Author: LaCasa

Going to the FWCC Meeting?

Join the Casa for our Post-Section Quaker Social Action in Mexico Learning Tour UPDATE: THIS TRIP IS FILLED! IF YOU’RE INTERESTED IN ATTENDING ANOTHER LEARNING TOUR IN THE FUTURE, PLEASE SEND US AN EMAIL AT AMIGOS@CASADELOSAMIGOS.ORG. If you’re attending the Section of the Americas Meeting and want to stay at the Casa please write to reservaciones@casadelosamigos.org

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Our Economic Justice Videos

We’d like to share three new videos about some of the Casa’s recent work. The videos were made by our talented summer volunteer, Molly Stuart. Please watch and share! Casa de los Amigos Visits Grupo Vicente Guerrero Here the Casa team visits Vicente Guerrero, a community engaged in sustainable agriculture projects, community-based development, advocacy for the

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Economies in the Hands of the People

Dear friends, I came to Casa de los Amigos almost exactly four years ago today. And what a few years it’s been! I’d like to share with you some of our most recent and exciting work, something that relates to my own personal journey to the Casa. In 2010, I quit my job in Washington,

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Un Desayuno Especial en la Casa

Les invitamos a un desayuno especial y casero el sábado 20 de septiembre a las 10am. Estamos recaudando fondos para adquirir un sistema de captación de agua pluvial que ayudará a reducir nuestro consumo de agua en la Casa. Ofrecemos el desayuno a cambio de un donativo que puede ir desde $125 MXN hasta lo

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Once Again! Bartering and Sharing Festival in the Casa

Este Festivalito surgió como parte de nuestros programas, con el fin de generar un nuevo espacio de economía solidaria. Buscamos fomentar relaciones y sistemas más equitativos, recíprocos y justos. Este ejercicio responde a la crisis económica global con una visión comunitaria, unificando redes de personas luchando contra la desigualdad y la violencia del sistema capitalista.

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Festival in the Casa: Sharing in the Bartering and Gift Economies

This Sunday at 12:30 pm, Casa de los Amigos is hosting a small festival dedicated to bartering, alternative currencies and the gift and sharing economies. Come visit and bring homemade products to share and trade!