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  • Mid-February Update from the Center for Ecological Agriculture by Volunteer Lindsay Emi

    Mid-February Update from the Center for Ecological Agriculture by Volunteer Lindsay Emi Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Lindsay Emi. Lindsay is a writer and student from Los Angeles, California. She is eighteen years old and a volunteer from Princeton University’s Bridge Year Program in Bolivia. She will spend six months in Cochabamba volunteering with […]The post Mid-February Update from t...

  • 14 Photos: Starting Work on a New Water Project in Maldonado, Bolivia

    14 Photos: Starting Work on a New Water Project in Maldonado, Bolivia Mano a Mano staff is starting work on a new water project in Maldonado, Bolivia. As with many of our projects, the working conditions are difficult: it is about 14,000 feet above sea level, and it is cold, wet, and windy. With the […]The post 14 Photos: Starting Work on a New Water Project in Maldonado, Bolivia appeared first on...

  • Join Us July 23rd, 2017 for Mano a Mano’s 8th Annual Event

    Join Us July 23rd, 2017 for Mano a Mano’s 8th Annual Event Join us for our 8th annual event – held for the first time at Mano a Mano’s office/warehouse in St. Paul! There will be beer and wine, pizza, a food truck, live music, silent auction, and tours & displays. We will have a […]The post Join Us July 23rd, 2017 for Mano a Mano’s 8th Annual Event appeared first on Mano a Mano.

Mano a Mano International

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  • “With Water, We Can Improve Life For Our Families”

    “With Water, We Can Improve Life For Our Families” Mano a Mano worked with the community of Sancayani, a rural Bolivian community high in the Andes mountains 14,000 feet above sea level, to build a water reservoir that can improve family nutrition and income for 9,600 Bolivians. This water project consists of two large water […]The post “With Water, We Can Improve Life For Our Families” appeared f...

  • Teacher Trip to Bolivia – June 2017

    Teacher Trip to Bolivia – June 2017 Mano a Mano invites you to join a 9 day group trip for teachers to Cochabamba, Bolivia from June 17-25, 2017. We will visit rural Bolivian schools to view teaching methods, develop curriculum with their teachers, learn how they keep parents involved, and have an opportunity to interact […]The post Teacher Trip to Bolivia – June 2017 appeared first on Mano a Mano...

  • Four Containers With Almost 85,000 Pounds of Supplies En Route From Minnesota to Bolivia

    Four Containers With Almost 85,000 Pounds of Supplies En Route From Minnesota to Bolivia This morning, all four containers – that Mano a Mano volunteers have spent the last few days loading – have been picked up from the Mano a Mano warehouse in St. Paul, Minnesota and are starting their journey to Bolivia. Nearly […]The post Four Containers With Almost 85,000 Pounds of Supplies En Route From Minn...

  • Container Loading – Day One (Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017)

    Container Loading – Day One (Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017) All 4 containers arrived at Mano a Mano yesterday, and today volunteers helped load 2 of the 4 containers. We’ll finish loading the other 2 containers tomorrow and Saturday morning. Thanks to everyone that helped out! For more information about this shipment and the surplus program, […]The post Container Loading – Day One (Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017...

Mano a Mano International

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  • Video: From Minnesota to Bolivia: Distributing Donated Medical Supplies

    Video: From Minnesota to Bolivia: Distributing Donated Medical Supplies Mano a Mano collects donated supplies in Minnesota and ships them to Bolivia, where they are distributed to people and organizations in need throughout the country. Check out footage and interviews from our most recent large-scale distribution of supplies in October 2016 at the Mano a […]The post Video: From Minnesota to Boliv...

Mano a Mano International

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  • When the Rain Won’t Come: Farmers Receive Agricultural Training and Workshops in Omereque

    Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Lindsay Emi. Lindsay is a writer and student from Los Angeles, California. She is eighteen years old and a volunteer from Princeton University’s Bridge Year Program in Bolivia. She will spend six months in Cochabamba volunteering with Mano a Mano, and then attend Princeton beginning in the fall of […]The post When the Rain Won’t Come: Farmers Receive Agricult...

  • Thanks MN Alliance With Youth, St. Kate’s, and Mano a Mano Volunteers!

    Thanks MN Alliance With Youth, St. Kate’s, and Mano a Mano Volunteers! We want to send a special thank-you to everyone that has volunteered with Mano a Mano in recent weeks. Mano a Mano depends on our wonderful volunteers in every aspect of our work, from Minnesota volunteers sorting and packing donated medical supplies in […]The post Thanks MN Alliance With Youth, St. Kate’s, and Mano a Mano Volu...

  • Help Ship 4 Containers From Minnesota to Bolivia February 9-11

    Help Ship 4 Containers From Minnesota to Bolivia February 9-11 Mano a Mano is loading 4 40-foot containers with up to to 100,000 pounds of donated medical supplies, and we need your help! If you are interested in helping out, please contact Carmen (carmen@manoamano.org or 651-457-3141). We especially need help for the February 9th shifts. […]The post Help Ship 4 Containers From Minnesota to Bolivi...

  • 18 Photos From an Environmental Workshop on January 18, 2017

    18 Photos From an Environmental Workshop on January 18, 2017 On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 Mano a Mano hosted a workshop for 14 community leaders from Lapiani, Tapacari Province, Cochabamba Department, Bolivia. The workshop focused on methods for caring for the environment, along with principles of ecological agriculture. Photo Album of Environmental Workshop on Facebook […]The post 18 Photos F...

