AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title AMSA Book Sale
Project type(s) Community Service,Fundraiser
Date completed 09/14/2006
Chapter Northeastern Ohio Universities COM and Pharmacy
Project Coordinator Ajay Jetley
Summary of project We collected books from students and accepted donation from faculty and our library, and sold them. We kept 15% as our fee for selling books for the students. Books that were donated but were not sold were donated to "Books for Africa." http://www.booksforafrica.org/

Content area Fundraising
Number of participants ?
Participant hours involved 10 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 E-mail and word of mouth. This is an annual event, so everyone knew it was coming.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
3
Lessons/suggestions Make sure you start collecting books early.