Environmental Workshop in Omereque, Bolivia

Environmental Workshop in Omereque, Bolivia Last week, staff and volunteers from our counterpart organization Mano a Mano Internacional traveled to Huertas, Omereque, Bolivia to provide an environmental workshop to residents. Workshop Topics The workshop focused on easy ways to care for the environment and basic sanitation issues. These workshops are a part of Mano a […]

New Schools and Clinics – 2016

New Schools and Clinics – 2016 In the second half of 2016, Mano a Mano has completed 3 new clinic projects (in Bombeo, Rodeo Bajo, and Copacabana) and 4 new school projects (in Sora Sora, Tunas Pampa, Comun Pampa, and Kichka Muqu) that provide access to health and education for isolated rural Bolivian communities. Each […]

November 28-December 4: Two Kinds of Visits to the CEA

Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Lindsay Emi. Lindsay is a writer and student from Los Angeles, California. She is eighteen years old and a volunteer from Princeton University’s Bridge Year Program in Bolivia. She will spend six months in Cochabamba volunteering with Mano a Mano, and then attend Princeton beginning in the fall of […]

Thank You Video From SAR Bolivia

Thank You Video From SAR Bolivia Bernado Aranibar from SAR Bolivia (Servicio Aereo de Rescate, or Search and Rescue in English) thanks Mark & Christine – 2 US volunteers that provided supplies and equipment to Mano a Mano International in St. Paul, Minnesota, that was then shipped to Bolivia and donated by Mano a Mano […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Libby Arnosti

Volunteer Spotlight: Libby Arnosti Mano a Mano volunteer Libby Arnosti recently talked about what she does with Mano a Mano, why she respects the Mano a Mano model, and what makes the work she does for Mano a Mano meaningful for her. What I Do For Mano a Mano I recently started collecting stories from […]

Wirkini Water Reservoir – Video Interview

Wirkini Water Reservoir – Video Interview Video Credit: William WroblewskiIvo Velasquez from Mano a Mano’s counterpart organization Mano a Mano Nuevo Mundo talks about the impact our newest water reservoir project in Wirkini will have for the communities in the area. We completed our most recent water reservoir project in Wirkini, Bolivia in October 2016. […]

An In-Depth Look at CEA’s On-Site Agricultural Training Workshops

Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Lindsay Emi. Lindsay is a writer and student from Los Angeles, California. She is eighteen years old and a volunteer from Princeton University’s Bridge Year Program in Bolivia. She will spend six months in Cochabamba volunteering with Mano a Mano, and then attend Princeton beginning in the fall of […]

My First Week at the CEA – Lindsay Emi

My First Week at the CEA – Lindsay Emi By Lindsay Emi Hello! My name is Lindsay. I’m eighteen years old and a student from Los Angeles, California. I’m currently taking a gap year with Princeton University’s 2016-2017 Bridge Year Program, a year-long service-learning program that sends thirty-five students abroad to one of five different […]

My Three Months with Mano a Mano – Sam Klein

Editor’s Note: The post below was written by Sam Klein, a volunteer from the US that worked with Mano a Mano Internacional in Bolivia for 3 months, from August-October 2016. Sam is an 18-year-old volunteer from Boston, Massachusetts on his breach year from high school, with plans to pursue a degree in journalism. This is […]

Mano a Mano 2016 in Pictures

Mano a Mano 2016 in Pictures These are a few pictures from Mano a Mano’s recent projects and activities, mostly from May-November 2016. Mano a Mano – 2016 in Pictures from Mano a Mano International Mano a Mano works to create partnerships with impoverished Bolivian communities to improve health and increase economic well-being. We accomplish […]