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New York City July 2024

Global Team

Jul 11 - 21, 2024

Registration Full

New York City July 2024

Global Team

Jul 11 - 21, 2024

REGISTRATION CLOSED // This team will have the opportunity to serve with Brooklyn Teen Challenge at 8 Nights of Hope of NYC. Helping to host the revival event as a part of hospitality, welcome, tech, prayer, & kid's ministry teams. TEAM LEADER: Lukas Patten (Shakopee Campus Deacon) ==IDENTIFICATION== Each team member will need to provide a valid ID, that shows first, middle and last name, along with date of birth. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, February 5 and closes Monday, March 11. Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application, deposit and a copy of your valid passport or receipt that your passport has been ordered/renewed. ==COST== $1,995 in USD DEPOSIT: $200, due no later than January 8 with online application Total Amount Due: $600, due by Monday, March 24 Total Amount Due: $1,400, due by Monday, May 13 Total Amount Due: $1,995, due by Monday, June 23 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, transportation, Global Team swag gear, and a donation to the Missionary Host. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== 20 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Megan Colvin (megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-02-05 12:00:00

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Montenegro July 2024

Global Team

Jul 19 - 28, 2024

Registration Full

Montenegro July 2024

Global Team

Jul 19 - 28, 2024

REGISTRATION FULL // This Global Team will be traveling to Montenegro to assist hosts with Faith & Fitness classes combined with Biblical devotions and life application discussions. The team will also have the opportunity to assist with english conversation clubs and kid's Sunday school classes. TEAM LEADERS: Matt & Heather Longawa ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to megan.colvin@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, January 8 and closes Monday, February 5. Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application, deposit and a copy of your valid passport or receipt that your passport has been ordered/renewed. ==COST== $3,795 DEPOSIT: $200, due no later than January 29 with online application Total Amount Due: $1,500, due by Monday, March 25 Total Amount Due: $2,700, due by Monday, May 13 Total Amount Due: $3,795, due by Monday, June 24 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance, visa fee, background check fee, and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Passport fee, visa fee, expenses not covered by international travel insurance ==MAX TEAM SIZE== 10 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old Designed for adults and young adults ==HEALTH== Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov ==INSURANCE== Your trip cost covers the expense of purchasing international travel insurance. It is unlikely that insurance would not cover something in a situation. Coverage includes giving each person up to $2,000 coverage if a travel delay, which includes COVID situations in the country. For those that would like a bit more detail, please email us for more information. ==REFUNDS== If you are unable to travel due to a positive COVID test or other medically related issues, we will do our very best to try and refund or credit you as much as possible but please note, that any expenses that have been pre-paid, pre-spent or are non-recoverable to us will not be able to be refunded or credited back to you. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Megan Colvin (megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-01-08 12:00:00

Virtual

Japan July 2024

Global Team

Jul 22 - 25, 2024

Virtual

Japan July 2024

Global Team

Jul 22 - 25, 2024

Virtual Global Team: This team will be traveling virtually to Japan for 4 mornings to connect with and support our River Valley 500 missionaries serving in Japan, experience the culture, encounter God's heart for the unreached, and hear testimonies of changed lives. Team Leader: Dasha Polyakova (RVLI Director) Dates: July14 from 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm, and July 22 - 25, from 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== Max team size is 20 ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, June 3 and closes Monday, June 24 ==COST== DEPOSIT/PAYMENT: $50, due no later than June 24, with online application INCLUDED IN COST: Experience bag ==OPTIONAL ADD-ONS== Additional participants (E.g.: spouse, child, friend, etc.) - $25 each; Must join on the same screen/device as the main participant; Email the Team Manager (see below for contact details) if you’d like to add someone ==SHIPPING== Out of state shipping of experience bag, $15; please send this request to the team manager no later than July 1 **Please note that only participants that pay the $50 payment will receive an experience bag. Add-on participants do not. ==VIRTUAL GLOBAL TEAMS== Virtual Global Teams are designed to help connect with missionaries from around the world ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this virtual team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-06-03 12:00:00

Registration Full

Barcelona July 2024

Global Team

Jul 22 - 30, 2024

Registration Full

Barcelona July 2024

Global Team

Jul 22 - 30, 2024

REGISTRATION FULL l This team will have the opportunity to do some minor construction and possibly helping out at a cafe with the International Church in Barcelona. Team Leaders: Pastor Kirk and Kaylee Graham (Executive Pastor of Local Ministries & Creative), Brian and Sarah Ingram (Leaders at Eagan Campus) ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Registration opens Monday, January 8 and closes Monday, January 29; Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and deposit. ==COST== Trip Cost Total: $3,295 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than January 29, with online application Total Amount Due: $1,300, due by Monday, February 26 Total Amount Due: $2,400, due by Monday, April 15 Total Amount Due: $3,295, due by Monday, May 27 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging (apartments), transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Health expenses. Global Team staff will update you regarding health details as they become available, More details to follow. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== MAX TEAM SIZE: 25 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team!

