We welcome youth under 18 to the National Gathering. The process for registering as a youth, or as a chaperone for youth, is described below. For questions, please contact: [email protected]

- Please complete the conference registration online.  

- Please complete the documents listed below and email or mail to Archer Bunner:
    a) online, send scanned documents to:
        [email protected], or: 

    b) by mail to: 
        AVP YOUTH c/o A. Bunner
       142 SW 14th ST.
        Richmond, IN 47374  

        Note: Documents sent in after May 15th must be scanned and sent via email.

- When your documents have been received, a youth committee member will notify the registrar who will contact you.   

Documents for Youth Registrants 
Please provide the following items and download documents here: Youth Docs

Identify a chaperone you plan to come with. (If you have no chaperone, you may request one. Make your request to [email protected].  We will attempt to find a chaperone.)

2. Parental or guardian release

3. Medical release

Documents for Chaperone Registrants 
Please provide the following items and download documents here: Chaperone Docs

1. Expectations for Chaperone - acknowledged with a signature

2. National criminal background check from SentryLink ( demonstrating no record of sexual assault or crime committed against youth.  (A background check costs 20.00 and can be reimbursed by AVP-USA)

3.  Names of youth attendee(s) for whom you intend to be chaperone if you are coming to the gathering with particular youth contingent.