Mano a Mano Speaker Series: Professor Carol Klee on November 13th at 6:30pm

Mano a Mano Speaker Series: Professor Carol Klee on November 13th at 6:30pm Join us at Mano a Mano on Tuesday, November 13th for Carol Klee’s talk on “Languages in Bolivia: Quechua Language Maintenance, Structure & Use.” Carol Klee is a professor of Spanish linguistics at the University of Minnesota, where she has taught since […]

Visiting the Ucuchi Water Reservoir with Rotary – September 2018

Visiting the Ucuchi Water Reservoir with Rotary – September 2018 This is Mano a Mano’s water reservoir in Ucuchi, Bolivia during a site visit with Rotary International members from St. Paul, Duluth, and Fargo a few weeks ago in September 2018. The reservoir was Mano a Mano’s first reservoir we built, more than a decade […]

Improving Atajados (Water Ponds) in Pojo

Improving Atajados (Water Ponds) in Pojo Mano a Mano staff are preparing our heavy equipment to go to Pojo (Carrasco Province in the Department of Cochabamba), Bolivia to dredge 75 water ponds before the rainy season begins. Mano a Mano Water Projects Our counterpart organization Mano a Mano Nuevo Mundo partners with Bolivian communities to […]

Pictures and Video of New Plane Arriving in Cochabamba

Pictures and Video of New Plane Arriving in Cochabamba Yesterday, Mano a Mano’s new plane arrived in Cochabamba, Bolivia after starting its journey in St. Paul, Minnesota this summer months ago. We are very excited for the impact this plane will have on our aviation program in Bolivia, allowing us to better serve the people […]

Our New Plane Has Arrived in Bolivia

Our New Plane Has Arrived in Bolivia This morning, Mano a Mano’s new plane landed in Cobija, Bolivia (the immigration port) after a few days in Brazil. We are hoping for the plane to arrive in Cochabamba later this morning. Mano a Mano’s pilots picked up the plane from Minnesota over a month ago to […]

Thank You Samsung and St. Kate’s Volunteers – October 2018

Thank You Samsung and St. Kate’s Volunteers – October 2018 Thank you to the volunteers from St. Kate’s PA (Thursday) and Samsung (Friday) that volunteered with Mano a Mano sorting donated medical supplies last week! All of the supplies they helped sort will be shipped to Bolivia and distributed to people & organizations in need […]

Buy a Handmade Kayak, Support Mano a Mano

Buy a Handmade Kayak, Support Mano a Mano Buy a beautiful kayak, support Mano a Mano: Anthony Schmitz of Frogtown Kayak made this kayak that is available for $900. From Craigslist: “Light, lively skin-on-frame kayak. Slightly over 14 feet, under 35 pounds. Wonderful for a quiet lake, but also capable of multi-day trips in Voyageurs, […]

Distributing Donated Medical Supplies to Hospital Eduardo Eguia

Distributing Donated Medical Supplies to Hospital Eduardo Eguia On Friday, September 21st, Mano a Mano distributed donated medical supplies in a large-scale distribution event to people & organizations in need at our warehouse in Cochabamba, Bolivia. This was one of the many distributions that day, to the Hospital Eduardo Eguia in Tupiza, Potosi (a 13-hour […]

Travel to Bolivia with Mano a Mano: March 9-18, 2019

Travel to Bolivia with Mano a Mano: March 9-18, 2019 Mano a Mano invites you to join us on a nine-day trip to Cochabamba, Bolivia. Through this unique travel experience you will meet high Andean subsistence farm families and become immersed in their daily lives. You will learn how Mano a Mano’s Center for Ecological […]