AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title BP Volunteer Full Service Day
Project type(s) Fundraiser
Date completed 04/2007
Chapter Kent State University
Project Coordinator Leo Soehnlen
Summary of project Fundraiser for the Relay for Life sponsored by the American Cancer Society where we got the local BP gas station to allow us to pump customer's gas for a donation to support cancer research. We raised $248.66 in the five hours that we were there.

Content area Fundraising
Number of participants 11
Participant hours involved 27 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $7.00
Project funding Local chapter funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising We printed flyers and posted them around campus. we also made huge signs and had people stand on the sides of the road by the gas station to inform those driving by.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions Make sure to have enough staff for the entire day. We needed at least five people to properly man the a station with eight gas pumps. Prepare for cold and bad weather.