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Quaker Social Action in Mexico Learning Tour Begins!

This week we’ll be hosting a a nine-day Learning Tour for Quakers led by the Casa team.  We’re so excited to welcome seven Friends from across the US on this adventure.   During nine days in Mexico, we’ll be going about the city, enjoying fellowship with Friends, and engaging with important issues in modern-day Mexico. We’ll be exploring:

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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

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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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Day of the Dead with Spanish classes for refugees

Dear Friends, A dozen Nigerian, Haitian, Congolese and Iranian students got a lot of attention last Wednesday at Mercado Jamaica, a Mexican market that specializes in Day of the Dead supplies. Each year before November 2, the city fills up with ofrendas, colorful altars dedicated to friends and relatives who are no longer living. From

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