A lot of my students at local universities belong to organizations that do fundraisers. Often, it feels like little thought goes into these projects. The event feel like excuses for parties and resume entries. Which is fine. But if they really want to do some good, they might consider this program, HeathLeads. I requires more than a tux or an afternoon behind a table in the student union. Note that two of the Boston volunteers won Rhodes scholarships this year.
This video is about the Baltimore project. Click here for more on Boston effort.