Containers Shipped in June Arriving at Our Warehouse Today

Containers Shipped in June Arriving at Our Warehouse Today

Mano a Mano’s 4 containers – shipped from Minnesota in June 2016 – have arrived at our warehouse in Cochabamba, Bolivia!

Mano a Mano's 4 containers shipped in June 2016 from Minnesota have arrived at our Cochabamba, Bolivia warehouse.

Mano a Mano’s 4 containers shipped in June 2016 from Minnesota have arrived at our Cochabamba, Bolivia warehouse.

More than 85,000 pounds were packed and loaded by Minnesota volunteers in June, including:

  • Over 1,900 boxes of medical & school supplies
  • 150+ wheelchairs
  • More than 1,600 walkers, canes, and pairs of crutches
  • 41 gaylords (very large boxes that fit on pallets) of orthopedic supplies, hospital materials, and hospital equipment
  • new engine for one of the Mano a Mano planes

These supplies will be organized by our staff and volunteers in Bolivia and then distributed to people & organizations throughout the country. We are distributing thousands of pounds of supplies this Saturday, October 22nd during a distribution event at our Cochabamba warehouse; this is our second large-scale distribution event of the month.

The supplies being distributed this month are supplies sent from a previous shipment of supplies in September 2015.

Loading Supplies in St. Paul, Minnesota – June 2016

Distributing Supplies to People & Organizations in Need Throughout Bolivia

Read more about our last distribution event on October 8th, 2016 here.

Hospital representatives watching the distribution event - October 8th, 2016.

Hospital representatives watching the distribution event – October 8th, 2016.

A Mano a Mano volunteer shakes hands with the mayor of San Ignacio de Moxos after he received a donation of crutches.

A Mano a Mano volunteer shakes hands with the mayor of San Ignacio de Moxos after he received a donation of crutches.



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