Municipality of San Ignacio de Moxos, Bolivia – Receiving Medical Supplies From Mano a Mano
The Municipality of San Ignacio de Moxos in the department of Beni, Bolivia shared this video showing the donation and reception of medical supplies from Mano a Mano for use in 32 health centers in the area, including Hospital 3 de Noviembre.
Part of October 2016 Distribution Event
These supplies were part of a larger distribution event in October 2016, where dozens of organizations came to Mano a Mano’s warehouse to receive about 90,000 pounds of donated supplies collected and shipped from Minnesota.
Four Containers With Almost 85,000 Pounds of Supplies En Route From Minnesota to Bolivia
On February 14th, 2017, four containers – that Mano a Mano volunteers had spent the last few days loading – were picked up from the Mano a Mano warehouse in St. Paul, Minnesota and are starting their journey to Bolivia. Nearly 85,000 pounds of wheelchairs, crutches & walkers, boxes of medical supplies, larger equipment like gurneys, and many other items will be distributed by Mano a Mano in Bolivia to people & organizations in need – just like our last distribution in October to places like San Ignacio de Moxos.