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Libya February 2023

Global Team

Jan 30 - Feb 2, 2023

Registration FullVirtual

Libya February 2023

Global Team

Jan 30 - Feb 2, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED This team will be traveling virtually to Libya for 4 mornings to connect with and support our missionaries serving in Libya, experience the culture, encounter God's heart for the unreached, and hear testimonies of changed lives. TEAM LEADER: Ryan and Lindy Ash DATES: January 30 - February 2 from 6:30am - 8:30am ==MAX TEAM SIZE== Max team size is 20 ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, November 7, and closes Monday, December 5 ==COST== DEPOSIT/PAYMENT: $50, due no later than December 5, with the 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 ==OPTIONAL SWAG GEAR== Virtual Global Team t-shirt (The name 'Libya' will not be on the t-shirt) & journal, $25; To guarantee a team shirt, place order no later than December. Email the Team Manager (see below for contact details) ==SHIPPING== Out-of-state shipping of experience bag, $15; please send this request to the team manager no later than December **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 those serving in countries we physically cannot get into at this time ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Wolf Winegard (wolf.winegard@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this virtual team!

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Spain February 2023

Global Team

Feb 5 - 13, 2023

Registration Full

Spain February 2023

Global Team

Feb 5 - 13, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED l Primary focus will be light construction. Opportunities may also include serving at the International church, prayer walks as well as connecting with and encouraging our missionary partners. Team Leader: Pastor Aaron Topp ==PASSPORT== Because of the shortened timeline, we require a colored copy of your valid passport to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. You may email that to rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org; otherwise, you can drop off a colored copy of your passport to our Central Ministries Center location (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville). Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12noon on Monday, August 8 and closes Monday, August 29; 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: $2,950 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than August 29, with online application and copy of a valid passport copy. 2nd payment: $925, due by Monday, September 26 3rd payment: $925, due by Monday, October 24 Final payment: $900, due by Monday, January 9 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging (hotel or 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 visa and health details as they become available, More details to follow. ==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: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team!

Registration FullVirtual

Japan February 2023

Global Team

Feb 6 - 9, 2023

Registration FullVirtual

Japan February 2023

Global Team

Feb 6 - 9, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED This team will be traveling virtually to Japan for 4 mornings to connect with and support our missionaries serving in Japan, experience the culture, encounter God's heart for the unreached, and hear testimonies of changed lives. TEAM LEADER: Pastors Jesse and Renee Johannesen & Kirby and Miwa Sato DATES: February 6-9 from 6:30am - 8:30am ==MAX TEAM SIZE== Max team size is 20 ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, November 7 and closes Monday, November 28 ==COST== DEPOSIT/PAYMENT: $50, due no later than November 28, with the 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 ==OPTIONAL SWAG GEAR== Virtual Global Team t-shirt (The name 'Japan' will not be on the t-shirt) & journal, $25; To guarantee a team shirt, place order no later than November 28. Email the Team Manager (see below for contact details) ==SHIPPING== Out-of-state shipping of experience bag, $15; please send this request to the team manager no later than November 28 **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 those serving in countries we physically cannot get into at this time ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Wolf Winegard (wolf.winegard@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this virtual team!

Registration Full

Peru February 2023

Global Team

Feb 17 - 26, 2023

Registration Full

Peru February 2023

Global Team

Feb 17 - 26, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED: This Men's team will be assisting with the refurbishment of a church in a river community. TEAM LEADER: Jason Kerr Lodging: Each team member is required to bring their own tent to sleep in. ==PASSPORT== Because of the shortened timeline, we require a colored copy of your valid passport to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. You may email that to either globalproject@rivervalley.org or megan.colvin@rivervalley.org; or, you can drop off a colored copy of your passport to our Central Ministries Center location (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville). Passports should not expire within 7 months of the return date; and should include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. For more information go to travel.state.gov. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, September 12 and closes Monday, October 3. 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== $2,850 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) DEPOSIT: $200, due no later than October 3, with online application & valid passport copy 2ND PAYMENT: $1,350 due by Monday, November7 3RD PAYMENT: $800 due by Monday, December 5 FINAL PAYMENT: $500 due by Monday, January 9 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance, a donation to the Missionary Host and a PCR COVID-19 test in-country. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Individual Tent, vaccination fees, passport fees, and expenses not covered by international travel insurance. *** Recommended PCR Covid test prior to departure (approx. $203) ==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 ==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. ==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!

