AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Have a Heart Campaign 2006: for Universal Health Care
Project type(s) Community Service
Date completed 02/2006
Chapter University of California, Los Angeles Premed
Project Coordinator Elisabeth Berger
Summary of project This tabling outreach event was designed to bring the universal health care issue to the students. We tabled 2/13 - 2/16/06 (through Valentine's Day) handing out free valentines, with information on SB840 and the current health care crisis. After valentine's day we continued to table, handing out hundred of flyers and valentines about healthcare.

Content area Universal Healthcare
Number of participants 20
Participant hours involved 400 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 We recruited tablers at our meetings and were successful. Otherwise, the event in and of itself was advertising.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions Definately have something free to give away if possible. Have an interesting visual display to attact attention, and music.