Sending forth the next generation of disciples

What is the Camino Project?

The Camino Project is a robust experience for young adults fostering personal and spiritual development walking the Way of Saint James. We do this through our 3 pillars:

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Pilgrimage

  • Pilgrims walk in the footsteps of the Saints on the +1,000-year-old Camino de Santiago de Compostela.
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Charity

  • Pilgrims dedicate their time to help disenfranchised communities and support in need parishes in at risk neighborhoods in Chicago.
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Sacrifice

  • Pilgrims give through sacrifice while answering the call of Popes and Saints to abandon comfort zones, go forth and make disciples.
 
 
The ship is safest when it is in port,
but that’s not what ships were built for.
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Donors

  • You can make a unique investment into the future of our Church by sending forth the next generation of disciples.
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Applicants

  • We provide scholarships for young adult Catholics (18-24) striving to spread Catholic teaching, awarded based on service and financial need, to walk the Camino de Santiago.
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Impact

  • We magnify the efforts of young, passionate Catholics, bolster local charities, benefit our neighborhoods, and build the Church all at once.