Registration Full

Cambodia March 2023

Global Team

Mar 16 - 25, 2023

Registration Full

Cambodia March 2023

Global Team

Mar 16 - 25, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED: This team will have the opportunity to participate in children's ministry VBS, teaching English, light construction, painting and minor repairs in Cambodia! Team Leader: Pastor Carter Teply ==PASSPORT== Because of the shortened timeline, we require a colored copy of your valid passport to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. You may email that to either megan.colvin@rivervalley.org; otherwise, you can drop off a colored copy of your passport to our Central Ministries Center location (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville). Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, September 12. 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: $3,695 DEPOSIT: $200, due no later than October 3, with online application & valid passport copy 2ND PAYMENT: $1,300 due by Monday, November 7 3RD PAYMENT: $1,200 due by Monday, December 5 FINAL PAYMENT: $995 due by Monday, January 9 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging, transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance, a donation to the Missionary Host and PCR COVID-19 testing in-country upon arrival. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Security training (approx. $28), passport fees, visa fees (approx. $35), vaccination fees, and expenses not covered by international travel insurance. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== 20 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== 10 years and older are welcome All team members under 18 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian ==HEALTH== All team members are required to be Fully Vaccinated against Covid 19. 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!

Registration Full

Central Asia March 2023

Global Team

Mar 18 - 27, 2023

Registration Full

Central Asia March 2023

Global Team

Mar 18 - 27, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED l This team will be traveling to Central Asia 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 LEADERS: Bradley & Michelle McCoy Trip Cost Total: $3,650 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than October 10, with online application and copy of a valid passport copy. 2nd payment: $1,300, due by Monday, November 7 3rd payment: $1,300, due by Monday, December 12 Final payment: $850, due by Monday, January 30 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. Global Team staff will update you regarding visa and health details as they become available, More details to follow. 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 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)

Registration Full

Honduras Medical March 2023

Global Team

Mar 25 - Apr 1, 2023

Registration Full

Honduras Medical March 2023

Global Team

Mar 25 - Apr 1, 2023

REGISTRATION FULL | This team of medical professionals will be partnering with the Jungle Hospital in Honduras, one of our Kingdom Builders partners, to help meet physical and spiritual needs of people in Honduras. The team is designed for adults and young adults, at least 18 years of age who are trained medical professionals (physicians, nurses, dentists, etc.) or can serve as a Spanish speaking interpreter. Max team size is 20. For more information about the Jungle Hospital, visit junglehospital.com. TEAM LEADERS: Max Lundeen & Ashleigh Cutt ==PASSPORT== Because of the shortened timeline, we require a colored copy of your valid passport to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. You may email that to either globalproject@rivervalley.org OR aimee.bolton@rivervalley.org; otherwise, you can drop off a colored copy of your passport to our Central Ministries Center location (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville). Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12noon on Monday, September 12 and closes Monday, October 3; 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: $2,595 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than October 3, with online application and copy of a valid passport copy. 2nd payment: $995, due by Monday, November 7 3rd payment: $900, due by Monday, December 19 Final payment: $500, due by Monday, February 6 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, accommodations, transportation, and food. International emergency/medical insurance. Medical supplies and donation to the Jungle Hospital. Global Team swag gear. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Passport fees, and health requirements; including immunization costs and COVID-19 testing prior to departure, if required. Any expenses not covered by international medical insurance. ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== Proof of full COVID vaccination OR a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within 72 hours of arrival in Honduras is required for entry into Honduras. 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 issue, 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: Aimee Bolton (aimee.bolton@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team!

Registration FullVirtual

East Africa March 2023

Global Team

Mar 27 - 30, 2023

Registration FullVirtual

East Africa March 2023

Global Team

Mar 27 - 30, 2023

REGISTRATION FULL l Virtual Global Team: This team will be traveling virtually to East Africa for 4 mornings to connect with and support our missionaries serving in East Africa, experience the culture, encounter God's heart for the unreached, and hear testimonies of changed lives. Team Leaders: Danny & Netta Lundquist Dates: March 19th from 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm and March 27 - 30, from 6:00 am - 8:00 am ==MAX TEAM SIZE== Max team size is 20 ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, January 9 and closes Monday, January 30 ==COST== DEPOSIT/PAYMENT: $50, due no later than January 9, 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 March 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 those serving in countries we physically cannot get into at this time ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this virtual team!

