Training Workshop for Sacabamba Students and Teachers

Training Workshop for Sacabamba Students and Teachers Today, 19 students (ages 16 & 17) and 3 teachers from Sacabamba, Bolivia are participating in a training workshop through Mano a Mano’s Center for Ecological Agriculture. The training workshop is complementing the infrastructure projects currently being built, in order to provide a comprehensive project for the community […]

Community Greenhouses in Sacabamba

Community Greenhouses in Sacabamba Over the summer, Mano a Mano has been working on completing 3 large community greenhouses in Sacabamba, Bolivia. Each community greenhouse is the equivalent of 7-8 normal greenhouses. This project has been a collaboration between Mano a Mano, the municipal government of Sacabamba, the local community, and volunteers from Oxford Development […]

Remembering David Hussman

Remembering David Hussman We were sad to hear that David Hussman passed away yesterday, after being diagnosed with terminal lung cancer last year. A short bio would be difficult, so here are 3 links: Obituary in the Star Tribune The Dude Abides – Jim Walsh wrote this in-depth article about David last year in the […]

3 New Clinic Projects Dedicated in Bolivia

3 New Clinic Projects Dedicated in Bolivia Over the past 3 months, our counterpart organization Mano a Mano Bolivia has completed 3 new clinic projects: a new clinic in Jatun Mayu (our 163rd clinic project in Bolivia) a clinic expansion in Candelaria (our 164th clinic project) a new clinic in Villa Rosario (our 165th clinic […]

Mano a Mano Speaker Series: Nate Knatterud-Hubinger on August 14th

Mano a Mano Speaker Series: Nate Knatterud-Hubinger on August 14th The fifth talk of our Speaker Series is with Mano a Mano Executive Director Nate Knatterud-Hubinger; his talk will be on “Working in International Development: Thoughts and Lessons Learned From Over a Decade With Mano a Mano International in Minnesota.” WHAT: Mano a Mano Talk Series – “Working in International Development: Thoughts […]

Sustainability of Mano a Mano Projects

Sustainability of Mano a Mano Projects Mano a Mano has completed more than 300 projects, with a number of new projects underway at any given time. Every new project is a direct request from each community, and they are an active participant throughout the process. There are hundreds of communities on our waiting list for projects, and we are trying […]