Registration Full

Turkey August 2024

Global Team

Aug 1 - 9, 2024

Registration Full

Turkey August 2024

Global Team

Aug 1 - 9, 2024

REGISTRATION FULL l Music/worship at a Cafe. Sharing the Gospel one-on-one with those who have likely never heard it before. Please note, this is an ALL band team and approval of your application is upon the review that your skill set is still needed for this team. It is first come first serve. Other potential opportunities include trekking and prayer walks through unreached areas. Connecting with and encouraging our missionary partners. Visiting a Kingdom Builder partner project. TEAM LEADER: Josiah Christian (Campus Pastor at Woodbury Campus) ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12noon on Monday, February 5 and closes Monday, February 26. Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application, deposit and a copy of your valid passport ==COST== Trip Cost Total: $3,325 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than February 26, with online application. Total Amount Due: $1,300, due by Monday, March 25 Total Amount Due: $2,400, due by Monday, May 6 Total Amount Due: $3,325, due by Monday, June 17 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging (hotel), transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Visa (approx. $55), security training (approx. $28). Global Team staff will update you regarding visa and health details as they become available, more details to follow. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== MAX TEAM SIZE: 7 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== GLOBAL TEAMS are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-02-05 12:00:00

Registration Full

Wildwood Hills Ranch August 2024

Global Team

Aug 2 - 4, 2024

Registration Full

Wildwood Hills Ranch August 2024

Global Team

Aug 2 - 4, 2024

REGISTRATION FULL || This family team will serve for one weekend and assist Ranch staff at Wildwood Hills Ranch in St. Charles, Iowa, by preparing a final meal for the staff and minor clean up of the ranch. **If you are interested in being added to the waiting list, please email cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org. ** TEAM LEADERS: Matt and Stephanie Swanson | Apple Valley Campus Deacons ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, February 5 and closes Monday, February 26. Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and deposit. ==COST== AGES 13+: $250 USD AGES 6-12: $100 USD AGES 0-5: FREE Included in cost: Food & lodging Global Team swag gear and donation to Wildwood Hills Ranch NOT included in cost: Transportation, Gas, Food on the way to or from the Ranch Team members will be responsible for securing their own transportation to and from Iowa for this Global Team. River Valley will not be coordinating carpooling or approving drivers for this team. More information about required arrival & departure times will be given at team meetings. Deposit Ages 13 + $100 USD | Ages 6-12 $0 | Age 0-5 Free due by Monday, February 26 2nd payment Ages 13 + $100 USD| Ages 6-12 $50 USD| Age 0-5 Free due by Monday, April 8 3rd payment Ages 13 + $50 USD | Ages 6-12 $50 USD | Age 0-5 Free due by Monday, June 17 *** The deposit will be waived for all team members 6-12 after application has been submitted ==MAX TEAM SIZE== 40 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Global Team Iowa is designed for families. Under age 18 requires a parent/guardian ==REFUNDS== If you are unable to travel due to a positive COVID test or other medically related issues, we will do our very best to try and refund or credit you as much as possible but please note, that any expenses that have been pre-paid, pre-spent or are non-recoverable to us will not be able to be refunded or credited back to you. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Cassie Gullickson (cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-02-05 12:00:00

Registration Full

India August 2024

Global Team

Aug 3 - 10, 2024

Registration Full

India August 2024

Global Team

Aug 3 - 10, 2024

REGISTRATION CLOSED | This team will be traveling to India to be a support and encouragement to the partner on the ground. This Global Team will also participate in relational evangelism through CrossFit and a trekking company. Team Leaders: Pastor Vicki & Lou Hernandez (Connections Pastor City Campus / Director of Infrastructure ==REGISTRATION== Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and deposit of $200 Registration opens on Monday, February 5 at 12noon Registration closes Thursday, February 29 ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 6 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==COST== $3750 USD Deposit. $200 USD due no later than February 29, with online application Total Payment Due: $1400 USD due by Monday, April 1 Total Payment Due: $2600 USD due by Monday, May 20 Total Payment Duet: $3750 USD due by Monday, July 8 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, lodging, food, transportation, international insurance, Global Team swag gear, limited sightseeing and donation to the ministry host NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Visa Fees (approx. $50 USD), Passport fees, Security Fees (approx. $32 USD) and expenses not covered by international travel insurance ==MAX TEAM SIZE== Max team size: 15 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Designed for ages 18 and older ==REFUNDS== If you are unable to travel due to a positive COVID test or other medically related issues, we will do our very best to try and refund or credit you as much as possible but please note, that any expenses that have been pre-paid, pre-spent or are non-recoverable to us will not be able to be refunded or credited back to you. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Cassie Gullickson (cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-02-05 12:00:00