Virtual

Zanzibar April 2023

Global Team

Apr 3 - 6, 2023

Virtual

Zanzibar April 2023

Global Team

Apr 3 - 6, 2023

This team will be traveling virtually to Zanzibar for 4 mornings to connect with and support our missionaries serving in Zanzibar, experience the culture, encounter God's heart for the unreached, and hear testimonies of changed lives. DATES: Pre-Trip Meeting; Thursday, March 23 at 7pm; April 3 - 6 from 6:30 am - 8:30 am TEAM LEADER: Pastor Mark & Pam Johnson ==MAX TEAM SIZE== Max team size is 20 ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, February 6, and closes Monday, February 27 ==COST== DEPOSIT/PAYMENT: $50, due no later than February 27, with a short online application INCLUDED IN COST: Experience bag | Tastes, smells, and sights of the region; Xplore devotional and prayer card ==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 PLEASE NOTE: Only participants that pay the $50 payment will receive an experience bag. Add-on participants do not. ==OPTIONAL SWAG GEAR== To guarantee a team shirt, place order no later than February 27. Virtual Global Team shirts are generic and do not have the location name on them. ==SHIPPING== Out of state shipping of the experience bag - $15; Please send this request to the Team Manager no later than February 27. ==VIRTUAL GLOBAL TEAMS== Virtual Global Teams are designed to help connect with those serving in multiple countries we physically cannot get into at this time ==QUESTIONS== Email the Global Team Manager: Wolf Winegard (wolf.winegard@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this virtual team!

Registration Full

Morocco April 2023

Global Team

Apr 21 - 30, 2023

Registration Full

Morocco April 2023

Global Team

Apr 21 - 30, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED // This team will have the opportunity to participate in prayer walks and relational evangelism, and assist with Business as Missions opportunities. Team Managers: Pastor Jesse & Renee Johnannesen ==PASSPORT== Because of the shortened timeline, we require a colored copy of your valid passport to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. You may email that to either megan.colvin@rivervalley.org; otherwise, you can drop off a colored copy of your passport to our Central Ministries Center location (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville). Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, October 3. 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: $3,595 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) DEPOSIT: $200, due no later than October 24, with online application & valid passport copy 2ND PAYMENT: $1,300 due by Monday, November 14 3RD PAYMENT: $1,200 due by Monday, December 5 FINAL PAYMENT: $895 due by Monday, January 9 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging, transportation, Global Team swag gear, international insurance, and a donation to the Missionary Host. NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Security training (approx. $28), passport fees, visa fees (approx. $35), vaccination fees, PCR Covid test fees and expenses not covered by international travel insurance. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== 15 Team Members ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== 16 years and older are welcome All team members under 18 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian ==HEALTH== All team members are required to be Fully Vaccinated against Covid 19 or have a Negative PCR test prior to departure. 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!

Registration Full

Middle East April 2023

Global Team

Apr 23 - May 1, 2023

Registration Full

Middle East April 2023

Global Team

Apr 23 - May 1, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED|This team will have the opportunity to connect, encourage, and serve with some of our River Valley 500 while participating in relational evangelism. Team Leaders: Brian and Angie Bomgren Co-Leader: Wolf Winegrad ==PASSPORT== We require a colored copy of your valid passport to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. You may email that to cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org; otherwise, you can drop off a colored copy of your passport to our Central Ministries Center location (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville). Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12noon on Monday, October 3 and closes Monday, October 24; 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: $3,650 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than October 24 with online application and copy of a valid passport copy. 2nd payment: $1,200, due by Monday, November 7 3rd payment: $1,200, due by Monday, December 5 Final payment: $1050, due by Monday, January 9 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 requirement 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: 12 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH / MANDATORY VACCINATIONS== 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!

