We are now accepting 2018 Applications
Thank you for your interest in joining a Venture cycling or running tour. Applications are accepted on a first come, first serve basis. Space is limited! Your spot on the team will be secured after steps 1-3 are complete.
Step 1 | Application
Complete the first half of the online application below and pay your non-refundable $25 application fee. You will receive a link to the final half of the application in the payment confirmation email. Complete the final part of the application as soon as possible.
Step 2 | Interview and Acceptance
Once your application is processed, a staff member will contact you within three to five business days to schedule an interview. The interview is designed to ask questions not included in the application, and for you to learn more about the tour. Upon approval, you will receive an acceptance letter and preparation packet.
Step 3 | Paperwork and Deposit
Send the following to the Venture office within two weeks of acceptance:
- Signed Participant Agreement*
- Non-refundable trip deposit of $150 (online or check)
*included in the Preparation Packet
Step 4 | Join Your Cause!
Welcome to the team! After going through the interview and receiving the preparation packet, you will have the information needed to raise funds and prepare for the tour.
We use Mission Connex to process the application and accept application fees securely. If you wish, you may apply directly on the Mission Connex website here.
Venture is a 501c3 charitable non-profit organization (EIN 41-1720155). Your tax-deductible donation is non-refundable and non-transferrable to the fullest extent of IRS regulations.
Payments are processed and secured through MissionsConnex.
Donate Over the Phone
You may donate over the phone by calling (952) 886-7606.
Cash & Check Donations
Make checks payable to Venture and send to 511 East Travelers Trail, Burnsville, MN 55337. (Optional) To help a participant meet his/her fundraising goals, please attach a note and specify the participant you wish to help.
Your next billing statement will show a charge from Venture Expeditions.
You will also receive an email receipt as proof of this transaction. You will receive a letter with an annual history of giving that you may use for tax purposes.