CMSB 2022 reveal has arrived

Couldn't Attend sign-ups but still want to go on a trip?

See below for trip availability, then contact Tanner on the contact form & he will send you the application to secure your spot! We're pumped you want to join us!
Various spots on each trip will be reserved specifically for men and women, as well as some reserved for 21 year olds who can drive rental vehicles. Those categories are noted, and anyone can sign up for the "Any" spots!
Scroll down to see the trips CM has to offer for CMSB '22! Each trip has a description, cost, and some basic information you will need about that location. To jump to a location, just select one of the buttons below...

Bithlo, FL

Located just outside of Orlando, you may associate it with magic and mouse ears, but this trip will give you the opportunity to step beyond the pixie dust into a low-income community just west of downtown Orlando. Serving alongside United Global Outreach in Bithlo, your team will help as they cultivate a place of hope, connection, and growth that equips youth for leading a thriving community. You will reach out to the surrounding community and serve with members of the neighborhood to engage the homeless, repair homes, and help integrate the church into the community.

trip details

Type of trip: ✈️

COST: $800

Team size: 14

COVID VACCINE: Required (valid GVSU exemptions accepted)

Chimaltenango, Guatemala

Guatemala, located in the heart of Central America, is home to ancient Mayan ruins, beautiful scenery, and more than 50% of its nation living below the poverty line. This is a great opportunity to be immersed in a culture very different from America. You will help run a soccer program for kids, tutor classes in English, and support local ministries and orphanages. Your free day will include seeing the beautiful sites of Guatemala, visiting the local market, and you may even get a good hike in. You will fly with a team of 15. (Spanish-speaking not required, but helpful. Passport required.)

trip details

Type of trip: ✈️

COST: $1400

Team size: 15

COVID VACCINE: Required (no exemptions allowed)

Detroit, mi

What comes to mind when you think of Detroit? Is it Crime? Poverty? The Lions? A Blank Slate? We invite you to come see Detroit through Jesus' eyes: to walk alongside Detroit leaders, learn about Christian Community Development, and serve alongside us in restoration projects. We'll immerse you in the life and community of our neighbors and community partners, welcome you into conversations on race and justice, and make sure you see some of Detroit's hidden secrets along the way. You'll leave filled with stories to share and a new hope in how Jesus is faithfully working in Detroit and in your life.

trip details

Type of trip: 🚐

COST: $400

Team size: 12

COVID VACCINE: Required (medical exemption accepted)

Hammond, LA

Hammond, Louisiana is dealing right now with muck out/cleanup from the recent Hurricane Ida that happened just a few months ago in August, and will be transitioning in the coming months to a combination of continued clean-up and rebuild efforts in the recovery process. It is located just above the “toe” of Louisiana’s “boot” and a short distance from a number of great areas to explore, including New Orleans! 

trip details

Type of trip: 🚐

COST: $500

Team size: 14

COVID VACCINE: Required (medical exemptions allowed on a case-by-case basis)

Houma, LA

Located just a short distance from the Gulf of Mexico, and home to a colorful lifestyle, lively music, unique dialect, rich history, heritage and hospitality, Houma, Louisiana was one of the many places affected by Hurricane Ida when it came through in August. Since it’s located just outside the area of New Orleans. Partnering with a local organization, you will be doing hands-on work to help clean up & rebuild homes after the hurricane (from building walls, to installing siding, to painting!) Not to mention you get to take in the beauty of the nearby ocean and the culture of the Southern U.S.A.

trip details

Type of trip: 🚐

COST: $500

Team size: 10

COVID VACCINE: Required (valid GVSU exemptions accepted)

Jonesville, VA

If you are looking for some good-ol’ Virginia hospitality, this is the trip for you. Join forces with the team at Covenant Mountain Mission Bible Camp to destruct old things, construct new things, and get the camp ready for another year of serving students! This is a returning trip by popular demand, and the source of a lasting partnership with CMMBC! 

trip details

Type of trip: 🚐

COST: $500

Team size: 14

COVID VACCINE: Required (valid GVSU exemptions accepted)

Lake Charles, LA

Named after the “Lake Charles” it sits next to, this town in Louisiana suffered great damage after Hurricane Ida came through the Gulf in August, and for months to come, there will be much work to do to help the people clean up & rebuild the town they love. On this trip you may be repairing damaged homes or building brand new homes, and could have a hand in any number of projects that go into building a home; from building walls, to installing siding, to painting. Not to mention the bonus of spending the week amidst Southern hospitality & a short distance from the ocean!

