University of Wisconsion - Eau Claire




YMCA Program videos

30 hours

Community partner: YMCA of the Chippewa Valley
Supervisor: SUZIE SLOTA
Beginning date:
Ending Date:

Service-Learning Proposal Description


Briefly describe the project and the community need to be addressed.

Answer The YMCA is a non-profit organization with a small marketing & advertising budget. We are seeking a student(s) to create short videos (30 seconds to 5 minutes) about our mission and programs.


What is the mission of the agency or organization?

Answer Our mission is: "To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind, and body for all."


What skills are required for this project? 

Answer Videography and video editing are required. Education and experience in journalism, marketing, and/or advertising will be an asset.


What are the objectives for the student learning and service?

Answer Learn the mission of the YMCA of the Chippewa Valley. Create short videos that accurately convey the YMCA's mission and programs in an interesting and appealing way.


What are the availability requirements for the student?

Answer We have a wide variety of program days/times so we should be able to accommodate most students' schedules. Student must be able to walk or drive to one of the following YMCA locations: 700 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire; 3456 Craig Rd, Eau Claire; or 1260 Menomonie Street, Eau Claire


Additional information (not required).

Answer Samples of the types of videos we are seeking can be found at