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

Our Economic Justice Videos

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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...
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Economies in the Hands of the People

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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...
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Un Desayuno Especial en la Casa

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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...
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Once Again! Bartering and Sharing Festival in the Casa

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

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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...
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Changes for our Coordinating Team

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Just this last week we said goodbye to Heather Nicholson, who has been the Casa’s Volunteer Coordinator for the last two years. The loss of Heather’s tremendous spirit and commitment...
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