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

picnic 2016 (1)

¡Foto Anual y el Gran Picnic de Casa de los Amigos 2016!

by
All invited to the traditional Annual Photo and our Great Picnic House Friends Sunday 1 May 2016! we will take the annual picture of all the friends of the house...
Continue reading
casa.org image ENGLISH

Casa de los Amigos: the book

by
Casa de los Amigos is commemorating its 60th year of peacework in Mexico City with a book about this rich history. Former director Nicholas Wright (Nico) is taking on this...
Continue reading
Los Ultimos Chinamperos

CineMoneda: Los Últimos Chinamperos

by
Join us for our monthly movie night on Thursday, March 31st at 6:30 with the Red Tlaloc and the Feria Multitrueque Mixiuhca. We’ll be watching the documentary “Los Últimos Chinamperos” and...
Continue reading
unnamed-2

Welcoming the New Director

by
Dear Friends, ¡Muchos saludos desde Casa de los Amigos! I am writing to introduce you to Marco Antonio López Galicia, the Casa’s new executive director. Marco Antonio is a longtime...
Continue reading
10409034_949452018408748_8584816203919955189_n

Celebration and “A Better Human Fellowship”

by
Celebration is another constant at Casa de los Amigos. While their styles have changed over these past six decades, fun and fellowship have always been an enormous part of what...
Continue reading
Refugee Family 80s

Eight Decades of Refugee Assistance

by
  Recently, we were looking through posters from the 1980’s calling for solidarity with Central American refugees who were fleeing their homes due to civil wars. Tragically, 25 years later,...
Continue reading