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.
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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
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
What will you do when you turn 60? What did you do when you turned 60? The Casa’s turns 60 next year and we’re going to celebrate. Get excited for... Continue reading
A Visit from the Caravan of Central American Mothers Every year at this time, I write about the arrival of the Caravan of Central American Mothers and their powerful and... Continue reading
October is already over? It’s been awhile since we’ve sent out a Lo Que Pasa, but not because of lack of news and activities! This summer brought a full house... Continue reading
“I just need a place where I can live in peace,” exclaimed a Casa Solidarity Lodging guest, reflecting on his long journey to find refuge. Over these past few months,... Continue reading