Working Hand-In-Hand to Improve Lives in Rural Bolivia

 

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Is to create partnerships with impoverished Bolivian communities that improve health and increase economic well-being.

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What Does Mano a Mano Do?

Bolivians have access to health care for the first time

Bolivians have received emergency air rescues

Million pounds of medical, school, and construction supplies shipped

Miles of roads built or improved

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Flying Medical Supplies & Equipment to Beni for COVID-19 Support

Flying Medical Supplies & Equipment to Beni for COVID-19 Support

During the week of May 25-29, Mano a Mano received permission to fly PPE, medical supplies, and equipment to support hospitals and organizations in need in the department of Beni, Bolivia. Beni has the second-most confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Bolivia, and it has put...

Justice for George Floyd

Justice for George Floyd

Mano a Mano stands in solidarity to demand justice for George Floyd, whose life was unjustly taken from him by Minneapolis police earlier this week. (Photo featured above from Andres Guzman.) As a multi-cultural organization that works toward creating a more just...

Mano a Mano Office Update: Safely Returning to Work

Mano a Mano Office Update: Safely Returning to Work

With the updated COVID-19 order from Governor Walz on Safely Returning to Work this week, Mano a Mano is in the process of slowly reopening our St. Paul office. We are not hosting any volunteer groups or other activities in our office at this time. Before we accept...

Thanks Unity Church For the Easter Offering!

Thanks Unity Church For the Easter Offering!

Yesterday we received a $5,437.95 check from Unity Church! Mano a Mano was the recipient of the Easter church service congregational collection, and even as a virtual service due to COVID-19 precautions, Unity members donated nearly double what has been given in...

One Year Ago: Dedicating a Water Reservoir in Maldonado, Bolivia

One Year Ago: Dedicating a Water Reservoir in Maldonado, Bolivia

It's been one year since Mano a Mano dedicated our water reservoir project in Maldonado, Bolivia built in partnership with the community. The Maldonado water reservoir makes it possible for 96 subsistence farm families (about 600 people) to irrigate 250 acres of...

Donating Supplies to Southside Harm Reduction Services

Donating Supplies to Southside Harm Reduction Services

From our Volunteer Warehouse Manager Ray Wiedmeyer on a Mano a Mano donation made in the Twin Cities last week: "What do you do with a few thousand syringes filled with sterile water? Sending them to Mano a Mano in Bolivia never made sense, especially if they might...

MN Waste Wise Success Story: Mano a Mano International

MN Waste Wise Success Story: Mano a Mano International

We are happy to be currently featured on the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce Waste Wise website as a success story of their BizRecycling grant program! "Through the BizRecycling grant, Mano a Mano was able to purchase equipment to improve the safety and efficiency of...

Distributing PPE & Medical Supplies to 70 Organizations in Bolivia

Distributing PPE & Medical Supplies to 70 Organizations in Bolivia

Distributing PPE & Medical Supplies to 70 Organizations in Bolivia Our counterpart organization Mano a Mano Bolivia recently sent us an update on the distributions of medical supplies and equipment they have been making (here are more photos of other recent...

Reducing Waste in Minnesota, Improving Lives in Bolivia

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