trip details

Type of trip: 🚐

COST: $500

Team size: 14

COVID VACCINE: Required (valid GVSU exemptions accepted)

Laurel, MS

Located in the great state which you felt accomplished when you learned how to spell, Laurel, Mississippi is a charming southern town to visit. On this trip, you will be helping with recovery, reconstruction, and cleanup from the tornado that tore through on Easter Sunday of 2020. You will be helping with various hands-on projects on this trip, and have the chance to explore the area while you’re at it!

trip details

Type of trip: 🚐

COST: $500

Team size: 12

COVID VACCINE: Required (medical exemptions allowed on a case-by-case basis)

Mystery, USA

Can’t decide on where to go?! Let us decide for you! Embrace the adventure of the unknown by  joining 13 other students and traveling to an unknown destination. Where will you be going? You’ll find out! What will you be doing? You’ll find out! How will you get there? You guessed it -- you’ll find out!!  You will travel and share accommodations with your group of 14 while serving for the week!

trip details

Type of trip:❓

COST: $500

Team size: 14

COVID VACCINE: Required (medical exemptions allowed on a case-by-case basis)

New Bern, NC

New Bern, North Carolina is located just upriver from the Atlantic Ocean, and home to a Volunteer Village program in Craven County. They work very closely with volunteer teams and the local Long Term Recovery Organization that is still working very hard to put homes that were damaged by Hurricane Florence in 2018 back together.  Partnering with experienced volunteer couples stationed down there long-term, your team will take on the work that needs to be done, working right alongside a local disaster recovery team, and be able to also support them in a variety of ways as the week unfolds.

trip details

Type of trip: 🚐

COST: $500

Team size: 14

COVID VACCINE: Required (medical exemptions allowed on a case-by-case basis)

Pensacola, FL

Pensacola is located in the Panhandle of Florida and just across the bay from the sandy shores of Pensacola Beach, a beautiful stretch of land along the cost of the Gulf of Mexico! On this trip, you’ll get to serve alongside a local ministry to help with clean-up, recovery, and rebuild efforts after Hurricane Sally that tore through Florida in September of this year. Get ready to get your hands dirty and help however you can as they recover.

trip details

Type of trip: 🚐

COST: $500

Team size: 14

COVID VACCINE: Required (medical exemptions allowed on a case-by-case basis)

Portland, OR

The Portland of the west coast is home to diverse thinkers, believers, and backgrounds with nearly 25% of the population identifying with “no religion.” This city sits between glorious mountains and vast forests, but is one of the most unchurched locations in the nation. The need for spreading the Gospel of Christ is great, so help be a light in this broken city. You will dive right in serving with a variety of local ministries, serving the under-resourced people there & interacting with people with all kinds of stories and experiences. You will fly to Portland with a group of 11 and have a chance to not only make a difference, but explore the Northwest Pacific.

trip details

Type of trip: ✈️

COST: $950

Team size: 11

COVID VACCINE: Required (valid GVSU exemptions accepted)

Rehoboth, NM

Rehoboth is located in the northwest corner of the beautiful state of New Mexico, and is home to a great diversity of people & backgrounds, including a heavy Native American population. We will be partnering with Rehoboth Christian School to serve in the community and school in a wide variety of ways and with local partners, including soup kitchens, orphanages, and at the school. As a bonus to the service you get to do, you will have the opportunity to experience other parts of New Mexico and the Native American culture on your free day!

trip details

Type of trip: ✈️

COST: $950

Team size: 14

COVID VACCINE: Required (no exemptions)

St. Thomas, USVI

Sitting in the Atlantic Ocean, just east of Puerto Rico, this small tropical island is home to just over 50,000 people. Although they have mostly recovered from Hurricane Irma and Maria in 2017 in their rebuild efforts, St. Thomas Reformed Church is actively helping its community continue to recover where there is still need, as well as partnering with local ministries and organizations to provide hope for the people of the island. You will interact with members of the community in a variety of service opportunities. As for free time, enjoy the beautiful U.S. Virgin Island by exploring the beautiful coasts and walking around downtown. You will fly directly to the island with a team of 14. (Passport not required.)

trip details

Type of trip: ✈️

COST: $1450

Team size: 14

COVID VACCINE: Required (no exemptions allowed)

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