AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title AIDS Day Fundraiser
Project type(s) Community Service,Fundraiser
Date completed 12/2005
Chapter University of Connecticut SOM
Project Coordinator Charnetta Smith
Summary of project Donations of money and gloves were collected throughout the UConn Health Center and sent to AMSA, who distributed donations to Ethiopia in support of teaching healthcare skills to the people there. T-shirts were also sold and over $700 and 1000 pairs of gloves were collected.

Content area HIV/AIDS
Number of participants 100
Participant hours involved 100 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $10
Project funding Local chapter funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising e-mail, broadcast health center messages, in class announcements
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions We would have better organized t-shirt sales and orders, but other than that it was a very successful event!