AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Better World Books Donation
Project type(s) Community Service
Date completed 03/01/2007
Chapter University of Missouri - Kansas City SOM
Project Coordinator Farheen Qurashi
Summary of project Over the years, our AMSA chapter had collected many medical texts that we just couldn't use or sell any longer, so we organized and donated them to Better World Books.

Content area Other
Number of participants 7
Participant hours involved 4 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost none
Project funding
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Flyers & email announcements to come help organize, pack, and mail out books.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
3
Lessons/suggestions Organizing and donating the books we already had was not difficult at all; I wish we had held an all-out book drive to collect more, even though we did have plenty.