Volunteer

American Pilgrims on the Camino is an all-volunteer organization with a wide array of volunteer opportunities available to interested members. This page has a brief list of possibilities.

In addition, there are numerous volunteer opportunities on the Camino itself, including among others serving as a volunteer hospitalero (host) at a pilgrim albergue, volunteering in the Pilgrim Welcome Office in Santiago, volunteering at Terra Nova Pilgrim House in Santiago and the Ribadiso albergue welcome service. Please see the Hospitaleros page for details and further possibilities.


The Board of Directors of American Pilgrims on the Camino is always looking for new Board candidates. If you can envision yourself playing an important role in the future of American Pilgrims on the Camino and would be willing to serve on its Board, you are invited to contact us at boardnominations@americanpilgrims.org.

We invite volunteers to help with the following ongoing American Pilgrims' projects or tasks

  • La Concha, the newsletter of American Pilgrims
    - This is your opportunity to share your Camino experiences with your fellow American Pilgrims members. Visit our Newsletter page for more information.

  • Website
     - Please submit your advice, photos, current Camino news and other information to help us provide varied and helpful information..

  • Library
    - Book reviews for the newsletter.

    - Information on new books and articles for inclusion in our website book list.

  • CDs and Music
    - CD reviews.

    - Information on CD's, sheet music, DVDs etc. ancient and modern.

  • Historian
    - Archiving any and all types of information on the historical Camino.

If any topic in this list - or any other type assistance that you might think of - is of interest to you, please contact us at volunteer@americanpilgrims.org.

Rev 04/12/16