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 […]

Mano a Mano Co-Founder’s Speech at the 2012 Opus Prize

On November 8, 2012, St. Kate’s University hosted an awards ceremony for the Opus Prize, an annual $1 million award recognizing an unsung hero anywhere in the world whose leadership empowers people to transform their lives and communities. Mano a Mano co-founder Segundo Velasquez was a finalist for the award and received a $100,000 prize […]