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

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Fomenting International Understanding

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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...
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Festivalito Multi-Trueque “La Paloma”

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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...
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Lo Que Pasa en la Casa: April 2015

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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...
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Mini-Workshops: Urban Gardening

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Want to learn about urban gardening? Our Environmental Concerns Committee in collaboration with the Red Tlaloc has organized three mini-workshops this month every Thursday from 4 to 6 pm featuring...
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Lo Que Pasa en la Casa: Spring 2015

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HOSPITALITY: Being our busiest month in terms of guests and reservations in the Casa, January flew by and so did February, leaving us all wondering how it could possibly be March...
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Invitation: An Alternatives to Violence Project Basic Workshop

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Casa de los Amigos is hosting an Alternatives to Violence workshop in April thanks to PAV México, AC. Very exciting! The workshop will be in Spanish. Here's the invite: Por...
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