Registration Full

Dubai May 2023

Global Team

Apr 29 - May 6, 2023

Registration Full

Dubai May 2023

Global Team

Apr 29 - May 6, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED: This team will be traveling to Dubai where some of our River Valley 500 are currently serving. Opportunities may include: prayer walks, meeting locals, photography & videography and supporting our missionaries. TEAM LEADERS: Pastor Daralee & Patraic Utecht ==PASSPORT== Because of the shortened timeline, we require a colored copy of your valid passport or receipt that your passport is being processed/renewed to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. You may email a copy to megan.colvin@rivervalley.org; or you can drop off a colored copy of your passport to our Central Ministries Center location (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville). Passports should not expire within 7 months of the return date; and should include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. For more information go to travel.state.gov. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, November 7 and closes Monday, November 28. 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== $3,675 DEPOSIT: $200, due no later than November 28, with online application & valid passport copy or receipt that your passport has been ordered 2ND PAYMENT: $1,200 due by Monday, December 19 3RD PAYMENT: $1,200 due by Monday, January 16 FINAL PAYMENT: 1,075 due by Monday, March 13 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 and PCR Covid test prior to departure (approx. $203). ==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 ==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!

Registration Full

Wildwood Hills Ranch May 2023

Global Team

May 4 - 7, 2023

Registration Full

Wildwood Hills Ranch May 2023

Global Team

May 4 - 7, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED: This team will serve parents & children during a Foster Families Retreat at Wildwood Hills Ranch in St. Charles, Iowa. Caring for children while parents complete training, providing games & activities for parents & children, encouraging, supporting and praying for families & Ranch staff. TEAM LEADERS: Pastor Lindsay Felstow (Apple Valley GO Kids Pastor) Chris & Ashleigh Cutt (Crosstown Campus Deacons) ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, January 9 and closes Monday, January 30. 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+: $300 AGES 6-12: $100 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 | Ages 6-12 $0 | Age 0-5 Free due by Monday, January 30 2nd payment Ages 13 + $100 | Ages 6-12 $50 | Age 0-5 Free due by Monday, March 13 3rd payment Ages 13 + $100 | Ages 6-12 $50 | Age 0-5 Free due by Monday, April 10 *** The deposit will be waived for all team members 6-12 after application has been submitted ==MAX TEAM SIZE== 25 ==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: Megan Colvin (megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team!

Registration Full

Turkey May 2023

Global Team

May 15 - 23, 2023

Registration Full

Turkey May 2023

Global Team

May 15 - 23, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED 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: Aaron Johnson ==PASSPORT== We require a colored copy of your valid passport to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. You may email to rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org; otherwise, you can drop off a colored copy of your passport to our Central Ministries Center location (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville). Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12noon on Monday, November 7 and closes Monday, November 28; 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: $3,500 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than November 28, with online application and copy of a valid passport copy. 2nd payment: $1,200, due by Monday, December 19 3rd payment: $1,200, due by Monday, February 6 Final payment: $900, due by Monday, April 3 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. ==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: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team!

Registration Full

Turkey 2 May 2023

Global Team

May 15 - 24, 2023

Registration Full

Turkey 2 May 2023

Global Team

May 15 - 24, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED l Sharing the Gospel one-on-one with those who have likely never heard it before. Possible trekking and prayer walks through unreached areas. Connecting with and encouraging our missionary partners. Visiting a Kingdom Builder partner project. PASSPORT: Because of the shortened timeline, we require a colored copy of your valid passport to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. You may email that to either globalproject@rivervalley.org OR rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org; otherwise, you can drop off a colored copy of your passport to our Central Ministries Center location (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville). Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. REGISTRATION: Closes Monday, November 28; 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 Trip Cost Total: $3,500 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than November 28, with online application and copy of a valid passport copy. 2nd payment: $1,100, due by Monday, December 19 3rd payment: $1,100, due by Monday, February 20 Final payment: $1,100, due by Monday, April 10 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. TEAM LEADERS: Keith & Kristin Peterson AGE RESTRICTIONS: Must be at least 18 years old HEALTH / MANDATORY VACCINATIONS: 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 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!

Twin Cities May 2023

Global Team

May 18 - 21, 2023

Twin Cities May 2023

Global Team

May 18 - 21, 2023

This team will be partnering with a variety of local ministries and will be serving the hurting and different ethnic communities in our own backyard. Team Leaders: Dave & Jeanne Ritzman (City Campus Deacons) ==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 $100 Registration opens on Monday, February 6 at 12noon Registration closes Monday, February 27 ==COST== $395 Deposit. $100 due no later than February 27, with online application 2nd payment: $150 due by Monday, March 27 Final payment: $145 due by Monday, May 1 INCLUDED IN COST: Food, lodging , transportation in the city, Global Team swag gear, and donation to the Missionary Host NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Transportation to and from the city ==LODGING== Team will be staying at North Central University. Sleeping bags or personal bedding will be needed. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== Max team size: 15 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Designed for ages 12 and up Anyone under the age of 18 needs to be accompanied by a parent or guardian Team limit of no more than 15 ==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!