  • 14 Pictures from the Center for Ecological Agriculture – January 2017

    14 Pictures from the Center for Ecological Agriculture – January 2017 These 14 pictures are from Mano a Mano’s Center for Ecological Agriculture (CEA) over the past few weeks. (Thanks to Mano a Mano volunteer Natalie Makepeace for taking the pictures!) The goal of the CEA is to provide low-cost, low-tech tools & training for […]The post 14 Pictures from the Center for Ecological Agriculture – Janu...

  • Learn More About Mano a Mano’s Environmental Education Workshops in Bolivia

    Learn More About Mano a Mano’s Environmental Education Workshops in Bolivia Mano a Mano staff traveled to 4 communities in the municipality of Omereque, Bolivia on December 19-21 to provide environmental education workshops, and visit some of the water ponds (atajados) that Mano a Mano has built in the area. Staff from Mano a Mano […]The post Learn More About Mano a Mano’s Environmental Education ...

  • Water Ponds in Omereque, Bolivia

    Water Ponds in Omereque, Bolivia Mano a Mano staff traveled to 4 communities in the municipality of Omereque, Bolivia on December 19-21 to provide environmental education workshops, and visit some of the water ponds (atajados) that Mano a Mano has built in the area. In 2010, Mano a Mano built 153 atajados, or small water ponds, […]The post Water Ponds in Omereque, Bolivia appeared first on Mano a ...

  • Environmental Workshop in Omereque, Bolivia

    Environmental Workshop in Omereque, Bolivia Last week, staff and volunteers from our counterpart organization Mano a Mano Internacional traveled to Huertas, Omereque, Bolivia to provide an environmental workshop to residents. Workshop Topics The workshop focused on easy ways to care for the environment and basic sanitation issues. These workshops are a part of Mano a […]The post Environmental Work...

  • New Schools and Clinics – 2016

    New Schools and Clinics – 2016 In the second half of 2016, Mano a Mano has completed 3 new clinic projects (in Bombeo, Rodeo Bajo, and Copacabana) and 4 new school projects (in Sora Sora, Tunas Pampa, Comun Pampa, and Kichka Muqu) that provide access to health and education for isolated rural Bolivian communities. Each […]The post New Schools and Clinics – 2016 appeared first on Mano a Mano.

  • November 28-December 4: Two Kinds of Visits to the CEA

    Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Lindsay Emi. Lindsay is a writer and student from Los Angeles, California. She is eighteen years old and a volunteer from Princeton University’s Bridge Year Program in Bolivia. She will spend six months in Cochabamba volunteering with Mano a Mano, and then attend Princeton beginning in the fall of […]The post November 28-December 4: Two Kinds of Visits to the...

Mano a Mano International

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  • 2 Upcoming Events at Mano a Mano This Weekend

    2 Upcoming Events at Mano a Mano This Weekend This is just a reminder that Mano a Mano has 2 events taking place on Saturday and Sunday – this upcoming weekend – that you are welcome to attend. More information for both events is below. We hope to see you there! Book Reading & Discussion […]The post 2 Upcoming Events at Mano a Mano This Weekend appeared first on Mano a Mano.

  • 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 […]The post Volunteers Prepare Donated Medical Supplies For Distribution in Bolivia appeared...

  • Farmers Visiting Mano a Mano’s Center for Ecological Agriculture for Eco-Education

    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 third post (CLICK HERE to read the first one about their first few weeks with Oxford students at the CEA, and CLICK […]The post Farmers Visiting Mano a Mano’s Center for Ecological Agriculture for Eco-Education appeare...

Mano a Mano International

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Type: Blog Article

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  • Volunteer Spotlight: Dianne Van Goor

    Volunteer Spotlight: Dianne Van Goor You could say that Dianne Van Goor got started on the path toward becoming a Mano a Mano volunteer 72 years ago, when she met Mano co-founder Joan Velasquez at the age of three. “We’ve been close all through our lives,” she says now. “It’s been a friendship with a […]The post Volunteer Spotlight: Dianne Van Goor appeared first on Mano a Mano.

Mano a Mano International

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Type: Blog Article

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  • Mano a Mano’s Winter Greenhouse Construction Project is Halfway Complete

    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 second post (CLICK HERE to read the first one about their first few weeks with Oxford students at the CEA). We […]The post Mano a Mano’s Winter Greenhouse Construction Project is Halfway Complete appeared first on Mano...

  • Join Us For Mano a Mano Co-Founder Joan Velasquez’s Retirement Party on October 2nd

    Join Us For Mano a Mano Co-Founder Joan Velasquez’s Retirement Party on Sunday, October 2nd After 22+ years of pro bono, full-time volunteer work, Joan is ‘retiring’ from the day-to-day Mano a Mano management team at the end of this year. Help us honor Joan and celebrate her tremendous dedication on Sunday, October 2nd, from […]The post Join Us For Mano a Mano Co-Founder Joan Velasquez’s Retiremen...

  • Book Reading & Discussion on October 1st at Mano a Mano Office

    Book Reading & Discussion on October 1st at Mano a Mano Office Mano a Mano is hosting a book reading on Saturday, October 1st from 10-11:30 am. Mary Martin, the author of Mano a Mano’s second book La Familia: An International Love Story will be reading from the book and talking about the process of getting […]The post Book Reading & Discussion on October 1st at Mano a Mano Office appeared first on...

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