Wilkes University


LEAP-Alternative Break Application Available Now

The LEAP-AB program is excited to announce that application for intersession and spring 2020 is available for interested students.

The social justice focus of the experiences are:
  • English language acquisition — assist in teaching classes or tutoring. 
  • Housing disparity and rural home repair — roofing repair, drywall, flooring, painting, insulation, house cleaning and yard work.
  • Disaster Response — mucking and gutting projects, debris removal.
  • Community Development — help build or renovate homes and schools in the community. Work with children in the community to develop skills.
  • Animal Welfare — repair, build or clean enclosures. Work on beautification of sanctuary grounds.
Please note that there are two intersession and three spring experiences.