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Our 57th Summer


A Letter from Sara Nathan, AMIGOS President & CEO, on our 57th Summer     August 26, 2021 Our 57th summer has now come to…

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Adelante Festival Auction


A new tradition to support AMIGOS programs and Financial Assistance Fund   The first virtual Adelante Festival in 2020 brought together the AMIGOS community and…

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Meet Angely, the 2021 Bill Arnold Fellow


May 27, 2021 The Bill Arnold Leadership Award was created to remember a cherished member of our AMIGOS community. Bill Arnold passed away on August 5,…

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Día de los Muertos

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You’ve probably seen the colorful skulls and flowers that surface around Halloween every year, but did you know there’s much more to them than candy?…

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AMIGOS Programming and the Global COVID-19 Vaccination Effort 


AMIGOS has been involved in vaccination campaigns and public health initiatives in Latin America since our founding in 1965, a time when the world was…

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Update on AMIGOS’ Organizational Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion


Update on AMIGOS’ Organizational Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion   Last year, we deepened our organization’s commitment to creating a more diverse, equitable, and…

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Reasons We Love the Ecuadorian Coast


When people think of Ecuador, most people probably conjure images of the magnificent Andes mountains, fluffy alpacas grazing on green slopes, the equator, and maybe…

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Experiencing Colorful Colorado


When you step out into a Colorado summer day in the mountains, there are a few things you will notice. You will look up and…

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Mateo’s Statement of Purpose


Mateo (Peru ’14, Costa Rica ’19) was kind enough to share his statement of purpose for graduate school with AMIGOS. He cites his experiences with…

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