AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Benefit Concert for the Children's Hospital of Boston
Project type(s) Community Service,Fundraiser,Social Event
Date completed 11/2010
Chapter 011003
Project Coordinator Akansh Murthy
Summary of project The MIT Chorallaries, an a cappella group, held a concert, in collaboration with MIT's AMSA chapter, to benefit the Children's Hospital of Boston. It was a great success- we raised over $1000!

Content area N/A
Number of participants 250
Participant hours involved 2 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles Advertising, Organization, Planning etc
Coordinator hours 20 hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost 400
Project funding School funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations: Cost: $229- for iPod Touch (as a raffle item) $171- posters for advertising Donations: Online- $720 At concert- $331 Total- $1051
Project advertising We used Facebook, email, and large posters throughout campus. The advertising campaign definitely worked!
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions Planning and coordination are key for success.