical professionals for weekend health clinics flying Mano a […]

Thanks William Mitchell Students!

Today we received the final projects from students at William Mitchell College of Law, as part of a Fall Semester 2014 course for upper-level law students to do legal research on behalf of a nonprofit client – Mano a Mano. We have benefited from this course for a number of years now, and we are […]