AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

Project title AMSA Bowling Night
Project type(s) Fundraiser,Social Event
Date completed 09/2006
Chapter Albany Medical College
Project Coordinator Michael DiMaio
Summary of project In order to introduce the 1st year medical students to AMSA, medical school, and Albany in general, we congregated at the local bowling alley for a night of fun. We teamed up with the orientation committee for this and the turnout was tremendous. It is a great way to support a great social endeavor as well as introduce people to AMSA.

Content area Fundraising
Number of participants 8
Participant hours involved 10 hour(s)
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
Total project cost $125
Project funding Local chapter funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Fliers in the 1st year packet that was sent home, fliers around campus, class announcements, etc.
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
Lessons/suggestions Overall, the project was a success. Make sure to have a great AMSA officer turnout, have them wear shirts (or some identifier), and make sure to talk up AMSA. Charge a minimal fee for presale tix and take a small percentage of this for AMSA funds. If e