Become a friend
Affiliation is invited from friends and supporters of the Venerable English College based in the North America.
Become a Friend for $100 or more and receive regular updates about NAFVEC and the VEC, as well as a copy of the College’s annual booklet, The Venerabile.
It was in 1579 that Pope Gregory XIII and Dr William Allen (soon to be made a cardinal) co-founded the seminary to form priests to serve on the perilous mission in England and Wales.
Today, you can join an exclusive community of supporters of the Venerable English College by becoming a member of the 1579 Society with an offering of $10,000 or more.
1579 Society Benefits
- Personal welcome communication from the Rector of the College
- Special recognition in upcoming NAFVEC newsletter
- Personalized conducted tour of the College and its Heritage Collections followed by a hosted lunch
- Personal invitations to events in Rome and North America
- Copy of the College’s annual booklet, The Venerabile
- Limited-edition 1579 Society membership pin