Community Partnerships

National Multiple Sclerosis Society

2009

  • Daphne Phillips, Sam Blasi, Kelsey Thiessen, Rachel Smyth, Trang Le Nguyen – project was to plan and execute a community event to raise money for the National MS Society by using a clear strategy of development, implementation and promotion of this event utilizing community resources, organization volunteers and marketing materials.

2010

  • Bayo Oldabayo, Amanda Narverud, Rachael Hageman, Wes Lawrence - project was to plan and execute a community event to raise money for the National MS Society by using a clear strategy of development, implementation and promotion of this event utilizing community resources, organization volunteers and marketing materials.

2011

  • Morgan Schaeffer – project developed and implemented communication plans for the MS Society's primary events: Bike MS in September and Walk MS in April. Schaeffer coordinated communication with participants, volunteers, donors, and sponsors for each event, developed a media list and cultivated communication with media in eastern Kansas, and developed relevant content to create a Facebook page and Twitter account.
  • Lauren Eckert, Lisa Ille, Nicole Stejskal – project focused on Public Awareness initiative buy seeking a variety of cost effective activities during MS Awareness Week to reach a large service area and target markets: clients, volunteers, and participants. The students established a clear strategy of development, implementation, and promotion of such events utilizing community resources and organization volunteers.