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 […]

We Have Received 110,000+ Pounds of Supplies So Far in 2018

We Have Received 110,000+ Pounds of Supplies So Far in 2018 So far this year: Mano a Mano has received 110,606 pounds of in-kind donations, processed 89,719 pounds, and inventoried 163 pallets since January 1, 2018! All contributions to this program are greatly appreciated: thanks to the many volunteers involved with the process in the […]

Mano a Mano Receives 5th Consecutive 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

Mano a Mano Receives 5th 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 5th consecutive year! Only 10% of charities reviewed have received at least 5 consecutive 4-star evaluations. You can learn more on Mano a […]

Join Us July 17 for our Talk Series with Mano a Mano Co-Founders: “Bi-Cultural Competence: Essential to Effective Cross-National Work”

Join Us July 17 for our Talk Series with Mano a Mano Co-Founders: ”Bi-Cultural Competence: Essential to Effective Cross-National Work” The fourth talk of our Speaker Series is with Mano a Mano co-founders Joan & Segundo Velasquez and Marilyn E. Vigil, Professor Emerita Metropolitan State University; they will be discussing ”Bi-Cultural Competence: Essential to Effective Cross-National Work.” […]

A Look Back At What We Did in 2017 – Mano a Mano 2017 Annual Report

A Look Back At What We Did in 2017 – Mano a Mano 2017 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 dedication & […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Peg Thomas

Volunteer Spotlight: Peg Thomas How Did You Get Started Volunteering for Mano a Mano? I knew [Mano a Mano Co-Founder] Segundo because he was a board member on the Sundance Foundation, where I’m the Executive Director. We’ve provided some small grants to Mano a Mano over the years. Recently I made a commitment to go […]

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 […]