Worst and Best Practices in International Aid Student Work

The Spring 2018 team created a presentation with an overview of all of their projects. View it here.

Adi Gill created  “Welcome Home”, an online platform that provides information for newcomers in New York City


Combining travel with volunteer service for a needy organization seems like a win-win for everyone, but is in fact fraught with hazards. Can this practice, largely derided as worst practice, be done in a responsible and productive way?

What easier way to promote charity than to buy a product that supports social enterprise? That “do good while you shop” tag on a consumer item boosts sales, but does it actually support the social good? The short answer: we don’t know, due to a lack of corporate transparency.