AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title AIDS Walk
Project type(s) Community Service
Date completed 04/2008
Chapter University of Missouri - Kansas City SOM
Project Coordinator Farheen Qurashi
Summary of project UMKC AMSA formed a team for the Annual Kansas City AIDS Walk, raising money and joining other Kansas Citians for the walk on April 26th.

Content area HIV/AIDS
Number of participants 2
Participant hours involved 5 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 Flyers, emails, facebook. I thought it worked, as I got lots of interest via facebook, but not at the actual event. Perhaps we should follow-up more.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
2
Lessons/suggestions Start planning and advertising sooner. It was a great idea but not enough people showed up to the actual event.

The event is every year in Kansas City, so perhaps all the KC chapters could combine and make one AMSA team for a more unified appearance, a

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments It's a great idea and really homes in to AMSA ideals. It would be great for all the KC-area or even Missouri/Kansas area chapters to get together to raise money and walk together. UMKC and KCUMB did end up walking together and it was a lot of fun.