1. I want to serve others
  2. I want to grow in talent and faith
  3. I want to discern my life’s path
  4. I want to live with like-minded peers in community
  5. I want to forge profound friendships
  6. I want to discover and experiment with simple living
  7. I want to gain valuable work experience in the non-profit sector
  8. I want to get to know myself better and discover my finest character
  9. I want to explore my vocation, i.e. “ where my deep gladness and the world’s deep hunger meet”   – Frederick Buechner
  10. I need the freedom of my room and board being covered so I can truly invest myself in this adventure (and an exit stipend at the completion of my year of service to help me start the next adventure)
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