Registration Full

El Salvador June 2023

Global Team

Jun 10 - 17, 2023

Registration Full

El Salvador June 2023

Global Team

Jun 10 - 17, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED | This FAMILIES team will have the opportunity to participate in evangelism, minor projects that may include painting and cleaning. Team Leader: Kyle & Nealy Lanzen and Matt & Stephanie Swanson ==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. You may email that to either cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org; otherwise, you can drop off a colored copy of your passport to our Central Ministries Center location (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville), Attn: Cassie Gullickson. Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, January 9 and closes Monday, February 6; Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application, deposit and passport verification. ==COST== Trip Cost Total: $1995 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than February 6, with online application and passport verification 2nd payment: $750, due by Monday, March 6 3rd payment: $750, due by Monday, April 10 Final payment: $295, due by Monday, May 15 Included In Cost: Airfare, food, lodging, transportation, Global Team swag gear, tourism card ($12), international insurance and a donation to the Missionary Host. Not Included In Cost: Health requirement expenses. Global Team staff will update you regarding visa and health details if needed as they become available, more details to follow. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== 30 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Families with children ages 10 and older Anyone under the age of 18 needs to be accompanied by a parent or guardian ==HEALTH / MANDATORY VACCINATIONS== 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 the 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!

Registration Full

France June 2023

Global Team

Jun 16 - 24, 2023

Registration Full

France June 2023

Global Team

Jun 16 - 24, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED: This team will be traveling to France where some of our River Valley 500 are currently serving. The team will attend a music festival to meet and engage with locals. Other opportunities include working with: the church plant, people seeking refuge and community outreach. TEAM LEADERS: Pastor Davey & Nicole Collins ==PASSPORT== Because of the shortened timeline, we require a colored copy of your valid passport or receipt that your passport is being processed/renewed to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. You may email a copy to megan.colvin@rivervalley.org; or you can drop off a colored copy of your passport to our Central Ministries Center location (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville). Passports should not expire within 7 months of the return date; and should include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. For more information go to travel.state.gov. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, November 7 and closes Monday, November 28. 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 November 28, with online application & valid passport copy or receipt that your passport has been ordered/renewed. 2ND PAYMENT: $1,400 due by Monday, January 23 3RD PAYMENT: $2,600 due by Monday, March 6 FINAL PAYMENT: 3,675 due by Monday, April 24 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== 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 ==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!

Madrid June 2023

Global Team

Jun 18 - 25, 2023

Madrid June 2023

Global Team

Jun 18 - 25, 2023

This team will have the opportunity to participate in street evangelism, evangelism workshops, and relational evangelism with the locals. Team Leader: Pastor Zeus Vital, Carl and Maria Sharperson ==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. You may email that to either cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org; otherwise, you can drop off a colored copy of your passport to our Central Ministries Center location (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville), Attn: Cassie Gullickson. Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, January 9 and closes Monday, February 6; Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application, deposit and passport verification. ==COST== Trip Cost Total: $3,450 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than February 6, with online application and passport verification 2nd payment: $1,200, due by Monday, March 6 3rd payment: $1,200, due by Monday, April 10 Final payment: $850, due by Monday, May 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 requirement expenses. Global Team staff will update you regarding visa and health details if needed as they become available, more details to follow. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== 12 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH / MANDATORY VACCINATIONS== 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 the 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!

