Mano a Mano Receives 4th Consecutive 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

Mano a Mano Receives 4th Consecutive 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator We are happy to report that Mano a Mano received a 4-Star (out of 4 stars) Rating from Charity Navigator for the 4th consecutive year! Only 12% of charities reviewed have received at least 4 consecutive 4-star evaluations. You can learn more on Mano […]

“With Water, We Can Improve Life For Our Families”

“With Water, We Can Improve Life For Our Families” Mano a Mano worked with the community of Sancayani, a rural Bolivian community high in the Andes mountains 14,000 feet above sea level, to build a water reservoir that can improve family nutrition and income for 9,600 Bolivians. This water project consists of two large water […]

Wirkini Water Reservoir – Video Interview

Wirkini Water Reservoir – Video Interview Video Credit: William WroblewskiIvo Velasquez from Mano a Mano’s counterpart organization Mano a Mano Nuevo Mundo talks about the impact our newest water reservoir project in Wirkini will have for the communities in the area. We completed our most recent water reservoir project in Wirkini, Bolivia in October 2016. […]

Donating Thousands of Pounds of Medical Supplies in Bolivia

Editor’s Note: The post below was written by Sam Klein, a volunteer from the US that will be working with Mano a Mano Internacional in Bolivia for the next few months. This is Sam’s sixth post (CLICK HERE to read the first one about their first few weeks with Oxford students at the CEA, CLICK HERE to read […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Dianne Van Goor

Volunteer Spotlight: Dianne Van Goor You could say that Dianne Van Goor got started on the path toward becoming a Mano a Mano volunteer 72 years ago, when she met Mano co-founder Joan Velasquez at the age of three. “We’ve been close all through our lives,” she says now. “It’s been a friendship with a […]

Buy a Boat, Support Mano a Mano

Buy a Boat, Support Mano a Mano Know anyone looking for a boat? Mano a Mano has a Maxum 96 18ft Open Boat + Esco 96 trailer that was donated to us that we are looking to sell. Blue book value is $5200 and we are looking for $3000. Buy a boat, support Mano a […]

A Look Back At What We Did in 2015 – Mano a Mano 2015 Annual Report

A Look Back At What We Did in 2015 – Mano a Mano 2015 Annual Report Mano a Mano’s biggest strength is our community-based partnership model – bringing many people together to accomplish things that none of us could do on our own. Every activity, every project new or old, every event, depends on the […]

Distributing Wheelchairs in Capinota, Bolivia

Distributing Wheelchairs in Capinota, Bolivia Loading 85,000 Pounds of Supplies to Ship to Bolivia Earlier this month, Mano a Mano volunteers helped load 4 containers with a little over 85,000 pounds of supplies. These supplies will be distributed to Mano a Mano projects, other organizations, and people in need throughout Bolivia.

Wirkini Water Reservoir Filling With Water

Wirkini Water Reservoir Filling With Water Providing Access to Water in Wirkini, Bolivia Work continues on Mano a Mano’s large-scale water reservoir in Wirkini, Bolivia. Wirkini is a small community located in the Province of Tiraque, Department of Cochabamba, and is about 12,700 feet above sea level in the Bolivian Altiplano. The reservoir will provide […]

Mano a Mano Volunteers

Mano a Mano Volunteers From left to right: Ray, Mark, and Bob, 3 of Mano a Mano’s most dedicated volunteers, with our co-founder Segundo Velasquez, at the Mano a Mano warehouse over the weekend, working on loading 4 containers with more than 85,000 pounds of supplies. These supplies are now en route to #Bolivia, where […]