Childbirths in Mano a Mano Clinics: July-September

The main focus in our clinics is maternal and infant health, and we do everything possible to ensure that moms and babies are safe and healthy. On average, a child’s risk of dying during birth is 94% lower in our clinics.  In the months of July, August, and...

Community Work Day in Sancayani

On November 17, residents of Sancayani, Bolivia came out to participate in a community work day. Mano a Mano is currently constructing a 7-kilometer channel and large water reservoir that, when complete, will provide water to more than 21,000 area residents. This...
Building the Chullpa K’asa Clinic

Building the Chullpa K’asa Clinic

Mano a Mano constructed the Chullpa K’asa clinic in 2004, and it has been in operation for nearly seven years. The quote “now our wives and children won’t die” – that is on the main page of our website and has been used in other materials...

Give to the Max Day – Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Mano a Mano is participating in Give to the Max Day tomorrow, Wednesday, November 16, 2011. Last year, more than 42,000 donors logged on to GiveMN.org and gave over $10 million to Minnesota charities in 24 hours during Give to the Max Day! GiveMN’s Give to the Max Day...

How (and Why) I Started My NGO

Last month Mano a Mano co-founder Segundo Velasquez participated in a discussion forum at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota. The panel was comprised of Minnesota nonprofits that work internationally. The full event was recently...