Pride at Darden Fundraiser

Description of the Fund:

The Reynaldo Roche Fund supports the advancement of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer community at The University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business, with the intent of impacting the larger business world and thus society. 

The fund supports the activities of Pride at Darden (formerly GLAD) in accordance with the club’s mission to:

  1. Promote an inclusive, open, and welcoming environment for LGBTQ students
  2. Educate and improve awareness of LGBTQ issues within Darden and the surrounding Charlottesville area 
  3. Facilitate networking with other LGBTQ communities, other business schools, and with diversity-friendly employers 

The fund hopes to continually grow, working towards providing ascholarship for applicants with a proven track record of LGBTQ advocacy. 

NB: Return from the initial $100,000 core of the fund will support Pride at Darden activities and any additional funds will generate returns for scholarships.


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