43 Pictures from Festival Bolivia 2016 Event

43 Pictures from Festival Bolivia 2016 Event Here are 43 pictures on Facebook from our 7th annual celebration event on Saturday, April 23rd, 2016.  Thanks to everyone that supported this event – we had a great time, and raised the most funds we have ever raised in an event! Because of the success of the event, […]

Thanks to Everyone Involved With Our Festival Bolivia 2016 Event Last Saturday

Thanks to Everyone Involved With Our Festival Bolivia 2016 Event Last Saturday A huge THANK YOU to everyone that attended our 7th annual ‘Festival Bolivia 2016: Back to Our Roots’ event on Saturday night! We had a lot of fun, and we also raised the most funds ever! More to come in the next few […]

Monday Motivation – Commitment of the Communities

Monday Motivation – Commitment of the Communities It’s very inspiring to see the commitment of the communities we partner with, and how hard they are willing to work to make their projects a reality. None of our projects would be possible without them! This photo was posted on Mano a Mano’s Instagram page. A photo […]

6 Reasons To Attend ‘Back to Our Roots’ Event on April 23rd (Tickets Available Until Tuesday, April 19th)

 6 Reasons To Attend ‘Back to Our Roots’ Event on April 23rd (Tickets Available Until Tuesday, April 19th) Join Mano a Mano on Saturday, April 23rd, 2016 for our 7th annual event ‘Festival Bolivia 2016 – Back to Our Roots: Branching Out to Our MN Neighbors’ at the Earle Brown Heritage Center. Get your tickets […]

Warehouse for Surplus is Complete

Warehouse for Surplus is Complete Mano a Mano volunteer Ray W. is currently in Bolivia, and has been sending updates during his time there. Much of the work over the past few weeks has been dedicated to unloading the 99,000 pounds of supplies that recently arrived in Cochabamba. As of today the warehouse is finished…except […]

‘La Familia: An International Love Story’ Book Release Event on April 23rd

‘La Familia: An International Love Story’ Book Release Event on April 23rd You are welcome to join Mano a Mano for the official book release of La Familia: An International Love Story by Dr. Mary Martin. The book is based on her three years of interviewing and weaving Mano a Mano’s stories into a lovely, inspiring tapestry. La Familia provides a moving […]

Unloading Supplies in Bolivia: Stretchers & Garden Tools

Unloading Supplies in Bolivia: Stretchers & Garden Tools Mano a Mano volunteer Ray W. is currently in Bolivia, and has been sending updates during his time there. He sent this one recently about their efforts unloading 99,000 pounds of surplus supplies that recently arrived from Minnesota: A couple of highlights of the day….   Unloading […]

Sorting 99,000 Pounds of Surplus Supplies for Distribution in Bolivia

Sorting 99,000 Pounds of Surplus Supplies for Distribution in Bolivia In September 2015, Mano a Mano volunteers loaded 99,000 pounds of surplus supplies into four 40-foot containers at our Saint Paul, Minnesota warehouse. The supplies were destined for Bolivia, where we distribute them to Mano a Mano projects, other organizations, and individuals in need. These supplies recently […]

Bolivian Ingenuity

Bolivian Ingenuity Mano a Mano volunteer Ray W. is currently in Bolivia, and has been sending updates about his time there. He sent this one recently about their efforts unloading 99,000 pounds of surplus supplies that recently arrived from Minnesota: Bolivian ingenuity. I continue to underestimate it. So what do you do when you have […]

New Clinic Expansion Project in Omereque

New Clinic Expansion Project in Omereque Mano a Mano recently completed the expansion & improvement of Mano a Mano’s health clinic in Omereque, Bolivia. The new clinic expansion was dedicated on February 12th, 2016. Omereque Clinic Omereque is a community of 6,918 people in the municipality of Omereque, province of Campero, department of Cochabamba, Bolivia. It is […]