Call for registrations for the 2016 Annual Symposium for Pilgrimage Studies!
The 2016 Symposium for Pilgrimage Studies at the College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, VA September 30th through October 2nd. The theme this year is The Arts of Pilgrimage. For further information and to access the registration form, click HERE.
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