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Partnership

2014

Feb 16-21 – Haiti

March 14-23 – South Africa

June 1-Aug 1 – FCA Staff: South Africa

July 4-12 – Bahamas

July 5-18 – FCA Staff: South Africa

Oct 22-Nov 3 – FCA Staff: India

FCA Sport-Specific

2014

Soccer
July 19-26 – San Pedro

Lacrosse
July 4-July 20 – Denver, CO

July 25-Aug 1 – Nicaragua

Aug 11-17 – Costa Rica

Various Sports

Mar 6-16 – Israel

June 3-16 – West Bank

June 12-24 -Jerusalem

Dominican Republic – Various Sports

May 13-18
Volleyball & Basketball
June 7-14
HS Boys Football
June 14-21
HS Girls Soccer, Volleyball and Softball
July 5-12
HS Boys Soccer & Basketball
July 8-14
SC FCA Baseball
July 12-19
HS Boys Baseball and HS Girls Softball

Various Sports

June 13-21 – Tecate, Mexico

July 27-Aug 3 – Spanish Wells, Bahamas

Oct 4-11 – Catacamas, Honduras

2014

OM Sportslink
Various dates
Baseball/Softball – Hungary

CEI Sports
Various dates – June/Aug
Women’s Softball – Asia & Africa

SportQuest
Various dates – June-Aug
Various countries

FCA Sponsored International Opportunities

 

Haiti: February 16th-21st 2014
FCA alumni team of Purdue athletes serving at Ephraim Orphan Project in Haiti. Construction and soccer ministry. Cost: $1200 + some incidentals in Haiti. Contact: Marty Dittmar FCA Purdue. ChaplainPU@gmail.com (back to top)

 

South Africa: March 14th – 23rd 2014
FCA student athletes will be serving over Spring Break at Bethesda Orphan Outreach in Hamannskraal, South Africa. Cost: $2100 ALL Inclusive mission trip. Contact: Marty Dittmar FCA Purdue. ChaplainPU@gmail.com (back to top)

 

FCA Staff – South Africa: June 1st – August 1st, 2014

FCA Staff couple to come for entirety of Impact South Africa Internship (June 1-August 1) and serve as shepherds and mentors for the program. Costs will be covered with the exception of airfare. Contact Quinn Evans qevans@fca.org, 919-819-4563. (back to top)

 

Bahamas: July 4th-12th 2014
University of South Alabama FCA Team will serve in the Haitian community of Spanish Wells Bahamas. FCA Team in the mornings would conduct soccer and baseball camps . In the afternoon FCA team will provided swim camp for the Haitian Community. Cost is $1900. All Inclusive Mission. Contact: Dennis Hayford/FCA: www.southalabamafca.org. (back to top)

 

FCA Staff – South Africa: July 5th – July 18th, 2014

FCA staff to come to Impact South Africa Internship as a “Camp Expert”. Help train our Impact Interns in FCA Camp Module and direct two multi-sport camps in Stellenbsoch, South Africa. All costs will be covered with the exception of airfare. Contact Quinn Evans qevans@fca.org, 919-819-4563. (back to top)

 

FCA Staff -India: October 22nd – November 3rd, 2014

FCA staff, wives, donors and volunteers come assist in our Women’s Conference in the North Eastern Part of India, in partnership with our FCA India staff. Contact Quinn Evans qevans@fca.org, 919-819-4563. (back to top)

 

FCA Sport-Specific Mission Trips

Various Sports

 

2014 FCA Soccer Tour, San Pedro Sula-Hondura.
July 19-26
$995 per person plus airfare. Need Soccer coaches and athletes and families. Will conduct Soccer clinics for coaches and athletes, soccer tournament, community development working with local orphanage, schools and clubs. Contact: http://www.fcagwinnett.org/soccer-tour (back to top)

 

Denver, CO- July 4-July 20. Lacrosse (Age’s 18-55 Men Only).
Approximate cost, $TBD.
FCA Lacrosse is working in cooperation with US Lacrosse and the Federation of International Lacrosse to serve at the Lacrosse World Games this summer in Denver, Colorado. We will be putting together a team of roughly 25 guys to serve as a practice squad for any international teams attending the games and to serve the FIL and US Lacrosse in any way we are able.

