committee was established to help Friends share information about
projects in Latin America related to the Quaker Meetings in Pacific
Yearly Meeting (PYM). These projects support education and scholarships
for low income students, address the causes and effects of poverty
and violence, meet basic community needs, and provide training in
conflict resolution. Many offer opportunities for volunteering and
for educational trips to their countries.
Click on selections at the left to
find information about three programs with close ties to Quaker meetings
in Pacific Yearly Meeting:
• Casa de los Amigos
in Mexico City
• Guatemala Scholarship
• El Salvador Projects
of Palo Alto Friends Meeting
and information about other programs that individual Quakers of PYM
• Quaker Bolivia Link
• Walk with Earth (Caminata
por la Tierra)
• AFSC program in Colombia
• ProNica, etc.
This is a bilingual site. You may select your language on the upper
Unprogrammed Quaker meetings in Latin America
are listed as well. We hope this information will be useful to you.