"We want to relate what we do in our faith to what we do with scouting."
The weeklong event seeks to promote Catholic education and engage students, teachers, and families in special activities and service projects.
Thanks to ananonymous donor, teachers - mostly young people serving through Americorps - should be able to move in by the end of the school year.
To ensure that the requirements of the Charter are followed, dioceses in the United States undergo an on-site audit every three years.
"We assist everybody who comes in whatever need they have."
On the reservation, basketball is life.
The pilgrimage, from March 13-22, will include daily Mass, tours of famous churches and monasteries, walking tours and sightseeing throughout Portugal and northwestern Spain.
The internationally-known Pilgrim Statue of Our Lady of Fatima will be visiting the Gallup Diocese