University of Wisconsion - Eau Claire




Eau Claire Marathon Communications/Marketing

30 hours

Community partner: Eau Claire Marathon
Supervisor: Matt M. Evans
Beginning date:
Ending Date:

Service-Learning Proposal Description


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

Answer Work with the Eau Claire Marathon to help market our event and communicate with our participants. Create a partnership with the Eau Claire Marathon so we can become a reference for you in the future.


What is the mission of the agency or organization?

Answer The mission of the Eau Claire Marathon is to provide a world-class race in Eau Claire, promoting the livability and community spirit of the city.


What skills are required for this project? 

Answer - Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills - Able to adapt and prioritize in fast-paced work environment while maintaining a strong attention to detail


What are the objectives for the student learning and service?

Answer - Assist in drafting and designing eBlasts and eNewsletters for the marathon and its related events - Work with marketing team to develop content for social media channels - Engage with target audiences via social media - Participate in brainstorming sessions with communications - Assist in maintaining website and mobile app


What are the availability requirements for the student?

Answer Timing is flexible leading up to Marathon weekend. We would like you available as much as possible Saturday April 30 and Sunday May 1.


Additional information (not required).

Answer Excited for you to join our team!