Mano a Mano Co-Founders’ 20th Anniversary Speech

On April 12, 2014, Mano a Mano celebrated 20 years in operation at the DS Event Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. More than 320 Mano a Mano supporters attended, along with 5 staff from our counterpart organizations in Bolivia. Mano a Mano Co-Founders’ 20th Anniversary Speech As part of the event, Mano a Mano’s co-founders Joan and Segundo […]

Growing up behind bars: 1,500 children being raised by parents in Bolivian jails

The Guardian article – Growing up behind bars: 1,500 children being raised by parents in Bolivian jails Earlier this week there was an article published in The Guardian about the 1,500 children in Bolivia that are living with their parents inside Bolivian jails, which you can READ HERE. It’s an interesting article that looks at […]

Gaining Ground is Here!

Mano a Mano’s book, Gaining Ground: A Blueprint for Community-Based International Development, is now available! More Details and Book Purchase Information To learn more about the book, and how to purchase, please CLICK THIS LINK to go to the book page on our website. You can also directly purchase the book here on the Beaver’s […]

20th Anniversary Celebration Results

Last Saturday, April 12, Mano a Mano celebrated 20 years in operation at the DS Event Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. More than 320 Mano a Mano supporters attended, along with 5 staff from our counterpart organizations in Bolivia. 20th Anniversary Celebration Results As part of the celebration, our goal was to raise enough funding to […]

20th Anniversary Celebration Video

On Saturday night, Mano a Mano celebrated our 20th year in operation with food, Bolivian-inspired music from Leo and Kathy Lara, and the release of Gaining Ground, Mano a Mano’s new book! As part of the event, we also showed a video highlighting Bolivians from rural areas talking about the impact that Mano a Mano projects […]

Talking with Jovita, Mano a Mano Nurse

Looking Back on our First 20 Years As Mano a Mano celebrates 20 years in operation in 2014, we will be looking back on our first 20 years, highlighting some of the stories, projects, pictures, and people that have been part of Mano a Mano. On social media, we will be using the hashtag #manoamano20years, […]