Registration Full

Ability Tree, Oklahoma August 2024

Global Team

Aug 4 - 10, 2024

Registration Full

Ability Tree, Oklahoma August 2024

Global Team

Aug 4 - 10, 2024

REGISTRATION CLOSED | This team will have the opportunity to participate in a summer camp as counselors/staff and care for kids with unique needs in Adari, OK. TEAM LEADERS: Connor Ketterling | Pastor of Discipleship ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, February 5 and closes Monday, March 4. Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and deposit. ==COST== $1395 USD Included in cost: Airfare, food & lodging Global Team swag gear and donation to Ability Tree Deposit: $200 USD due by Monday, March 4 Total Amount Due: $650 USD due by Monday, April 8 Total Amount Due: $1100 USD due by Monday, June 17 Total Amount Due: $1395 USD due by Monday, July 15 ==MAX TEAM SIZE== 10 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years of age ==REFUNDS== If you are unable to travel due to a positive COVID test or other medically related issues, we will do our very best to try and refund or credit you as much as possible but please note, that any expenses that have been pre-paid, pre-spent or are non-recoverable to us will not be able to be refunded or credited back to you. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Cassie Gullickson (cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-02-05 12:00:00

Virtual

India August 2024

Global Team

Aug 5 - 8, 2024

Virtual

India August 2024

Global Team

Aug 5 - 8, 2024

Virtual Global Team: This team will be traveling virtually to India for 4 evenings to connect with and support our River Valley 500 missionaries serving in India, experience the culture, encounter God's heart for the unreached, and hear testimonies of changed lives. Team Leaders: Pastor Anthony & Hannah Cox (Campus Pastor at City Campus) Dates: July 28 from 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm, and August 5 - 8, from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== Max team size is 20 ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, June 3 and closes Monday, June 24 ==COST== DEPOSIT/PAYMENT: $50, due no later than June 24, with online application INCLUDED IN COST: Experience bag ==OPTIONAL ADD-ONS== Additional participants (E.g.: spouse, child, friend, etc.) - $25 each; Must join on the same screen/device as the main participant; Email the Team Manager (see below for contact details) if you’d like to add someone ==SHIPPING== Out of state shipping of experience bag, $15; please send this request to the team manager no later than July 1 **Please note that only participants that pay the $50 payment will receive an experience bag. Add-on participants do not. ==VIRTUAL GLOBAL TEAMS== Virtual Global Teams are designed to help connect with missionaries from around the world ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this virtual team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-06-03 12:00:00

Registration Full

Latin America August 2024

Global Team

Aug 11 - 19, 2024

Registration Full

Latin America August 2024

Global Team

Aug 11 - 19, 2024

REGISTRATION FULL // This team will be traveling to Cuba to be a support and encouragement to our partner on the ground. This Global Team may also participate in: visiting local pastors, supporting their ministries through: prayer, evangelism, marriage ministry, children's ministry & minor repair projects. To be added to the waitlist for this team, please email megan.colvin@rivervalley.org. Please note, joining the waitlist does not guarantee a spot, however, it will hold your place in line if space becomes available TEAM LEADERS: Pastor Aaron & Sue Topp (Eagan Campus Pastor) ==PASSPORT== For Global Team registration to be approved, passport verification is required. This entails a color copy of your passport or verification of an ordered passport. Your passport verification can be emailed to megan.colvin@rivervalley.org. or dropped off at our Central Ministries Office, Attn: Megan Colvin For more information go to travel.state.gov. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, February 5 and closes Monday, February 26. Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application, deposit and a copy of your valid passport or receipt that your passport has been ordered/renewed. ==COST== $2,795 in USD DEPOSIT: $200, due no later than February 26, with online application & valid passport receipt of color copy or verification of ordered passport 2ND PAYMENT: $1050 due by Monday, March 25 3RD PAYMENT: $1900 due by Monday, April 29 FINAL PAYMENT: $2795 due by Monday, May 27 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, Visa fee, food, lodging, transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance, and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Passport fees, and expenses not covered by international travel insurance ==MAX TEAM SIZE== 16 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov ==INSURANCE== Your trip cost covers the expense of purchasing international travel insurance. It is unlikely that insurance would not cover something in a situation. Coverage includes giving each person up to $2,000 coverage if a travel delay, which includes COVID situations in the country. For those that would like a bit more detail, please email us for more information. ==REFUNDS== If you are unable to travel due to a positive COVID test or other medically related issues, we will do our very best to try and refund or credit you as much as possible but please note, that any expenses that have been pre-paid, pre-spent or are non-recoverable to us will not be able to be refunded or credited back to you. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Megan Colvin (megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-02-05 12:00:00

LA Dream Center August 2024

Global Team

Aug 11 - 17, 2024

LA Dream Center August 2024

Global Team

Aug 11 - 17, 2024

REGISTRATION EXTENDED LA Dream Center : Los Angeles (August): Men Only: This team will have the opportunity to participate in community outreach and construction with one of our Kingdom Builder partners. LOS ANGELES DREAM CENTER: Located on 8.8 acres (2 miles from downtown L.A.). Reaches 40,000 people each month. 200+ ministries & outreaches. More info at www.dreamcenter.org Team Leaders: RC Colvin (Shakopee Campus Deacon) Chico Ford (Shakopee Campus Lay Leader) ==REGISTRATION== Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and deposit of $200 Registration opens on April 8 at 12noon Registration closes Monday, April 29 ==COST== $1595 COST INCLUDES AIRFARE Deposit. $200 due no later than May 6, with online application 2nd payment: $500 due by Monday, May 13 3rd payment: $500 due by Monday, June 10 Final Payment: $395 due by Monday, July 15 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging , transportation in California, Global Team swag gear, and donation to the Missionary Host ==LODGING== LA Dream Center ==MAX TEAM SIZE== Max team size: 20 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Designed for men only, ages 18 and older Team size up to 20 Team Members ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Cassie Gullickson (cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==Applications Open== 2024-04-08 12:00:00