Contact: jhoffman@fca.org. www.fcalax.com/international Phone: 443-326-9957 (back to top)

 

Nicaragua- July 25-August 1, 2014. Lacrosse. (Men’s and women’s college age only).
Approximate cost, $2,200. (Plus Flights)
In cooperation with Lacrosse the Nations FCA Lacrosse is going back to Nicaragua for the second year in a row, to serve the local community in urban and rural Managua, participating in youth and school programs, participating in educational classes and extra-curricular activities.

Contact: jhoffman@fca.org. www.fcalax.com/international Phone: 443-326-9957 (back to top)

 

Costa Rica-August 11-August 17, 2014. Lacrosse. (Men’s and women’s college age only).
Approximate cost, $2,200 (Plus Flight).
In cooperation with Lacrosse the Nations FCA Lacrosse is headed to Costa Rica for the first time, to serve the local community by service and social justice, in cooperation with the local faith community. Trip members will also be participating in lacrosse practices with Costa Rican players.

Contact: jhoffman@fca.org. www.fcalax.com/international Phone: 443-326-9957 (back to top)

 

Israel: March 6th- 16th, 2014
Spring Break Trip with optional extra week. Cost $3000 – $3200 depending on departure location. Walk the Jesus Trail from Nazareth to the Mt of Beatitudes following the way Jesus came to call His disciples. Spend time at the beautiful Sea of Galilee the largest fresh water body in the Middle East. Visit Jericho , Bethlehem and Jerusalem and spend time with local sports teams or P. E. classes in Bethlehem , Extra week option will include trip to Petra and Mt Nebo in Jordan: cost $675. For more information contact Mike White at 304 673 8978 or email mwhite@fca.org. (back to top) 

 

Isreal: FCA West Bank Sports Camps June 3- June 16th, 2014
Join us for a trip that you will never forget ~! Apply now to be part of our team that will hold week long camps in the Biblical cities of Bethlehem and Jericho this summer. Have faith lessons in places that you have read about in the Bible and meet the wonderful people of the land. Cost is is between $3,700 – $3,900 depending on your departure location. Team members needed: Basketball, Soccer, Volleyball, Tennis both players, coaches and clinicians. We also need Athletic Trainers to provide coverage for the team and to teach Athletic Training basics at Bethlehem University as well as praise and worship leaders to lead songs at camp and during worship time. Extra week option is $500. Apply today! For more information contact Mike White at 304 673 8978 or email mwhite@fca.org. (back to top)

 

Isreal: FCA Jerusalem Football Project June 12th- 24th, 2014
Join us this June and participate in American Football Camps in the most recognized city in the world, Jerusalem as well as Beersheba and Haifa . Have faith lessons in places that you have read about in the Bible and meet the wonderful people of the land. Cost is is between $3,600 – $3,800 depending on your departure location. Team members needed: Coaches and American Football players, Referees and Athletic Trainers. Extra week option $500. Apply today! For more information contact Mike White at 304 673 8978 or email mwhite@fca.org. (back to top)

 

Sport-Specific Mission Trips- Dominican Republic: Baseball, Basketball, Football, Softball, Soccer, Volleyball

Want a new outlook on life? Come with us this summer! Change of Place + Change of Pace = Change of Perspective. Not only will participants have the opportunity to play sports in local villages/cities, they will also be able to interact with the people, play with the children, visit a local orphanage and deliver food to local villages. Many have said they thought they were going on the trip to show others the love of Christ and came back realizing that God used the local people to change their hearts and draw them closer to Him.

Cost: Average $995/person, plus airfare. (Each trip may vary slightly).
Contact: bwiedemann@fca.org; http://georgiafcabaseball.org/missions

May 13- 18, 2014- ATL Collegiate Women’s Volleyball & Basketball
June 7- 14, 2014- HS Boys Football
June 14- 21, 2014- HS Girls Soccer, Volleyball and Softball
July 5 – 12, 2014- HS Boys Soccer & Basketball
July 8- 14, 2014- SC FCA Baseball
July 12- 19, 2014- HS Boys Baseball and HS Girls Softball

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Tecate Mexico- June 13th- 21st, 2014
FCA Camps 2014: Basketball, volleyball, football, and baseball.
Approximate cost, $1,200 (airfare is NOT included). This will be #18 consecutive years in serving the Cetis High School and community of Tecate Mexico. Coaching and competition of the FCA Camps for each sport will take place in the mornings and afternoons. The mission team will also assist the finishing a house for a local athlete’s family. Cetis High School Administration and Athletic Department will partner again with FCA to share in the school and with all the teams. Contact: jpotter@fca.org Cell #: 239-292-4178. (back to top)

