LEGAL STATUS

The Chilean Circle of Friends of the Camino de Santiago de Compostela is a non-profit Functional Community Organization of the I. Municipality of Vitacura (Santiago de Chile), with legal personality and its own patrimony.

We are an Association of Public Interest declared by the Ministry General Secretary of Government of the Republic of Chile.

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The Xunta de Galicia in Spain recognized us and registered us in the Registry of entities promoting the Camino de Santiago .

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We are founders and members of the American Federation of Associations of the Camino and Santiago and we are twinned to the Spanish Federation of Associations of Friends of the Camino de Santiago.

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We are part of the Communal Council of Civil Society Organizations (COSOC) of the Municipality of Vitacura for the period 2019-2023, with a titular Councilor.

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We have the Sponsorship of:

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- Municipality of Vitacura, Chile.

- Municipality of Santiago, Chile.

- Embassy of Spain in Chile

- Embassy of Portugal in Chile

- Campus Stellae Institute (Santiago de Compostela, Spain)

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We are twinned with different national and foreign institutions, with whom we share our objectives.

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We were awarded the 2019 Camino de Santiago Award in the International Category , as the best association of that year, awarded by the Xunta de Galicia (Spain).

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