PEACE is a nonprofit organization working in the Bay of Banderas, Mexico working to increase educational and economic opportunities through community development programs in the areas of education, environment, and animal health.


PEACE Punta de Mita works hand-in-hand with the communities within Punta de Mita and Higuera Blanca to identify and complete beautification projects that encourage long-term environmental health.  In exchange for participation, the community members receive food and household items.



PEACE Punta de Mita works with the public school system to provide students with dynamic educational experiences; it also offers educational opportunities to youth and adults not enrolled in formal education.

Initiatives include the following:

  • Alternative School
  • English and Computer Classes
  • Lending Library
  • Summer School