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Omereque Water Ponds (Atajados) – 10 Years Later

Omereque Water Ponds (Atajados) – 10 Years Later

In 2010, our counterpart organization Mano a Mano Nuevo Mundo constructed 153 farm ponds on the mountainsides of Omereque, one of the Cochabamba Valley’s largest municipalities. These ponds, designed to retain water from seasonal rains for use during the increasingly...

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Thanks to Eagle Scout Luis Fitch for Making Masks!

Thanks to Eagle Scout Luis Fitch for Making Masks!

Thank you to Eagle Scout Luis Fitch for his project making 1,415 masks to donate to Mano a Mano! He raised funding to cover materials for these masks, and included an additional $615 check to Mano a Mano. We sent many of these masks in our most recent shipment to...

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Remembering Tom Merritt

Remembering Tom Merritt

We were sad to hear that Tom Merritt passed away earlier this week. Tom was actively involved with Mano a Mano, in many ways and for many years, and he will be missed. Our best wishes are with his wife Sharon, and with their family and friends. Here is Tom's obituary...

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Virtual Event on August 26th: Mano a Mano Responds to COVID in Bolivia and the Twin Cities

Mano a Mano Mid-Year Review: First Half of 2020

2020 Mid-Year Review from Nate Knatterud-Hubinger, Mano a Mano's Executive Director: We are now in July, which means that 2020 is already more than halfway over! This year has been...challenging, to say the least. Everyone is feeling the effects, and Mano a Mano is no...

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