FIND YOURSELF BY SERVING OTHERS
BENEFITS OF DISCOVERY HOUSE
Discovery House is a life changing, service and faith-based gap experience in Milwaukee, WI for individuals age 18-24. Participants will provide service as a full-time, volunteer intern at a non-profit serving the poor, live in community, and have a weekly reflection day to process this experience.
Here is why you should choose Discovery House:
More people are participating in gap experiences with positive results. During time of transition in life we can help you make wise and informed choices.
Individuals who commit to a service-based gap experience:
Make a positive impact in their communities
Grow in maturity, responsibility and sense of self
Develop leadership skills
Become more focused in school and improve their grades
Discern their career and develop skills that employers require
Have an eye-opening experience
Learn about justice issues facing our society and world.
FLEXIBLE Program options
There is no “one size fits all” solution for people looking for a gap year experience so 12plus1 offer a range of program options. We offer:
Discovery House: Summer Service Experience
8 week Summer Service Program May 29, 2019- July 20, 2019
4-week Summer Service Program June 19, 2019- July 20,2019
Discovery House: Full Year
(July 31, 2019- May, 22 2020)
Discovery House: Semester
5-month commitment July 31, 2019- Dec. 19, 2019
5-month commitment Jan 3, 2020- May 22, 2020
12plus1 offers a program that is cheaper than college and other gap year options.
One month summer program $400
Two Month Summer Program $800
Semester Program $2000
Academic Year Program $4000