Why You Should Attend Festival Bolivia 2015 Next Saturday

Why You Should Attend Festival Bolivia 2015 Next Saturday April 29th is the deadline to RSVP;  if you plan on attending please respond ASAP! (We will accept RSVPs later than that if needed, but the sooner you can respond the better.) You can BUY TICKETS HERE. Join us for Mano a Mano’s 6th annual event on […]

Volunteer Opportunities in May 2015

Volunteer Opportunities in May 2015 In May, we currently have 4 volunteer opportunities scheduled on Tuesday evenings and Saturday mornings; you are welcome to stop by Mano a Mano (925 Pierce Butler Route, St. Paul, MN 55104) to volunteer if you’re interested, no RSVP needed: Sup and Sort, Tuesdays, 5-8pm. (The Tuesday Soup and Sort name is being changed […]

New School in Challacota

New School in Challacota With funds raised at Mano a Mano’s 20th Anniversary Celebration in April 2014, Mano a Mano recently completed a school project in Challacota, Bolivia! The new Challacota school is a smaller project – it has 1 fully-equipped classroom, 2 new showers, renovated bathrooms, and 1 teacher housing module (which has housing for […]

Happy Earth Day 2015!

Happy Earth Day 2015! Mano a Mano’s surplus program – our first program and what got us started in 1994 – has collected and shipped 3.5 million pounds of supplies from Minnesota to Bolivia! The vast majority of these supplies would have ended up in Minnesota landfills; instead they have made a big difference in […]

Mano a Mano is Hiring!

Mano a Mano is Hiring! We are  accepting applications for a full-time Office Manager at our St. Paul office/warehouse. Primary job responsibilities include managing and improving day-to-day office processes; managing the Mano a Mano building, property, and vehicles; supporting fundraising efforts; and supporting the medical surplus donation program. As a small nonprofit, other tasks will come […]

Mano a Mano’s 151st Clinic Dedicated in March

Mano a Mano’s 151st Clinic Dedicated in March, in Honor of Mano a Mano’s Co-Founders On March 21, 2015 Mano a Mano’s 151st clinic was dedicated! The base funding for this clinic came from Joseph and Charlotte Blitt, who dedicated this project to our co-founders Joan and Segundo Velasquez. The dedication ceremony was going to be attended by […]

Email from a Recent Traveler About Her Bolivia Trip

Email from a Recent Traveler About Her Bolivia Trip In the month of March, almost 40 people traveled to Bolivia with Mano a Mano, just one of the many things we had going on that made for an extremely busy month! Below is an email we received recently from Yvonne Cheek, one of the travelers last […]

Buy Mano a Mano Crafts at the World Jubilee Fair Trade Market this Saturday

Buy Mano a Mano Crafts at the World Jubilee Fair Trade Market this Saturday The World Jubilee is hosting their Fair Trade Market this Saturday, April 11, from 9a-4p, and Mano a Mano is hosting a booth and selling Bolivian crafts. The Market takes place at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church – 700 S. Snelling Ave, […]

Center for Ecological Agriculture Pictures

Center for Ecological Agriculture Pictures Over the past year, Mano a Mano’s Center for Ecological Agriculture )CEA) has really started to take shape; and it will be the focus project of our upcoming Festival Bolivia 2015 event (Saturday, May 9th – tickets and more information available here). CLICK HERE to check out a few pictures from […]