The August 2016 hospitalero training registration is open!

If you've been looking for a way to say thank you for all that the Camino has given you, look no further than American Pilgrims on the Camino and its hospitalero training courses. American Pilgrims' next training session is Friday, August 19th through Sunday, August 21st, 2016, in Portland, Oregon and registration is now open!. The information flyer is downloadable HERE. Or go to the Hospitaleros page for complete information on being an hospitalero, the training and other volunteer opportunities.

The American Pilgrims Grant Program

Are you aware that every year American Pilgrims makes grants to qualifying applicants? Awards fall into four major categories: 1) Infrastructure and Gathering; 2) mini-grants to American Pilgrims local chapters; 3) hospitalero training; and 4) hospitalero service support. Over the past four years, total awards have averaged about $25,000 per year. If you'd like to see if you or your non-profit organization might qualify, check out the Grant Program page. Member dues are a major source of funding for this program. Consider becoming a member today! Click HERE!
American Pilgrims Local Chapters

Are you aware that there are local groups scattered all over the U.S. whose goal is to connect pilgrims and to keep the spirit of the Camino alive? Under the auspices of the national American Pilgrims organization, there are now 38 local chapters, spanning from Anchorage to South Florida and from Northern New England to Southern California! Click HERE to see if you happen to live near one!