 

Spanish Wells Bahamas- July 27th- Aug 3rd, 2014
FCA Camps 2014: Basketball, volleyball, football, and baseball.
Approximate cost, $900 (airfare is NOT included). Coaching and competition of the FCA Camps for each sport will take place in the mornings and afternoons. Spanish Wells High School Administration and Athletic Department will partner with FCA to share in the school and with all the teams. Contact: jpotter@fca.org Cell #: 239-292-4178. (back to top)

 

Catacamas Honduras – Oct 4th – 11th, 2014
FCA Camps 2014: Soccer and baseball. Approximate cost, $1000 (airfare is NOT included). Coaching and competition of the FCA Camps for each sport will take place in the mornings and afternoons. Predisan partners with FCA to provide opportunities for FCA to continue to work with the schools; and this will be our 5th consecutive year with FCA Camps in Catacamas. Contact: jpotter@fca.org Cell #: 239-292-4178. (back to top)

Partnership International Opportunities

 

OM Sportslink

Baseball/Softball Summer Internship in Hungary

Hungary: June 14 – August 3, 2013 (starting and ending dates are flexible)

Internship Purpose: Working together with coaches from the OM Sportslink baseball/softball club and the Hungarian Baseball and Softball Association in coaching, training and playing with Hungarian national baseball players from Little League All-star teams through U21 National team. There will also be different opportunities to help our club teams with training, coaching and playing. You will participate in the training and tournaments of the Hungarian national teams. There are also opportunities to help with field development and character development sessions. Supervision will be provided by Sportslink staff and allow you to experience different aspects of Baseball sports ministry in Hungary. The program will be varied and exciting. Coaching experience is a plus but not required.

Cost is $1750 plus your plane ticket to Budapest

Contact: Terry Lingenhoel terry.lingenhoel@om.org Phone: 330-315-3877 (USA phone in Hungary)

 

Coaching/Playing Baseball/Softball in Hungary

Hungary: 2014 season (March – October: starting and ending dates are flexible)

Youth and men’s fast-pitch Baseball and women’s fast-pitch softball are growing popularity in Hungary but most of the clubs are looking for someone who knows and understands the sport to help them with coaching, training and playing. Because of its positive reputation OM SportsLink has been asked by the Hungarian Baseball and Softball Association to recruit Christian coachers/players for this opportunity. You will have the unique opportunity of sharing your love for Jesus through your love for baseball/softball. Besides working with a club, you will participate in the training and tournaments of the Hungarian national teams from Little League Majors to U21. There will also be opportunities to help with field development and mentoring and discipleship. Supervision will be provided by Sportslink staff and allow you to experience different aspects of Baseball sports ministry in Hungary. The program will be varied and exciting. Coaching experience is a plus but not required.

Cost is: $600 a month plus your plan ticket to Budapest

Contact: Terry Lingenhoel terry.lingenhoel@om.org Phone: 330-315-3877 (USA phone in Hungary)

Baseball/Softball Summer Camps-Outreach 1
Hungary: Sat 14 Jun 2014 – Sun 29 Jun 2014 · Apply by Mon 17 Mar 2014

Starting Sunday night with a family festival for the participants and their families, we want to pass on our love for baseball and teach good baseball fundamentals that model and teach Christian character so that they will fall in love with Jesus. Categories: Camps | Friendship Evangelism | Sports.
Cost: $780 plus your plane ticket to Budapest.
More info: http://www.om.org/en/mission-trip/us/g2087
Contact: Terry Lingenhoel terry.lingenhoel@om.org Phone: 330-315-3877 (USA phone in Hungary)

Baseball/Softball Summer Camps-Outreach 2
Hungary: Sat 28 Jun 2014 – Sun 13 Jul 2014 · Apply by Mon 31 Mar 2014

Starting Sunday night with a family festival for the participants and their families, we want to pass on our love for baseball and teach good baseball fundamentals that model and teach Christian character so that they will fall in love with Jesus. Categories: Camps | Friendship Evangelism | Sports
Cost: $780 plus your plane ticket to Budapest.
More info: http://www.om.org/en/mission-trip/us/g2087
Contact: Terry Lingenhoel terry.lingenhoel@om.org Phone: 330-315-3877 (USA phone in Hungary)

Baseball/Softball Summer Camps-Outreach 3
Hungary: Sat 19 Jul 2014 – Sun 03 Aug 2014 · Apply by Mon 21 Apr 2014

Starting Sunday night with a family festival for the participants and their families, we want to pass on our love for baseball and teach good baseball fundamentals that model and teach Christian character so that they will fall in love with Jesus. Categories: Camps | Friendship Evangelism | Sports.

