AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title AIDS Week Bake Sale for Nyumbani Orphanage
Project type(s) Fundraiser
Date completed 01/2006
Chapter Wright State University Boonshoft SOM
Project Coordinator Lisa Nicholson
Summary of project Students baked a wide range of baked goods. HIV ribbons and other information were available and we had a table in the Student Union to raise awareness of HIV/AIDS issues and funds for a NGO in Africa serving childrened with HIV or who were orphaned due to the disease.

Content area HIV/AIDS
Number of participants 50
Participant hours involved 50 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost 0
Project funding
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Announcements were made in class and emails sent out. Signs were also posted.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions This event was done in collaboration with PHR. This was a great idea that not only raised money for an important community service, but also raised awareness of the issue.