Mano a Mano Speaker Series: June 11, 2019

Mano a Mano Speaker Series: June 11, 2019 Join us at Mano a Mano on Tuesday, June 11th for our monthly Speaker Series event. June’s speaker is Agleska Cohen-Rencountre (Lower Brule Sioux Tribe), in their fourth year in the Department of American Studies, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. Their studies are in American Indian and […]

Thanks Boy Scouts Troop 3089

Thanks Boy Scouts Troop 3089 Thanks to the volunteers from Boy Scouts Troop 3089 that helped sort & pack donated orthopedic supplies at Mano a Mano last night! Everything they helped pack will be sent to Bolivia, where it is distributed to people & organizations in need throughout the country.

Thanks BizRecycling

Thanks BizRecycling We have a new sorting space! Thanks to a grant from BizRecycling to improve Mano a Mano’s recycling programs, we have been able to upgrade parts of our surplus distribution program and warehouse space in St. Paul to better process the ~200,000 pounds of donated supplies we receive each year. Most of these […]

We Have Solar Power!

We Have Solar Power! We are excited to have our solar panels now live at our St. Paul, Minnesota warehouse. Our primary program in Minnesota – and the program that started Mano a Mano more than 20 years ago – is recovering resources that would be thrown away and sending them to Bolivia, where we […]

Upcoming Events at Mano a Mano: Rest of 2018

Upcoming Events at Mano a Mano: Rest of 2018 Mano a Mano has a number of events coming up through the rest of the year. Below is a list of currently scheduled events; we have our monthly speaker series every second Tuesday of each month (September 11, October 9, November 13, December 11), our 9th […]

Mano a Mano Speaker Series: Nate Knatterud-Hubinger on August 14th

Mano a Mano Speaker Series: Nate Knatterud-Hubinger on August 14th The fifth talk of our Speaker Series is with Mano a Mano Executive Director Nate Knatterud-Hubinger; his talk will be on “Working in International Development: Thoughts and Lessons Learned From Over a Decade With Mano a Mano International in Minnesota.” WHAT: Mano a Mano Talk Series – “Working in International Development: Thoughts […]

Mano a Mano’s New Plane – First Flight

Mano a Mano’s New Plane – First Flight On July 13, 2018, Mano a Mano staff, board members, and supporters went to Fleming Field in South St. Paul, Minnesota for the first flight in our new plane. Special thanks to Mano a Mano Volunteer Tom Merritt for making this video! Mano a Mano Pilots Flying […]

Mano a Mano Speaker Series: Thomas Kenote on June 12th

Mano a Mano Speaker Series: Thomas Kenote on June 12th Join Mano a Mano in our ongoing series of free talks and discussion on “indigenous peoples and their environments.” We at Mano a Mano want to engage with researchers and practitioners working with indigenous peoples on development and environmental issues. Our goal is to share […]

Upcoming Mano a Mano Events: May-September 2018

Upcoming Mano a Mano Events: May-September 2018 We have posted this week about a few events, so here’s a quick recap of upcoming Mano a Mano events: May 17th – Joseph Caswell and Trio Luminoso performing a FREE concert at the St. Paul Conservatory of Music May 29th – CANCELED. Our monthly speaker series event […]

Save the Date: Mano a Mano’s Annual Event on September 16, 2018

Save the Date: Mano a Mano’s Annual Event on September 16, 2018 Mark your calendars! Mano a Mano’s 9th Annual Event will take place on September 16th, 2018. More details to follow. Pictures from Last Year’s Event From Minnesota to Bolivia: Distributing Donated Medical Supplies Mano a Mano collects donated supplies in Minnesota and ships […]