Cost: $780 [USD] plus your plane ticket to Budapest.
More info: http://www.om.org/en/mission-trip/us/g2087
Contact: Terry Lingenhoel terry.lingenhoel@om.org Phone: 330-315-3877 (USA phone in Hungary)

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CEI Sports: Women’s Softball

Asia Competitive: 4 weeks June 24 – July 20.

CEI’s competitive team will compete against several professional teams. They will have a 5-6 day Training camp in Costa Mesa, California before heading overseas.
Approximate Cost: $3500.
Team Size: 16-18 persons.

Contact: cei@ceisports.org

Website: www.ceisports.org

 

Asia Clinic: 2 weeks July 20-August 2.

CEI’s clinic team will conduct softball clinics at a summer English program. They will have a 2-3 day training camp before heading overseas.
Approximate Cost: $3300.
Team Size: 4-6 persons.

Contact: cei@ceisports.org

Website: www.ceisports.org

 

North Africa Clinic: 2 weeks July 30-August 14.
CEI’s clinic team will conduct softball clinics with local girls. They will have a 2-3 day training camp before heading overseas.
Approximate Cost: $3300.
Team Size: 6-8 persons.

Contact: cei@ceisports.org | www.ceisports.org

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SportQuest Opportunities

SportQuest Belgium - July 14 – August 3, 2014

Sports: Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer, and Dance
SportQuest has worked in Belgium for 16 years in partnership with local churches and sport clubs to reach the youth of Belgium through sport.  You will be challenged physically, mentally and spiritually during an intense, high-adventure five day training camp that will help you bond with your team and prepare you culturally, athletically, and spiritually.  Your sport team will then travel to two of 15 cities throughout Belgium during the following two weeks.  Competition is offered including a one day tournament at the end of the expedition.

Cost: $2,995 (includes international airfare and in-country ground costs).

Contact:  info@sportquest.org   www.sportquest.org  Phone: 317-270-9495

 

SportQuest Ireland – July 3 – July 12, 2014
Sport: Golf
Take your passion for golf and your love for Christ to Ireland as we partner with PGA Head Pro David Foley at the world renowned Dromoland Castle and Golf Club. Your team will provide instruction for junior golfers and compete in a Ryder Cup style competition against an Irish team. Your team will also play a round of golf at the world-renowned links golf course, Lahinch Golf Club.  Requirement: Career average stroke of 82.0 or better.

Cost: $2,695 (includes international airfare and in-country ground costs).

Contact:  info@sportquest.org  www.sportquest.org Phone: 317-270-9495

SportQuest Costa Rica – June 19 – 28, 2014
Sports:
 Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer, Baseball, Softball and Dance
Costa Rica is a beautiful country with great food, weather, beaches and more!  However, in Costa Rica, sport is the main attraction. For years, and with great success, we have used sport as a platform to share God’s message of hope and salvation to the youth of the country in schools, sport clubs and more. Join us in this initiative to train and equip a new generation of followers of Jesus Christ in Costa Rica. Competition is offered (in select sports) against local club teams. 

Cost: $2,495 (includes international airfare and in-country ground costs.

Contact: info@sportquest.org  www.sportquest.org  Phone: 317-270-9495

 

SportQuest Ukraine – June 11 – June 26, 2014
Sport: Soccer, Basketball.

Ukraine, one of the biggest countries in Europe, will show you a dynamic mix of European and Russian influences void of Christianity.  Join us to help grow a new generation of leaders to start a spiritual transformation in Ukraine. Assist local missionaries by using your love of Christ and sport to reach the Shostka community (4.5 hours NE of Kiev). Through daily clinics and afternoon competitive tournaments we will powerfully and purposefully impact the local community for Christ.

Cost: $2,895 (includes international airfare and in-country ground costs).
Contact:  info@sportquest.org   www.sportquest.org  Phone: 317-270-9495

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