Casa de los Amigos, A.C. is a Center for Peace and International Understanding in Mexico City. The Casa was established as a nonprofit organization in 1956 by the Quaker community in Mexico, and its work continues to be rooted in Quaker values. Through its programs, community space, and social and cultural activities, the Casa promotes peace with justice, fosters understanding between groups and individuals, and supports the human dignity of every person.
News & Activities
We want to remember the life of a dear friend, Margarita Camacho Torres, who passed away last year and would have celebrated her birthday this month. Margarita passed away on... Continue reading
Friends, we've received some great applications for new full-time Casa volunteers but are still looking for more! Please help spread the word! As a volunteer, you live at the Casa,... Continue reading
Guess what we are doing today at Casa de los Amigos? Accompanying a group of 11 US college students to rural Mexico for the experience of a lifetime. As part... Continue reading
The Casa's Economic Justice Committee is hosting our third Festivalito La Paloma, a bartering fair based on solidarity economics on Saturday, May 16th. All welcome! 13 hrs. Required introductory workshop... Continue reading
Hospitality. Many thanks to all of our participants in the Casa's second Quaker Social Action in Mexico Learning Tour in March (first photo above). We had another great week, learning... Continue reading
El Comité de Medio Ambiente y la Red Tlaloc presentan tres tallercitos sobre huertos urbanos cada jueves de este mes de 4-6 pm con el apoyo de nuestro compañero Victor... Continue reading