community based and faith-based partners in Agua Prieta, Sonora, Mexico,
DouglaPrieta Works promotes a mutual aid ethic among community members
with a goal of economic self-sufficiency.
envision a community that enables all members to meet their basic needs and promotes the opportunity
to pursue their dreams.
As the United
States component of philanthropic partnership the goals of DouglaPrieta
To support our Mexican
partners raising capital for equipment and training. We also coordinate
volunteer and site visits.
support education through scholarships.
To assist our Mexican partners in achieving their
To provide educational
and volunteer opportunities for Americans wishing to better understand
the unique problems of border communities on both sides of the US/Mexico
To encourage self-sufficiency by
developing region-appropriate food production systems using a
permaculture model through a
community demonstration garden, household kitchen gardens, and outreach
to schools, organizations and institutions in the community of Agua