Registration Full

Egypt June 2023

Global Team

Jun 23 - Jul 1, 2023

Registration Full

Egypt June 2023

Global Team

Jun 23 - Jul 1, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED | YOUTH ONLY TEAM: This team will be working at a local kids camp and possible orphanage visit. The team will also be connecting with other workers from different Arab World countries and encouraging our partners within the country. Team Leaders: Pastor Tyler and Niki Geraghty (YTH / Crosstown) ==PASSPORT== We require a passport copy or receipt that your passport is being processed/renewed to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. You can either drop off a copy at our Central Ministries Center, Attn: Cassie Gullickson or email a copy to cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org. Please note, your physical passport will need to be turned into Central Ministries (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville) no later than June 1 and will be kept in a safe until the leader brings it to the airport on the day of departure. ==REGISTRATION== Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis To reserve your spot, please submit the online application, deposit of $200, and a passport copy or receipt that your passport is being processed/renewed Registration opens on Monday, November 7 at 12noon Registration closes Monday, November 28 ==COST== $3,500 Deposit. $200 due no later than November 28, with online application & a passport copy or receipt that your passport is being processed/renewed 2nd payment: $1200 due by Monday, January 2 3rd payment: $1200 due by Monday, March 6 Final payment: $900 due by Monday, May 8 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging (hotel), transportation and international insurance, Global Team swag gear, limited sightseeing, and donation to the Missionary Host NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Passport fees, and expenses not covered by international travel insurance ==MAX TEAM SIZE== Max team size: 15 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Youth only team. Must be at least 16 years old (Sophomore, Junior, or Senior in High School) at the time of trip. Team limit of no more than 15 ==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!

Registration Full

Ireland June 2023

Global Team

Jun 30 - Jul 9, 2023

Registration Full

Ireland June 2023

Global Team

Jun 30 - Jul 9, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED | YOUTH ONLY TEAM: This team will have the opportunity to participate in: a community VBS,outreach and serving within the community and summer student internship program assistance. Team Leaders: Pastor Jamer and Marissa Shrum (YTH / Apple Valley) ==PASSPORT== We require a passport copy or receipt that your passport is being processed/renewed to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. You can either drop off a copy at our Central Ministries Center, Attn: Cassie Gullickson or email a copy to cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org. Please note, your physical passport will need to be turned into Central Ministries (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville) no later than June 1 and will be kept in a safe until the leader brings it to the airport on the day of departure. ==REGISTRATION== Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis To reserve your spot, please submit the online application, deposit of $200, and a passport copy or receipt that your passport is being processed/renewed Registration opens on Monday, November 7 at 12noon Registration closes Monday, November 28 ==COST== $3,500 Deposit. $200 due no later than November 28, with online application & a passport copy or receipt that your passport is being processed/renewed 2nd payment: $1200 due by Monday, January 2 3rd payment: $1200 due by Monday, March 6 Final payment: $900 due by Monday, May 8 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging (hotel), transportation and international insurance, Global Team swag gear, limited sightseeing, and donation to the Missionary Host NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Passport fees, and expenses not covered by international travel insurance ==MAX TEAM SIZE== Max team size: 14 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Youth only team. Must be at least 17 years old (Sophomore, Junior, or Senior in High School) at the time of trip. Team limit of no more than 14 ==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!

Egypt July 2023

Global Team

Jul 1 - 9, 2023

Egypt July 2023

Global Team

Jul 1 - 9, 2023

This team will have the opportunity to participate in missiological education and training, prayer walks and relational evangelism, minister to the national church, and connect with several of our missionaries in Egypt! Team Leaders: Pastor Lindsay Swiggum & Pastor Shawn Roehl ==PASSPORT== We require a colored copy of your valid passport to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. You may email to rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org; otherwise, you can drop off a colored copy of your passport to our Central Ministries Center location (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville). Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12noon on Monday, January 9 and closes Monday, January 30; 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: $3,680 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than January 30, with online application and copy of a valid passport copy. 2nd payment: $1,200, due by Monday, February 20 3rd payment: $1,200, due by Monday, April 3 Final payment: $1,080, due by Monday, June 5 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging, visa 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: 40 ==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: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team!