Virtual

Thailand August 2024

Global Team

Aug 12 - 15, 2024

Virtual

Thailand August 2024

Global Team

Aug 12 - 15, 2024

Virtual Global Team: This team will be traveling virtually to Thailand for 4 mornings to connect with and support our River Valley 500 missionaries serving in Thailand, experience the culture, encounter God's heart for the unreached, and hear testimonies of changed lives. Team Leaders: Michael and Christine Golembiesky (Leaders at Apple Valley Campus) Dates: August 4 from 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm, and August 12 - 15, from 6:00 am - 8:00 am ==MAX TEAM SIZE== Max team size is 20 ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, June 3 and closes Monday, June 24 ==COST== DEPOSIT/PAYMENT: $50, due no later than June 24, with online application INCLUDED IN COST: Experience bag ==OPTIONAL ADD-ONS== Additional participants (E.g.: spouse, child, friend, etc.) - $25 each; Must join on the same screen/device as the main participant; Email the Team Manager (see below for contact details) if you’d like to add someone ==SHIPPING== Out of state shipping of experience bag, $15; please send this request to the team manager no later than August 1 **Please note that only participants that pay the $50 payment will receive an experience bag. Add-on participants do not. ==VIRTUAL GLOBAL TEAMS== Virtual Global Teams are designed to help connect with missionaries from around the world ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this virtual team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-06-03 12:00:00

Registration Full

Dubai September 2024

Global Team

Sep 1 - 9, 2024

Registration Full

Dubai September 2024

Global Team

Sep 1 - 9, 2024

REGISTRATION FULL l This Global Team will have the opportunity to travel to Dubai where some of our River Valley 500 are currently serving. Opportunities may include sharing the Gospel with those that have never heard it as well as encouraging and supporting our missionaries. Team Leader: Pastor Dave Olson (Chaska Campus Pastor) ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Registration opens Monday, March 4 and closes Monday, March 25; Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and deposit. ==COST== Trip Cost Total: $3,500 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than March 25, with online application Total Amount Due: $1,400, due by Monday, April 22 Total Amount Due: $2,600, due by June 3 Total Amount Due: $3,500, due by Monday, July 29 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging, transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Health expenses, security training (approx. $30). Global Team staff will update you regarding health details as they become available, More details to follow. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== MAX TEAM SIZE: 10 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-03-04 12:00:00

Registration Full

Sweden September 2024

Global Team

Sep 9 - 16, 2024

Registration Full

Sweden September 2024

Global Team

Sep 9 - 16, 2024

REGISTRATION FULL // This team will plan, prepare and execute a Women's "Inspire" conference, making a Kingdom Impact as they use their gifts and talents to serve the women of the International Church in Stockholm, Sweden. **IMPORTANT NOTE** Must be in good physical condition as you will be walking approximately six miles a day and moving & lifting 30 lbs or more during set up of the event. The country of Sweden has limited ADA compliance, team members will need to be able to walk and work unassisted. TEAM LEADERS: Renee Johannesen | Shakopee Women's Event Lead Autumn Graham | Maple Grove Campus Pastor's Wife ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to megan.colvin@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, April 8 and closes Monday, April 29. Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application, non-refundable deposit and a copy of your valid passport or receipt that your passport has been ordered/renewed. ==COST== $3,275 DEPOSIT: $200, due no later than March 25 with online application Total Amount Due: $1,225, due by Monday, May 6 Total Amount Due: $2,250, due by Monday, June 24 Total Amount Due: $3,275, due by Monday, August 5 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance, and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Passport fees and expenses not covered by international travel insurance ==MAX TEAM SIZE== 25 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== **IMPORTANT NOTE** Must be in good physical condition as you will be walking approximately six miles a day and moving & lifting 30 lbs or more during set up of the event. The country of Sweden has limited ADA compliance, team members will need to be able to walk and work unassisted. Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Megan Colvin (megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-04-08 12:00:00

Registration Full

Morocco September 2024

Global Team

Sep 14 - 21, 2024

Registration Full

Morocco September 2024

Global Team

Sep 14 - 21, 2024

REGISTRATION FULL // This team will have the opportunity to serve with some of our River Valley 500 as they share the love of Jesus through Arabic language lessons, relational evangelism, and interacting with Moroccans. TEAM LEADERS: Pastor Chris & Brandi Exley | Mobilization Pastor ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to megan.colvin@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, March 4 and closes Monday, March 25. Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application, deposit and a copy of your valid passport or receipt that your passport has been ordered/renewed. ==COST== $3,495 DEPOSIT: $200, due no later than March 25 with online application Total Amount Due: $1,395, due by Monday, May 6 Total Amount Due: $2,4950, due by Monday, June 24 Total Amount Due: $3,495, due by Monday, August 5 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance, and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Passport fees, Security Fees (approx. $32) and expenses not covered by international travel insurance ==MAX TEAM SIZE== 12 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Megan Colvin (megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-03-4 12:00:00

