Exchanging Supplies with HERO Fargo

The Mano a Mano Surplus Program Collecting supplies destined for the landfill and distributing them throughout Bolivia, where we know they can be put to good use, is the program that started Mano a Mano in 1994: Exchanging Supplies with HERO Fargo Working with our staff in Bolivia, we are pretty careful in making sure […]

Thanks Pizza Pack Volunteers!

Thanks Pizza Pack Volunteers! Last night we had an open volunteer time to sort supplies at Mano a Mano; thanks to everyone that helped out! (For a schedule of upcoming events & activities like this one, check out our events calendar here.) From our Volunteer Warehouse Manager Ray: “A shout out this evening to all […]

Work on the Maldonado Water Reservoir Has Started

Work on the Maldonado Water Reservoir Has Started Mano a Mano has recently started the clearing/cleaning of the site where the reservoir levee will be constructed. All the black soil from this whole area will be removed and ultimately replaced. After the clearing/cleaning is accomplished, personnel will be digging 4 meters into the ground (and […]

Providing Wheelchairs, Walkers, and Medical Supplies to San Ignacio de Moxos, Beni, Bolivia

Providing Wheelchairs, Walkers, and Medical Supplies to San Ignacio de Moxos, Beni, Bolivia Yesterday, Mano a Mano staff gave about 880 pounds of medical supplies to the Municipality of San Ignacio de Moxos, Beni Department, Bolivia. These supplies included 50 boxes of medical supplies, as well as wheelchairs, crutches, and special small walkers that were […]

Last Days at Mano a Mano Internacional

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 […]

Mano a Mano Riding on the Wells Fargo Stagecoach at St. Paul’s Cinco de Mayo Parade

Mano a Mano Riding on the Wells Fargo Stagecoach at St. Paul’s Cinco de Mayo Parade Mano a Mano was happy to participate in the St. Paul Cinco de Mayo Parade last Saturday morning riding on the Wells Fargo Stagecoach! Special thanks to Wells Fargo employee Maricella Herrera and the Wells Fargo Latin Connection MN Chapter for […]

A Donation of School Supplies Arrived in San Ignacio de Moxos, Bolivia

A Donation of School Supplies Arrived in San Ignacio de Moxos, Bolivia The Municipality of San Ignacio de Moxos recently shared this post showing the donation of school supplies from Mano a Mano to communities throughout their Municipality. These school supplies were part of a recent shipment from Minnesota to Bolivia (learn more about our […]

A Beautiful Day To Be Working Outside

A Beautiful Day To Be Working Outside It’s a beautiful day to be working outside! Mano a Mano volunteers sorted donated supplies outside at the Mano a Mano warehouse this morning, which will be shipped to Bolivia in the next few months. Distributing Supplies in Bolivia Last Week A few times a year, Mano a […]