Maldonado Water Project Update – Late June 2017

Maldonado Water Project Update – Late June 2017 Mano a Mano co-founder Segundo Velasquez just got back from a trip to Bolivia, which included a site visit to our water project underway in Maldonado, Bolivia: I just came back from Bolivia.  I want to tell you that the Maldonado project is coming along quite well. […]

Wirkini Water Reservoir Project 35% Complete

Wirkini Water Reservoir Project 35% Complete Mano a Mano’s water project in Wirkini, Bolivia is about 35% complete! The working conditions are very challenging – it is about 13,000 feet above sea level and very cold and windy – but when complete will provide consistent access to water for more than 2,000 people. Learn more […]

Loading 3 40-ft. Containers with 75,000 pounds of Supplies

Loading 3 40-ft. Containers with 75,000 pounds of Supplies  More Pictures on Facebook Post by Mano a Mano International.    

Pena Colorada School Project

Pena Colorada School Project   Post by Mano a Mano International.  

Mano a Mano Case Study on Open Road Website

Mano a Mano Case Study on Open Road Website Mano a Mano is featured as a case study on the Open Road Alliance website for their support of our road project in Culpina, Bolivia. Because we work in extremely isolated rural areas, there are many difficulties and unexpected issues that come up during any project, […]

Work Underway on Wirkini Water Project

Work on the Wirkini water project has started! Operators are clearing the levee area of any unwanted materials, draining water away, and preparing the site for the more serious work to come. In the next couple of days, there will be more Mano a Mano machines arriving and more operators working onsite. The community is […]

Chari Chari Bridge Wins 2013 Innovation in Sustainable Civil Engineering Award

We were happy to see the footbridge built in Chari Chari, Bolivia win the 2013 Innovation in Sustainable Civil Engineering Award from the American Society of Civil Engineers! From the article: On the Chari Chari side of the river is the primary school and a small room that functions as a clinic. The medical clinic, secondary […]

Construction Beginning on Clinic Project in Ovejeria Larama, Bolivia

Our counterpart organization Mano a Mano Bolivia is beginning construction on a clinic project in Ovejeria Larama, a small community in the municipality of Arque, department of Cochabamba, Bolivia. Ovejeria Larama Photos You Can Help the Many Other Communities on the Waiting List There are nearly 150 other communities that are on Mano a Mano’s […]