Wyoming July 2023

Global Team

Jul 22 - 28, 2023

Wyoming July 2023

Global Team

Jul 22 - 28, 2023

This team will be partnering with a church in Laramie, Wyoming. Ministry opportunities may include food distribution, outreach opportunities along with assisting with the Kids and Youth ministry. TEAM LEADERS: Pastor Mark Kenney - (Faribault Campus Pastor) ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, February 6 and closes Monday, February 27. Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis; To reserve your spot, please submit the online application and deposit. ==COST== $1295.00 Included in cost: Food & lodging Global Team swag gear and donation to Missionary Host NOT included in cost: Transportation, Gas, Food on the way to or from the Laramie, Wyoming Deposit $100 due by Monday, February 27 2nd payment $600 due by Monday, April 17 3rd payment $595 due by Monday, June 12 PLEASE NOTE, we are happy to purchase your airfare, just let us know ASAP. To purchase flights for you, the funds of your total flight cost need to be in your account, the same day we purchase your airfare as well as the ID information that you will use on travel days. If for any reason, you cannot or prefer not to go, we will refund/credit as much of the trip cost as possible. We will also work with you to make sure you get back as much airfare credit/refund as possible. ==MAX TEAM SIZE== 12 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Global Team Wyoming is designed for team members 14 years and older Any one traveling under age 18 will require a parent/guardian to travel as well ==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!

Wildwood Hills Ranch July 2023

Global Team

Jul 28 - 30, 2023

Wildwood Hills Ranch July 2023

Global Team

Jul 28 - 30, 2023

This team will host the end of year summer staff meeting/party, assist with cleaning projects and prep the Conference Center for upcoming events. TEAM LEADERS: Ben & Amanda Wetzell (Shakopee Campus Deacons) ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12 noon on Monday, February 6 and closes Monday, February 27. 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 AGES 6-12: $100 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 | Ages 6-12 $0. | Age 0-5 Free due by Monday, February 27 2nd payment Ages 13 + $100 | Ages 6-12 $50 | Age 0-5 Free due by Monday, April 17 3rd payment Ages 13 + $50 | Ages 6-12 $50 | Age 0-5 Free due by Monday, June 12 *** The deposit will be waived for all team members 6-12 after application has been submitted ==MAX TEAM SIZE== 35 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Global Team Iowa is designed for families. Anyone under the age of 18 needs to be accompanied by a parent of 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: Megan Colvin (megan.colvin@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team!

Argentina August 2023

Global Team

Aug 7 - 14, 2023

Argentina August 2023

Global Team

Aug 7 - 14, 2023

This team will be traveling to Argentina to where some of our River Valley 500 are currently serving. The team will participate in light construction on a University campus and support evangelism efforts with the local church. on a University campus. TEAM LEADERS: Pastor Dave Olson ==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 6 and closes Monday, February 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== $2,995 DEPOSIT: $200, due no later than February 27, with online application & valid passport receipt of color copy or verification of ordered passport 2ND PAYMENT: $1000 due by Monday, March 27 3RD PAYMENT: $1800 due by Monday, April 24 FINAL PAYMENT: $2,995 due by Monday, June 19 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== 20 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 16 years old Anyone under the age of 18 needs to be accompanied by a parent or guardian ==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!

Registration Full

Belize August 2023

Global Team

Aug 27 - Sep 2, 2023

Registration Full

Belize August 2023

Global Team

Aug 27 - Sep 2, 2023

REGISTRATION CLOSED | YOUTH ONLY TEAM: This team will have the opportunity to participate in: feeding programs with Children's Cup, minister to and encourage the volunteers; attend home visits and connect with the community. Team Leaders: Pastor Jillian and Kyle Brewer (YTH / Woodbury) ==PASSPORT== We require a passport copy or receipt that your passport is being processed/renewed to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. You can either drop off a copy at our Central Ministries Center, Attn: Cassie Gullickson or email a copy to cassie.gullickson@rivervalley.org. Please note, your physical passport will need to be turned into Central Ministries (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville) no later than August 1 and will be kept in a safe until the leader brings it to the airport on the day of departure. ==REGISTRATION== Registration for the team is on a first come, first served basis To reserve your spot, please submit the online application, deposit of $200, and a passport copy or receipt that your passport is being processed/renewed Registration opens on Monday, November 7 at 12noon Registration closes Monday, December 5 ==COST== $2,500 Deposit. $200 due no later than November 28, with online application & a passport copy or receipt that your passport is being processed/renewed 2nd payment: $800 due by Monday, January 2 3rd payment: $800 due by Monday, March 6 Final payment: $700 due by Monday, May 15 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, lodging (hotel), transportation and international insurance, Global Team swag gear, limited sightseeing, and donation to the Missionary Host NOT INCLUDED IN COST: Passport fees, and expenses not covered by international travel insurance ==MAX TEAM SIZE== Max team size: 25 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Youth only team. Must be at least 16 years old (Sophomore, Junior, or Senior in High School) at the time of trip. Team limit of no more than 25 ==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!

