Meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday, at 10 AM,

at former La Cascada Restaurant

The public is invited to attend all meetings. Click hot link for Google Maps site of La Cascada.

Board Meetings:     Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May (optional June thru Oct)

Next Meeting:  via SKYPE  Oct 18

Annual Meeting:     January




Sundays - November through April


at Amigos table, every Sunday; also available at Oso's & Octopus's Garden



The La Cruz Sunday Market

Mercado Huanacaxtle 

Sun, Nov 1st thru Apr 24 - 10am to 2pm




Sunday Dinners

6 PM 








Amigos Informal Get-Together

Returning June 2017 - click here for more info



Remembering Landon Hollander

Click on name above to read



Memorial at a later time



Absentee Ballot Request

USA citizens


Federal Post Card Application



Oct 20, 3 PM

O'Rourke, Plaza Marina


US Citizen Town Meeting

limited seating, contact Kelly Trainor,




2016-2017 Events


Year-Round: recycling plastic, garbage pick-up, Landscaping

Lina Bureau


Nov 9, 10, 11 - Dental Screening @Elementary School


Nov 29 - Welcome Back - Cena en Blanco  

Dinner in White

Steve Cross

Joanna Varvos


Dec 21 - Christmas Concert @La Cascada (tentative site)

Shari Decter Hirst


Jan 11 - Fashion Show @Oso's Oyster Bar

Gloria Martony

David Hibbard


Jan 23-26 - Free Dental Program for Elementary School @Senior Center

Amy Welch


Jan 22 - Senior Center Brunch @Octopus's Garden (tentative date)

Marichuy Ortega & Steve Cross


Jan 24 - Medical Cabaret @Octopus's Garden

Sherry Jacobs


Feb 28; Mar 1, 5, 7, 8 - Play: Sex Please, We're 60 @Langosta Diez (tentative site)

Patricia Spencer        David Hibbard


Mar 28 - Sail Away @La Peska

Patricia Spencer        David Hibbard


May 7 - Altruism Festival @Marriott CasaMagna (tentative date & site)

Cynthia del Pino



Formed December 2014, Amigos de La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, A.C. is an Asociación Civil (Mexican government recognized non-profit corporation) made up of volunteers working together in harmony to address the continuing needs of our community. 


July 2015, Amigos received Donatario status which allows Amigos to give Mexican tax donation credit.  Under the Mexican tax code, only the following activities are deductible contributions:  Relief, Education, Scientific, Cultural, Ecological, Research and Preservation of flora and fauna, Pollution control, Educational scholarships, Social development, Schools, and Public Service works.


Amigos is able to give USA tax donation credits through Banderas Bay Charities, Inc.

Amigos is able to give Canadian tax donation credit.

Contact treasurer Amy Welch for more information:   503 285 4007 (Portland, Oregon)


To contribute to the quality of life in the community of La Cruz de Huanacaxtle through cultural, educational, environmental and charitable assistance programs.


– Increase educational and cultural opportunities
– Facilitate improvements in health and safety
– Support a sustainable environment
– Maintain a collaborative relationship with local officials and citizen groups

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