Manos Unidas International
is a US federally recognized 501c3 corporation that is organized to provide for humanitarian, educational, and social needs of children with intellectual disabilities and their families. The primary objective is to assist and supplement local organizations within Latin America who share the same mission through financial assistance, skills training and personal empowerment.
Manos Unidas Peru
Our Partner Organization
Manos Unidas Peru is legally registered Peruvian non-profit organization founded in 2008 whose mission is to improve the quality of life of individuals with disabilities by successfully including them within families, regular education schools and vocational settings.
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As of March 15, 2020 Peru has been in lockdown. Citizens have been ordered to remain inside of their homes, Peruvian military and police forces have mobilized to enforce the act, arresting people in the streets without justifiable reason. The borders are closed,...
Join Manos Unidas' Executive Director in Peru this spring. Global Family Travels has partnered with Manos Unidas Peru and Awamaki, a global women's weaving org, to offer their first Social Impact Trip to Peru. Want to come? This trip will combine top tourist...
Manos Unidas Peru depends on Manos Unidas International for more than 50% of its funds. That is a very high ratio, creating 100% dependency on MUI for the survival of Peru's programs. One of largest goals MUP has at the moment is to diversify revenue streams (meaning,...
Manos Unidas Peru is working towards desegregating education for children with disabilities. The goal is inclusive employment: for youth to get jobs in the community. But how can they go from segregated education, isolated from the society to a job where they are...
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