AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Malaria Bed Nets Fundraiser
Project type(s) Fundraiser
Date completed 04/2008
Chapter Wayne State University SOM
Project Coordinator Jordan Castle, Swathi Sista
Summary of project We raised money to donate to the CDC to purchase mosquito repellant bed nets for children in Africa. We set up a bed net in the cafeteria and asked people to donate as little as they wanted. One bednet costs $5 and potentially be used by 3 children.

Content area Fundraising
Number of participants 2
Participant hours involved 4 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost 15.00
Project funding Local chapter funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising School email. Yes.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
4
Lessons/suggestions devote more time to asking for donations for the bednet