AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title NMAS 2005 AIDS Walk
Project type(s) Fundraiser
Date completed 09/2005
Chapter University of New Mexico SOM
Project Coordinator Mariebeth Velasquez
Summary of project LGBTPM/AMSA organized team from the UNM School of Medicine, to participate in the annual AIDS Walk to raise funds for the New Mexico AIDS Services

Content area HIV/AIDS
Number of participants 20
Participant hours involved 40 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $50
Project funding Local chapter funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Mostly by mass emails. Response could have been better, but not bad for being the first time the school has had an organized team.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
4
Lessons/suggestions Early publicity! Allow more time for gathering sponsorships. Plan a post-walk social.