Registration Full

Indonesia September 2024

Global Team

Sep 15 - 25, 2024

Registration Full

Indonesia September 2024

Global Team

Sep 15 - 25, 2024

REGISTRATION CLOSED l This team will have the opportunity to lead English classes, prayer walk the city as well as encourage, support, and connect with missionaries serving in Indonesia. Team Leader: Lindsay Swiggum (Network Pastor) ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Registration opens Monday, March 4 and closes Monday, March 25; Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and deposit. ==COST== Trip Cost Total: $3,950 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than March 25, with online application Total Amount Due: $1,500, due by Monday, April 22 Total Amount Due: $2,800, due by June 3 Total Amount Due: $3,950, due by Monday, August 12 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, visa, food, lodging, transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Health expenses, security training (approx. $30). Global Team staff will update you regarding health details as they become available, More details to follow. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== MAX TEAM SIZE: 10 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-03-04 12:00:00

Registration Full

Thailand September 2024

Global Team

Sep 20 - 30, 2024

Registration Full

Thailand September 2024

Global Team

Sep 20 - 30, 2024

REGISTRATION FULL || If you are interested in being added to the waiting list for this team, you can email Cassie Gullickson at cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org. |This team will have the opportunity to serve with some of the River Valley 500 and participate in children's ministry, teaching English or setting up an English camp, light construction and prayer walks. Team Leaders: Bradley & Michelle McCoy | City Campus Deacons Pastor Bish (Hendrik) Bisschoff | River Valley Church Vancouver Location Pastor ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 6 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12noon on Monday, March 4 and closes Monday, March 25; Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and deposit. ==COST== Trip Cost Total: $3,895 USD (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200 USD, due no later than March 25, with online application Total Amount Due: $1,600 USD, due by Monday, April 29 Total Amount Due: $3,000 USD due by Monday, June 3 Total Amount Due: $3,895 USD due by Monday, August 5 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging (hotel), transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Global Team staff will update you regarding health details if any arise. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== MAX TEAM SIZE: 20 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov. ==INSURANCE== Your trip cost covers the expense of purchasing international travel insurance. It is unlikely that insurance would not cover something in a situation. Coverage includes giving each person up to $2,000 coverage if a travel delay, which includes COVID situations in the country. For those that would like a bit more detail, please email us for more information. ==REFUNDS== If you are unable to travel due to a positive COVID test or other medically related issues, we will do our very best to try and refund or credit you as much as possible but please note, that any expenses that have been pre-paid, pre-spent or are non-recoverable to us will not be able to be refunded or credited back to you. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Cassie Gullickson (cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==Applications Open== 2024-03-04 12:00:00

Virtual

France September 2024

Global Team

Sep 23 - 26, 2024

Virtual

France September 2024

Global Team

Sep 23 - 26, 2024

Virtual Global Team: This team will be traveling virtually to France for 4 mornings to connect with and support our River Valley 500 missionaries serving in France, experience the culture, encounter God's heart for the unreached, and hear testimonies of changed lives. Team Leaders: Keith & Kristin Peterson (Elder at River Valley) Dates: September 15 from 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm, and September 23 - 26, from 6:00 am - 8:00 am ==MAX TEAM SIZE== Max team size is 20 ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, July 8 and closes Monday, July 29 ==COST== DEPOSIT/PAYMENT: $50, due no later than July 29, with online application INCLUDED IN COST: Experience bag ==OPTIONAL ADD-ONS== Additional participants (E.g.: spouse, child, friend, etc.) - $25 each; Must join on the same screen/device as the main participant; Email the Team Manager (see below for contact details) if you’d like to add someone ==SHIPPING== Out of state shipping of experience bag, $15; please send this request to the team manager no later than September 1 **Please note that only participants that pay the $50 payment will receive an experience bag. Add-on participants do not. ==VIRTUAL GLOBAL TEAMS== Virtual Global Teams are designed to help connect with missionaries from around the world ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this virtual team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-07-08 12:00:00

Registration Full

Japan September 2024

Global Team

Sep 30 - Oct 8, 2024

Registration Full

Japan September 2024

Global Team

Sep 30 - Oct 8, 2024

REGISTRATION FULL l Great opportunity for those in their 20's to participate in relational evangelism through outreaches at the university, at cafes and even with the possibility of hosting/helping with an international party. (Location of Ministry: Tokyo or Yokohana) TEAM LEADER: Pastor Kaleb Graham (Maple Grove Campus Pastor) ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12noon on Monday, March 4 and closes Monday, March 25. Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and deposit. ==COST== Trip Cost Total: $3,750 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than March 25, with online application. Total Amount Due: $1,500, due by Monday, April 22 Total Amount Due: $2,800, due by Monday, June 3 Total Amount Due: $3,750, due by Monday, August 12 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging (hotel), transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Health expenses. Global Team staff will update you regarding visa and health details as they become available, more details to follow. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== MAX TEAM SIZE: 9 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== GLOBAL TEAMS are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-03-04 12:00:00

