First Half of 2015 – 7 Things We’ve Done So Far

First Half of 2015 - 7 Things We’ve Done So Far 2015 is flying by! With half of the year gone, we wanted to share a few notes and updates of what we have been doing this year, thanks to you, our generous supporters. Here are 7 projects that we have done so far in 2015; […]

Visiting a Few Mano a Mano Projects

Visiting a Few Mano a Mano Projects Mano a Mano co-founder Segundo Velasquez is currently in Bolivia, where in a few days he will be joined by nine Minnesota teachers, who will be hosting a professional development workshop for rural teachers in Arani, Bolivia in collaboration with Mano a Mano. This is the third consecutive year […]

Anxiety Disorders Conference Today at San Simon University

Anxiety Disorders Conference Today at San Simon University Dr. Victor Hugo Ortuno, who visited Mano a Mano in Minnesota from Bolivia last month, made the contacts and arrangements for Dr. Galen Stahle to be a guest lecturer at the public university in Cochabamba. Dr. Ortuno prepared this flyer for the conference, which is free of […]

Almost a Decade at Mano a Mano (and Why I’m Still Here)

Almost a Decade at Mano a Mano… In just a few short months, I’ll be hitting my 10-year anniversary of working at Mano a Mano. It has defintely felt like a long time since my initial job interview in November 2005, which was for a part-time, Administrative Assistant position, and was my first interview after […]

Gaining Ground Book Won First Place at MIPA Book Awards

Gaining Ground Book Won First Place at MIPA Book Awards Gaining Ground, Mano a Mano’s book published in 2014, recently won first place in the Inspirational Book category at the Midwest Independent Publishers Association (MIPA) Midwest Book Awards in May 2015. Our co-founders Joan and Segundo Velasquez, and our Bolivian visitors who were in town, attended the awards ceremony, […]