AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

Project title World AIDS Day 2007: PEPFAR Reform
Project type(s) Community Service,Other
Date completed 12/01/2007
Chapter University of California, Davis
Project Coordinator Wendy Palacios
Summary of project Week long events leading up to World AIDS Day 2007 supporting PEPFAR reform. Support will include: soliciting to the unveristy student body for call-ins to one of the 2008 presidential candidates on the designated mass call-in days; selling HIV/AIDS-inpsired ribbons during the week prior to World AIDS Day 2007 of which proceeds will be donated to one of the global funding HIV/AIDS programs; displaying an information table on campus during the week prior to World AIDS Day 2007; promoting World AIDS Day 2007 rally participation; and, organizing participants attending the World AIDS Day 2007 rally in San Francisco, CA.

Content area HIV/AIDS
Number of participants 4
Participant hours involved 60 hour(s)
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
Total project cost $761.53
Project funding Local chapter funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising (1) large, FACT signs lining the perimeter of the university campus, (2) a digitally-produced advertisement, and (3) information table with elaborate displays.
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
Lessons/suggestions I did not learn about the event until one month prior to World AIDS Day 2007, and because of such short notice was not able to do as much promotion as I wanted. Thus said, I will peruse the AMSA website on a regular basis for such events.