Registration Full

Turkey October 2024

Global Team

Oct 2 - 10, 2024

Registration Full

Turkey October 2024

Global Team

Oct 2 - 10, 2024

REGISTRATION FULL l Participate in a weekend English camp. Trekking and sharing the Gospel with those who have never heard. Connecting and encouraging our missionary partners. Team Leaders: Josh & Morgan High (Pastors at Shakopee Campus) ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Registration opens Monday, April 8 and closes Monday, April 29; Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and deposit. ==COST== Trip Cost Total: $3,800 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than April 29, with online application Total Amount Due: $1,500, due by Monday, June 3 Total Amount Due: $2,800, due by July 22 Total Amount Due: $3,800, due by Monday, September 2 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging, transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Health expenses, security training (approx. $30). Global Team staff will update you regarding health details as they become available, More details to follow. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== MAX TEAM SIZE: 10 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-04-08 12:00:00

Registration Full

Cyprus October 2024

Global Team

Oct 3 - 11, 2024

Registration Full

Cyprus October 2024

Global Team

Oct 3 - 11, 2024

REGISTRATION FULL l This team will have the opportunity to visit a couple of biblical sites, pray for and delve into diverse Muslim, Orthodox, and secular cultures and learn more about Business as Missions (BAM) with some of our River Valley 500. Team Leaders: Carl & Maria Sharperson (Deacons at City Campus) ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Registration opens Monday, April 8 and closes Monday, April 29; Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and deposit. ==COST== Trip Cost Total: $3,950 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than April 29, with online application Total Amount Due: $1,600, due by Monday, June 3 Total Amount Due: $3,000, due by July 22 Total Amount Due: $3,950, due by Monday, September 2 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging, transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Health expenses, security training (approx. $30). Global Team staff will update you regarding health details as they become available, More details to follow. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== MAX TEAM SIZE: 10 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-04-08 12:00:00

Registration Full

Romania October 2024

Global Team

Oct 6 - 14, 2024

Registration Full

Romania October 2024

Global Team

Oct 6 - 14, 2024

REGISTRATION CLOSED // This team will be traveling to Romania to be a support and encouragement to our partners on the ground. You’ll have an opportunity to meet local leaders and hear stories of how God has changed their hearts and given them a desire to transform Romania. Team Leaders: Carson & Erin King | Crosstown Campus Deacons ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Registration opens Monday, April 8 and closes Monday, May 6; Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and deposit. ==COST== Trip Cost Total: $3295 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than May 6, with online application Total Amount Due: $1400 , due by Monday, June 3 Total Amount Due: $2295, due by Monday, July 29 Total Amount Due: $3295, due by Monday, September 15 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging, transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Health expenses, security training (approx. $30). Global Team staff will update you regarding health details as they become available, More details to follow. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== MAX TEAM SIZE: 18 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Megan Colvin (megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-04-08 12:00:00

Virtual

Egypt October 2024

Global Team

Oct 7 - 10, 2024

Virtual

Egypt October 2024

Global Team

Oct 7 - 10, 2024

Virtual Global Team: This team will be traveling virtually to Egypt for 4 mornings to connect with and support our River Valley Church supported missionaries serving in Egypt, experience the culture, encounter God's heart for the unreached, and hear testimonies of changed lives. Team Leaders: Chad & Tani Helgemoe | Apple Valley Campus Deacons Dates: October 7 - October 10 from 6:00 am - 8:00 am ==MAX TEAM SIZE== Max team size is 20 ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, August 5 and closes Monday, August 26 ==COST== DEPOSIT/PAYMENT: $50, due no later than Aug 26, with online application INCLUDED IN COST: Experience bag and donation to missionaries ==OPTIONAL ADD-ONS== Additional participants (E.g.: spouse, child, friend, etc.) - $25 each; Must join on the same screen/device as the main participant; Email the Team Manager (see below for contact details) if you’d like to add someone ==SHIPPING== Out of state shipping of experience bag, $15; please send this request to the team manager no later than August 26 **Please note that only participants that pay the $50 payment will receive an experience bag. Add-on participants do not. ==VIRTUAL GLOBAL TEAMS== Virtual Global Teams are designed to help connect with missionaries from around the world ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Cassie Gullickson (cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this virtual team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-08-05 12:00:00

Registration Full

East Africa October 2024

Global Team

Oct 12 - 21, 2024

Registration Full

East Africa October 2024

Global Team

Oct 12 - 21, 2024

REGISTRATION FULL // This Global team will be traveling to East Africa to experience day to day life with our hosts. Enjoying face to face connection with local English students, investing spiritually through prayer, exploring the city and local culture, and learning about dignity, lostness, and passion for Jesus among the unreached. Team Leaders: Pastors Mark & Pam Johnson | Care Pastors ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Registration opens Monday, April 8 and closes Monday, April 29; Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and deposit. ==COST== Trip Cost Total: $3995 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than April 22, with online application Total Amount Due: $2000, due by Monday, June 3 Total Amount Due: $3000, due by Monday, July 29 Total Amount Due: $3995, due by Monday, September 15 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging, transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Health expenses, security training (approx. $30). Global Team staff will update you regarding health details as they become available, More details to follow. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== MAX TEAM SIZE: 12 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Megan Colvin (megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-04-08 12:00:00

