AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title PEPFAR Call-In Table
Project type(s) Other
Date completed 01/2007
Chapter University of Missouri - Kansas City SOM
Project Coordinator Farheen Qurashi, President
Summary of project Set up a table outside a high-traffic area of the school with signs and papers--scripts and phone numbers of congressional leaders.

Content area HIV/AIDS
Number of participants 2
Participant hours involved 1 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost 0
Project funding
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Just placed in a high-trafficked area, and although lots of people walked by, no one was willing stop (even if I tried to flag them down).
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
1
Lessons/suggestions Advertise more, have more people man booth, more colorful? Traffic was good, but no one who walked by was willing to make a phone call. Also contributing was the general culture of the SOM.

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments Assess whether there is any interest at all at the SOM, and then proceed with project. If you know there isn't any interest, it may not be worth your while to try. I thought it was worth my while even though I had a feeling no one would call.