AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title White Coat Embroidering
Project type(s) Fundraiser
Date completed 11/2005
Chapter Texas A&M Health Science Center COM
Project Coordinator Angie Wu
Summary of project We had students' white coats embroidered with their names. Charged $12 per coat. Cost per coat to embroider was $5 so the profit was pretty good.

Content area N/A
Number of participants 55
Participant hours involved 60 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 email, order forms placed in students' mailboxes
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
4
Lessons/suggestions We made a lot of money, but we picked a bad embroidering company. They sewed the names on in a font that was too small. And they were ALWAYS late. The job took them 3 times longer than they said it would. We ended up having them re-do everybody's coat