Registration Full

Berlin October 2024

Global Team

Oct 26 - Nov 3, 2024

Registration Full

Berlin October 2024

Global Team

Oct 26 - Nov 3, 2024

REGISTRATION FULL || If you are interested in being added to the waiting list for this team, you can email Cassie Gullickson at cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org. | This team will have the opportunity to interact with the Turkish people throughout the city, experiencing the Turkish Culture in Berlin, prayer walking and learning language. Team Leaders: Pastor Anthony Cox (Campus Pastor | City Campus) ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 6 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12noon on Monday, April 8 and closes Monday, April 29 Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and deposit. ==COST== Trip Cost Total: $2995 Deposit: $200, due no later than April 29, with online application Total Amount Due: $1,200, due by Monday, May 13 Total Amount Due: $2200, due by Monday, July 15 Total Amount Due: $2995, due by Monday, September 16 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging (hotel/AirBnB), transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Security training ($30) ==MAX TEAM SIZE== MAX TEAM SIZE: 10 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==INSURANCE== Your trip cost covers the expense of purchasing international travel insurance. It is unlikely that insurance would not cover something in a situation. Coverage includes giving each person up to $2,000 coverage if a travel delay, which includes COVID situations in the country. For those that would like a bit more detail, please email us for more information. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Cassie Gullickson (cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-04-08 12:00:00

Registration Full

Barcelona November 2024

Global Team

Nov 3 - 11, 2024

Registration Full

Barcelona November 2024

Global Team

Nov 3 - 11, 2024

REGISTRATION CLOSED l This team is an ALL-women's team assisting at a women's conference with the International Church in Barcelona. Team Leaders: Nicole Collins (Apple Valley Campus, Global Project Leader for 7+ Years) & Molly Dupuis (Apple Valley Campus, Former River Valley 500) ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Registration opens Monday, May 6 and closes Monday, May 27. Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and non - refundable deposit. ==COST== Trip Cost Total: $3,150 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than Monday, May 27, with online application Total Amount Due: $1,300, due by Monday, June 24 Total Amount Due: $2,300, due by Monday, August 12 Total Amount Due: $3,150, due by Monday, October 7 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging, transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Health expenses, security training (approx. $30). Global Team staff will update you regarding health details as they become available, More details to follow. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== MAX TEAM SIZE: 15 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov. ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-05-06 12:00:00

Registration Full

Southeast Asia November 2024

Global Team

Nov 3 - 12, 2024

Registration Full

Southeast Asia November 2024

Global Team

Nov 3 - 12, 2024

REGISTRATION FULL // This team will have the opportunity to participate in cultural activities to better understand the local community and engage with the local community through personal conversations & interactions, learning how to share the love of Jesus with locals. TEAM LEADERS: Patraic Utecht | Apple Valley Lead Associate Campus Pastor Daralee Utecht | Local Ministries Associate Pastor ==PASSPORT== Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. Please send a colored copy of your passport to megan.colvin@rivervalley.org. If you do not have a passport, please send confirmation of an ordered passport or confirmation that you have a passport appointment. This will be due within one week of your application being approved. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, May 6 and closes Monday, May 27. Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application, deposit and a copy of your valid passport or receipt that your passport has been ordered/renewed. ==COST== $3,995 DEPOSIT: $200, due no later than May 27 with online application Total Amount Due: $2,000, due by Monday, July 15 Total Amount Due: $3,000, due by Monday, August 26 Total Amount Due: $3,995, due by Monday, September 16 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance, and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Passport fees and expenses not covered by international travel insurance ==MAX TEAM SIZE== 10 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== Consult your personal physician for recommendations. Visit a travel clinic or check out cdc.gov ==GLOBAL TEAMS== Global Teams are designed to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of a specific community. We believe that command of Christ to go into all the world has not changed but we are certainly aware and respect the many challenges that exist locally and globally. We will absolutely do our best to take all the necessary precautions and work with our missionary hosts to adjust to the local guidelines but where there are needs and requests from our missionary partners and hosts, we want to provide an opportunity for those who are willing and able to go and help meet the needs. ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Megan Colvin (megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team! ==APPLICATIONS OPEN== 2024-05-06 12:00:00

