GAP experience: a time of saying yes . . .

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12plus1, presents Discovery House a service-based bridge (or gap) experience for individuals 18-24 years of age. 

  • Develop lifelong friends,

  • Make a positive impact in the community,

  • Learn about social justice issues,

  • Grow your understanding of God,

  • Reflect on what it means to be human,

  • Figure out your academic or professional future

    Say Yes to the road less traveled.

    Participants commit to one, five or ten-months of providing direct service, communal living and a weekly day of reflection. Learn more about these opportunities by visiting Discovery House

I do not know what your destiny will be, but one thing I know: the only
ones among you who will be really happy are those who have sought and found how to serve.
— Albert Schweitzer

Mission

Inspired by the Gospel and called to social justice, 12plus1 develops servant leaders who embrace a shared humanity and live as apostles through service, community, faith and love.