Mano a Mano Events This Week: Volunteering Tonight, Open House on Thursday

Mano a Mano Events This Week: Volunteering Tonight, Open House on Thursday Mano a Mano has two events this week that you are invited to attend. Both events are at Mano a Mano’s office (925 Pierce Butler Route, St. Paul, MN 55104 - click here for a map and contact info). All Mano a Mano events […]

My Speech From Mano a Mano’s Festival Bolivia 2016

My Speech From Mano a Mano’s Festival Bolivia 2016 At Mano a Mano’s event in late April 2016, I talked a little bit about my journey with Mano a Mano – about how I started here more than 10 years ago, and why I’m still here. I wanted to post it here for people that […]

Join Us and Our Bolivian Guests on June 30th for an Open House at Mano a Mano

Join Us and Our Bolivian Guests on June 30th for an Open House at Mano a Mano Please join Mano a Mano for an open house on Thursday, June 30th from 5.30-7pm at our office/warehouse (925 Pierce Butler Route, St. Paul, MN 55104 – click here for a map and contact info). This event is […]

Distributing Wheelchairs in Capinota, Bolivia

Distributing Wheelchairs in Capinota, Bolivia Loading 85,000 Pounds of Supplies to Ship to Bolivia Earlier this month, Mano a Mano volunteers helped load 4 containers with a little over 85,000 pounds of supplies. These supplies will be distributed to Mano a Mano projects, other organizations, and people in need throughout Bolivia.

Wirkini Water Reservoir Filling With Water

Wirkini Water Reservoir Filling With Water Providing Access to Water in Wirkini, Bolivia Work continues on Mano a Mano’s large-scale water reservoir in Wirkini, Bolivia. Wirkini is a small community located in the Province of Tiraque, Department of Cochabamba, and is about 12,700 feet above sea level in the Bolivian Altiplano. The reservoir will provide […]

Volunteer Opportunities & Events in June/July 2016

Volunteer Opportunities & Events in June/July 2016 Over the past week, Mano a Mano volunteers loaded more than 85,000 pounds of supplies onto 4 containers for distribution in Bolivia. We now have a little more space in our warehouse, but the donations keep coming in, and we need volunteers to help sort these supplies in […]

Mano a Mano Volunteers

Mano a Mano Volunteers From left to right: Ray, Mark, and Bob, 3 of Mano a Mano’s most dedicated volunteers, with our co-founder Segundo Velasquez, at the Mano a Mano warehouse over the weekend, working on loading 4 containers with more than 85,000 pounds of supplies. These supplies are now en route to #Bolivia, where […]

Loading Over 85,000 Pounds of Supplies for Distribution in Bolivia

Loading Over 85,000 Pounds of Supplies for Distribution in Bolivia Over the past week, Mano a Mano volunteers have helped load 4 containers with a little over 85,000 pounds of supplies. This includes: Over 1,900 boxes of medical & school supplies 150+ wheelchairs More than 1,600 walkers, canes, and pairs of crutches 41 gaylords (very […]

Mano a Mano Receives 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator

Mano a Mano Receives 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator Charity Navigator unveiled its new rating methodology for nonprofits on June 1st, called CN2.1, and Mano a Mano continues to have a 4-star (out of 4) rating! We have had 3 consecutive 4-star ratings, which only 14% of nonprofits receive. Charity Navigator Link To see Mano […]

Thanks School Supply Sorters, First Container Has Arrived

Thanks School Supply Sorters Thank you to everyone that helped out at Mano a Mano last night sorting donated school supplies! These supplies will be shipped to Bolivia, where they are distributed to Mano a Mano projects and other organizations working with those in need – for example, these 10 boxes of supplies that were […]