UPCOMING Global Teams

Global Team

Dec 1 - 31, 2025

UPCOMING Global Teams

Global Team

Dec 1 - 31, 2025

As more details are confirmed, we will update the website. (ie. Team Leaders, Dates, Locations) Specific details for the Global Team (ie. cost) will be available closer to the registration open date. ==FEBRUARY 2025== Global Team Kenya. Leaders: Shawn & Kristen Roehl Tentative dates: Feb 14-24. Registration is scheduled to open August 5. This Global Team will have the opportunity to participate in relational evangelism as they interact with Kenyans in the community and possibly participating in school outreaches and kid's crusades. (Team Manager: Megan Colvin - megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) ==MARCH 2025== Global Team Cambodia. Leaders: Brian & Angie Bomgren Tentative dates: March 7-17. Registration is scheduled to open September 9. This Global Team will have the opportunity to participate in children's ministry VBS, teaching English, light construction, painting and minor repairs in Cambodia! (Team Manager: Megan Colvin - megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) Global Team Egypt. Leaders: Anthony & Hannah Cox. Tentative dates: March 14-22. Registration is scheduled to open September 16. This team will have the opportunity to serve with some of our River Valley 500 as they share the love of Jesus through Arabic language lessons, relational evangelism, and interacting with Egyptians. (Team Manager: Heather Gruenhagen - heather.gruenhagen@rivervalley.org) ==APRIL 2025== Global Team Central Asia. Leaders: TBD Tentative dates: April 25 - May 4. Registration is scheduled to open October 7. This Global Team will have the opportunity to participate in humanitarian work and business development, assisting with coaching/training in health, agriculture or business. The team may also facilitate a Holy Spirit Retreat for the local church. (Team Manager: Megan Colvin - megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) Global Team Jordan. Leaders: Davey & Nicole Collins. Tentative dates: April 1-10. Registration is scheduled to open October 7. Opportunities may include English conversations, sharing the gospel with those that have never heard it, as well as encouraging and supporting our missionaries (Team Manager: Heather Gruenhagen - heather.gruenhagen@rivervalley.org) ==MAY 2025== Global Team Liverpool. Leaders: Patraic & Daralee Utecht Tentative dates: May 9-18. Registration is scheduled to open November 4. This Global Team will have the opportunity to work with a new church plant, participating in relational evangelism through community outreach events and discipling church members during core classes. (Team Manager: Megan Colvin - megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) ==JUNE 2025== Global Team Azerbaijan. Leaders: TBD Tentative dates: June 20 - July 1. Registration is scheduled to open November 4. This Global Team will have the opportunity to participate in English conversation clubs, building relationships and opening doors for our hosts to follow up with and engage locals in ongoing deeper faith conversations. (Team Manager: Megan Colvin - megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) ==JULY 2025== Global Team Maldives. Leaders: Chris & Brandy Exley Tentative dates: July 7-14. Registration is scheduled to open January 6. This Global Team will have the opportunity to participate in community service projects that allow us to engage and bless the local community and begin relationships the hosts can follow up with and develop. There may also be opportunities for businessmen to lead training sessions and pastors to assist with leadership a training conference. (Team Manager: Megan Colvin - megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) ==AUGUST 2025== Global Team Hungary. Leaders: TBD Tentative dates: September 8-15. Registration is scheduled to open February 3 This Global Team will have the opportunity to participate in evangelism through connecting with local communities in Budapest. (Team Manager: Megan Colvin - megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) ==SEPTEMBER 2025== Global Team Cuba Leaders: Mark & Jamie Kenney Tentative dates: September 13-20. Registration is scheduled to open March 3 This Global Team will have the opportunity to participate in: visiting local pastors, supporting their ministries through: prayer, evangelism, marriage ministry, children's ministry & minor repair projects. (Team Manager: Megan Colvin - megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) Global Team India. Leaders: Carl & Maria Sharperson Tentative dates: TBD Registration is scheduled to open March 3 This Global Team will have the opportunity to participate in prayer walks and experiencing a day in the life of a Global Worker and how they engage with people while sharing the love of Jesus through their actions. (Team Manager: Megan Colvin - megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) ==OCTOBER 2025== Global Team Kyrgyzstan Leaders: Justin & Tara Mack Tentative dates: October 28-November 5. Registration is scheduled to open April 7. This Global Team will have the opportunity to connect with a team of workers as they participate in language class, learn how to share your faith, visit a local mosque, pray as you walk and learn more about the area and meet workers that are new to their assignment and encourage them in their next steps. (Team Manager: Megan Colvin - megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) Global Team South Africa Leaders: Kaleb & Autumn Graham. Tentative dates: TBD. Registration is scheduled to open April 7. This Global Team will have the opportunity to work with Urban Tribe hosting Kid's crusades, Youth conference and serve at the local Orphan village. (Team Manager: Megan Colvin - megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) ==NOVEMBER 2025== Global Team Southeast Asia. Leaders: Mark & Pam Johnson. Tentative dates: November 1-11. Registration is scheduled to open May 5. This team will have the opportunity to participate in cultural activities to better understand the local community and engage with the local community through personal conversations & interactions, learning how to share the love of Jesus with locals. (Team Manager: Megan Colvin - megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) ==DECEMBER 2025== Global Team United Arab Emirates. Leaders: Aaron & Sue Topp. Tentative dates: December 6-15. Registration is scheduled to open May 5. This team will have the opportunity to work alongside one of River Valley 500 families, experiencing Emirati culture, connecting with locals, encountering God's heart for the unreached, and hearing testimonies of changed lives. (Team Manager: Megan Colvin - megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) ==QUESTIONS== Email globalproject@rivervalley.org. More Global Teams to be announced as they are finalized!!! Stay tuned!