More than 90,000 Pounds En Route to Bolivia

More than 90,000 pounds of donated supplies and equipment are now en route from our Saint Paul, Minnesota warehouse to Cochabamba, Bolivia, where they will be distributed to people & organizations in need throughout the country. In 2018, Mano a Mano sent 8 containers with 166,607 pounds of supplies from Minnesota to Bolivia, and in 2019 these 4 containers will make it 9 containers sent this year. Thanks to everyone that helped load containers over the past week!

1 of 4 containers leaving Mano a Mano’s warehouse in St. Paul – November 26, 2019

What’s In These Containers

In total, there are 90,796 pounds of supplies, which includes:

  • 1,621 boxes of medical supplies
  • 42 gaylords (large boxes) of orthopedic/medical supplies
  • 185 wheelchairs
  • 996 walkers
  • 1,608 pairs of crutches

Distributing walkers and medical supplies in Cochabamba – September 2019

Pictures from Container Loading – November 2019