AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Fall Health Fair
Project type(s) Community Service,School Service
Date completed 11/2008
Chapter All Saints University
Project Coordinator Tara Byrne
Summary of project Students performed a variety of health tests (glucose, blood pressure, visual acuity) for people in the local community free of charge.

Content area N/A
Number of participants 350
Participant hours involved 6 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles teach the students volunteers, observe the student volunteers, set up & clean up, promote around the community
Coordinator hours 20 hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $700
Project funding Local chapter funds,School funds,AMSA grant
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations: $192 - LPG $200 - school $60 - Student Council $248 - local chapter funds
Project advertising On the radio, local TV, flyers - radio & TV worked very well.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
4
Lessons/suggestions Since we live in a small community, if any other event is planned that day we would get a significant decrease in our turnout - check the local calendar for local events.

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments Advertise by word of mouth as well!