Student NameBianca Gonzalez
Faculty Mentor NameLisa Joniak Athearn
CollegeLiberal Arts and Sciences
MajorAdvertising
MinorGeneral Business
Research InterestsNon-profit sustainability, efficiency and innovation; migrant workers; migrant farmers; how to best work with and help migrants
OrganizationsChildren Beyond our Boarders, Service and Leadership of Today and Tomorrow, Wakeboard Club/Team, Rowdy Magazine
Hobbies and InterestsWakeboarding, diving, being outdoors, writing, art

Research Project

What Makes a Sustainable Non-Profit Organization : With a Focus on Migrant Workers

I would like to study what factors make a non-profit highly successful. I want research the key factors of effective and sustainable nonprofits by conducting archival research, interviewing and conducting case studies. The successful nonprofit organizations I would like to focus on are those that work specifically with migrant workers. I want to know how to best work with migrants and how to best help them.