Morocco September 2023

Global Team

Sep 10 - 18, 2023

Morocco September 2023

Global Team

Sep 10 - 18, 2023

This team will be traveling to Morocco to be a support and encouragement to the partner on the ground. This Global Team may also participate in Arabic language lessons, relational evangelism interacting with Moroccans and sharing Jesus and prayer walks. TEAM LEADERS: Todd & Jalene Flicek (Crosstown Deacons) ==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, March 6 and closes Monday, March 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== $3,495 DEPOSIT: $200, due no later than March 27, with online application & valid passport receipt of color copy or verification of ordered passport 2ND PAYMENT: $1395 due by Monday, May 14 3RD PAYMENT: $2,495 due by Monday, June 9 FINAL PAYMENT: $3,495 due by Monday, August 20 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 16 years old Anyone under the age of 18 needs to be accompanied by a parent or guardian ==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!

Romania September 2023

Global Team

Sep 24 - Oct 1, 2023

Romania September 2023

Global Team

Sep 24 - Oct 1, 2023

This team will be traveling to Romania to be a support and encouragement to the partner on the ground. This Global Team may also participate in relational evangelism through Business as Missions & Community Development Initiatives. TEAM LEADERS: Pastor Alan & Heidi Pastian ==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 6 and closes Monday, March 6. 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== $2,695 DEPOSIT: $200, due no later than March 27, with online application & valid passport receipt of color copy or verification of ordered passport 2ND PAYMENT: $1095 due by Monday, May 1 3RD PAYMENT: $1895 due by Monday, June 19 FINAL PAYMENT: $2,695 due by Monday, July 31 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== 18 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 16 years old Anyone under the age of 18 needs to be accompanied by a parent or guardian ==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!

East Africa September 2023

Global Team

Sep 27 - Oct 6, 2023

East Africa September 2023

Global Team

Sep 27 - Oct 6, 2023

This team will have the opportunity to participate in relational evangelism, community service projects, prayer walks, as well as encourage, support, and connect with missionaries serving in East Africa. Team Leaders: Danny & Netta Lundquist Dates: September 27 - October 6, 2023 (Until airfare is purchased, dates could fluctuate by 1 day on the front or back end) ==PASSPORT== We require a colored copy of your valid passport to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. You may email to rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org; otherwise, you can drop off a colored copy of your passport to our Central Ministries Center location (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville). Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12noon on Monday, March 6 and closes Monday, March 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 ==COST== Trip Cost Total: $3,895 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than March 27, with online application and copy of a valid passport copy. 2nd payment: $1,400, due by Monday, May 1 3rd payment: $1,400, due by Monday, June 5 Final payment: $895, due by Monday, August 14 INCLUDED IN COST: Airfare, food, visa, lodging, 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: 12 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== A negative covid test within 72 hours is required if not vaccinated. 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: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team!

Middle East October 2023

Global Team

Oct 5 - 13, 2023

Middle East October 2023

Global Team

Oct 5 - 13, 2023

Opportunities may include English conversations, sharing the gospel with those that have never heard it as well as encouraging and supporting our missionaries. Team Leader: Logan Ketterling ==PASSPORT== We require a colored copy of your valid passport to be turned in at the time of registration, to be approved for this Global Team. You may email to rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org; otherwise, you can drop off a colored copy of your passport to our Central Ministries Center location (12345 Portland Ave, Burnsville). Passports must not expire within 7 months of return date and must include 3 blank visa pages, not amendment pages. ==REGISTRATION== Opens at 12noon on Monday, April 3 and closes Monday, April 24; 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: $3,895 (ESTIMATED COST UNTIL AIRFARE IS PURCHASED) Deposit: $200, due no later than April 24, with online application and copy of a valid passport copy. 2nd payment: $1,350, due by Monday, June 5 3rd payment: $1,350, due by Monday, July 24 Final payment: $995, due by Monday, September 4 INCLUDED IN COST: Visa, Airfare, food, lodging, 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: 12 ==AGE RESTRICTIONS== Must be at least 18 years old ==HEALTH== No covid requirements. No covid vaccine or negative test is requested for entry. 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: Rachel Schumacher (rachel.schumacher@rivervalley.org) We'd love to have you on this team!