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

Five Years of Spanish Classes For Migrants and Refugees in the Casa

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Feliz cumpleaños to the Casa’s free, daily Spanish classes for migrants and refugees! Last month we celebrated  this big moment – and the accomplishments of so many successful students  –...
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Gracias Margarita

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We want to remember the life of a dear friend, Margarita Camacho Torres, who passed away last year and would have celebrated her birthday this month. Margarita passed away on...
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Wanted: Community- Oriented, Social Justice- Minded Volunteers

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Friends, we’ve received some great applications for new full-time Casa volunteers but are still looking for more! Please help spread the word! As a volunteer, you live at the Casa,...
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Strengthening 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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