Donating Medical Supplies to Senior Living Homes in La Paz and Oruro

Donating Medical Supplies to Senior Living Homes in La Paz and Oruro Yesterday Mano a Mano staff & volunteers donated medical supplies and equipment, including wheelchairs, walkers, and crutches, to 2 senior living homes located in La Paz and Oruro. Shipped Over 200,000 Pounds of Supplies to Bolivia This Year This year, we have shipped […]

Shop Amazon Smile Today and Donate 5% to Mano Mano

Shop Amazon Smile Today and Donate 5% to Mano Mano Amazon is celebrating its #1 ranking in customer satisfaction by the ACSI! Today, March 16, Amazon will donate 5% (10 times the usual donation rate) of the price of your eligible Amazon Smile purchases to Mano A Mano International Partners. Get started at smile.amazon.com/ch/41-1796971.

Volunteers Prepare Donated Medical Supplies For Distribution in Bolivia

Editor’s Note: The post below was written by Sam Klein, a volunteer from the US that will be working with Mano a Mano Internacional in Bolivia for the next few months. This is Sam’s fourth post (CLICK HERE to read the first one about their first few weeks with Oxford students at the CEA, CLICK HERE to read […]

All 4 Containers – With 96,000 Pounds – Are On Their Way to Bolivia

All 4 Containers – With 96,000 Pounds – Are On Their Way to Bolivia The 4 containers have 96,000+ pounds of supplies and equipment that are now en route to Bolivia and will be distributed to Mano a Mano projects and to many other organizations and Bolivians that request supplies. Thanks everyone that helped with […]

You’re Invited – Volunteer Picnic this Saturday (and Container Loading Sept 10-12)

You’re Invited: Volunteer Appreciation Get-Together – September 12, Noon-3p Immediately after we wrap up our container loading (more information below), we will be having a volunteer appreciation picnic at the Mano a Mano office/warehouse, as a thanks for everyone that contributes to Mano a Mano and helps make our work successful. Whether you are a long-time […]

Loading 3 40-ft. Containers with 75,000 pounds of Supplies

Loading 3 40-ft. Containers with 75,000 pounds of Supplies  More Pictures on Facebook Post by Mano a Mano International.    

Putting Donated Traction Equipment to Use in Bolivia

Putting Donated Traction Equipment to Use in Bolivia In Mano a Mano’s last shipment of donated supplies from Minnesota to Bolivia in January, we included some traction equipment that had been donated by Avera McKennan Hospital in South Dakota. The shipment arrived in Cochabamba, Bolivia earlier this summer (shipments take a long time to work […]

Shipping 2 Containers to Bolivia – We Need Your Help!

Shipping 2 Containers to Bolivia – We Need Your Help! Mano a Mano started in 1994 with the goal of saving surplus medical supplies from the landfill in Minnesota and shipping them to Bolivia, where we knew these supplies were desperately needed and could be used immediately. This program continues to be a hugely important part […]

Heavy Rains and Flooding in Bolivia

The past month has seen heavy rains and flooding in Bolivia that have killed at least 29 and affected more than 45,000 families. The most affected region has been the department of Beni in northeastern Bolivia. Note from Mano a Mano Pilot Beni is where the majority of Mano a Mano’s aviation program is focused, […]

Donate a Bottle of Wine for our Silent Auction

Seeking Wall of Wine Donations! A couple Mano a Mano volunteers began donating their favorite bottles of wine to the Wall of Wine for our Silent Auction at Mano a Mano’s 20th Anniversary Celebration on April 12th, 2014. On a card attached to the bottle, they wrote the reason they chose this bottle of wine […]