Truckload of Donated Medical Supplies from Milwaukee

Truckload of Donated Medical Supplies from Milwaukee On Tuesday, March 27th Mano a Mano Co-Founder Segundo Velasquez and Volunteer Warehouse Manager Ray Wiedmeyer flew to Milwaukee and filled a Uhaul truck with donated medical supplies to bring back to our St. Paul warehouse. Thanks to Stradis Healthcare and the Wagner Foundation for making this donation possible! These […]

50 Weekend Health Clinics in 2017

50 Weekend Health Clinics in 2017 In 2017, Mano a Mano’s aviation program provided 50 weekend health clinics to communities with limited access to medical care. The number of weekend clinics is up from 32 in 2010 – a 56% increase. Mano a Mano’s Weekend Clinic Program Mano a Mano began as a grass-roots, all-volunteer […]

Thank You Boy Scout Troop 91

Thank You Boy Scout Troop 91 Thanks to Boy Scouts of America Troop 91 that volunteered at Mano a Mano yesterday! Everything they sorted will be included in our next shipment of supplies to Bolivia (leaving soon – April 5-7, 2018), where they are distributed to people and organizations throughout the country (check out a video of […]

Talk Series: Dr. Katrina Phillips at Mano a Mano on April 10th

Talk Series: Dr. Katrina Phillips at Mano a Mano on April 10th You are invited to our first ever series of talks and discussion on “Indigenous peoples and their environments.” We at Mano a Mano want to engage with researchers and practitioners working with indigenous peoples on development and environmental issues. Our goal is to […]

Training Workshop for Physical Therapists in Cochabamba

Training Workshop for Physical Therapists in Cochabamba Over the weekend, Mano a Mano hosted a training workshop for 40 physical therapists. The primary focus has been to ensure that people that work at organizations that receive donated medical and orthopedic supplies are able to maximize the use of these supplies. Mano a Mano Co-Founder Segundo […]

Thanks to Those Who Stopped By Mano a Mano – March 13, 2018

Thanks to Those Who Stopped By Mano a Mano – March 13, 2018 Yesterday we had 2 events at our St. Paul office. Viterbo University Thanks to the Viterbo University volunteers that came from Lacrosse, Wisconsin with Urban Immersion to sort donated medical supplies for distribution in Bolivia! Mano a Mano will be shipping 4 […]

Mano a Mano is Shipping Containers April 5-7, 2018: We Need Help to Get Ready

Mano a Mano is Shipping Containers April 5-7, 2018: We Need Help to Get Ready Mano a Mano will be loading 4 40-ft. containers with donated supplies at our St. Paul warehouse on April 5-7 (check out our most recent distribution of supplies to people in need at our Cochabamba, Bolivia warehouse last weekend here). […]

Talk Series: Working with American Indian Tribes in the US

Talk Series: Working with American Indian Tribes in the US We are delighted to invite you to our first ever series of talks and discussion on “Indigenous peoples and their environments.” We at Mano a Mano want to engage with researchers and practitioners working with indigenous peoples on development and environmental issues. Our goal is […]

Livestream: Medical Donation Distribution Event in Cochabamba, Bolivia

Livestream: Medical Donation Distribution Event in Cochabamba, Bolivia Mano a Mano is hosting a large distribution event on Saturday, March 10th, 2018 (today!), where tens of thousands of pounds of donated medical supplies will be distributed to organizations coming from throughout Bolivia. Watch the livestream here:

5 Containers of Supplies Have Arrived in Bolivia for Distribution

5 Containers of Supplies Have Arrived in Bolivia for Distribution On August 24-26 2017, Mano a Mano volunteers loaded 5 containers with 120,882 pounds of donated medical, school, and other supplies, with a conservative value of $1.8 million. These containers then started their journey to Bolivia, which takes a few weeks to arrive in-country, and […]