Projects Funded - UVA Parents Fund

Projects Funded

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2016-2017 Parents Fund Grants and allocations awarded total $1,156,915

Student Organizations and Academic Departments: $430,915
Office of Student Affairs: $278,000
Office of the President: $278,000
1515 University Avenue Game Room: $120,000
Meriwether Lewis Leadership Institute: $50,000

Facility Upgrades & Program Enhancements: $96,410
University of Virginia Library Alderman Library Furniture  $        29,920.00
Madison House Student Volunteer Recruitment and Education  $        25,000.00
UVA Pre-Health and Law Advising Resiliency Retreat Program for Nursing and Medical Students  $        10,000.00
UVA School of Nursing Compassionate Care Initiative Resiliency Retreat Program for Nursing and Medical Students  $        10,000.00
UVA Center for Politics JFK100 Series Student Programming  $        7,500.00
Multicultural Student Center Technology Upgrades  $        5,500.00
Curry School of Education Youth and Social Innovation  $        4,350.00
The University of Virginia Miller Center Miller Center Post-Election Community Breakfast  $        2,500.00
Undergraduate Admission Outreach Office Virginia Alumni Admission Network  $        1,640.00
Multicultural & Religious Groups: $61,102
Office of African American Affairs Black Male Initiative; Black College Women; Luther Porter Jackson Black Cultural Center  $        15,300.00
Black Student Alliance Black Ball; Emerging Leaders Retreat  $        9,500.00
University of Virginia French Cultural Club Project Immersion Français  $        4,000.00
Charlottesville Abundant Life Ministries Abundant Life Christmas Banquet  $        3,500.00
Theological Horizons Vintage Lunch & Faith and Work Forums  $        3,000.00
Queer Student Union QSU Community Building, Education, & Activism  $        2,000.00
Fuego Latin Dance Team 2016 Competitive Routine  $        1,283.00
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers SHPE 2016 Conference in Seattle, WA  $        1,125.00
Baha’i Student Association Baha’i Club Events–Children’s Classes and Racial Unity Speaker  $        1,000.00
Chinese Students and Scholars Society Mid-Autumn and Spring Festivals; The Voice of UVA  $        1,000.00
Collegiate 100 C100 Gala  $        1,000.00
HooRaas at the University of Virginia HooRaas Presents The Great Gatsby  $        1,000.00
Indian Students Association India Day  $        1,000.00
Latino Student Alliance Food for Thought Discussion Series  $        1,000.00
Middle Eastern Leadership Council MELC 5K: Race for Refugees  $        1,000.00
Muslim Students Association Graduation Dinner  $        1,000.00
NAACP at UVA Leadership Lunch and Committee Meeting  $        1,000.00
National Society of Black Engineers A Walk for Education and A Family Fair  $        1,000.00
Native American Student Union NASU 2017 Powwow  $        1,000.00
Organization of African Students Umoja Ball  $        1,000.00
Paul Robeson Players For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf  $        1,000.00
Persian Cultural Society Shabe Yalda and Iran Day $         1,000.00
SEEK His Face Fall and Spring Music Nights  $        1,000.00
The Vietnamese Student Association Tet Show  $        1,000.00
Gamma Kappa Alpha Italian Culture and History Conversation Series  $        810.00
China Dialogue Dinners 2016-17 China Dialogue Dinners  $        618.00
Virginia Aradhya Ancient Voices, Contemporary Ideas: Exploring the 21st Century in Indian Classical Dance  $        515.00
Chinese Corner at UVA Weekly Meetings  $        500.00
Club Italiano Club Meeting and Event Materials  $        500.00
Slavic Student Association Slavic Dinner Series  $        500.00
Japan Club Japanese Corner  $        400.00
Taiwanese Student Association Bubble Tea Competition; Lantern Festival  $        400.00
Wesley Foundation at UVA Cookie Bake Fundraiser  $        375.00
Black Student Research Network Professor Chats  $        300.00
Athletes for Equality LGBT Issues, Athletics, & the Media  $        126.00
Arts & Vocal Groups: $51,391
The Fralin Museum of Art at the University of Virginia Final Fridays at the Fralin  $        12,300.00
Office of the Vice Provost for the Arts 2017 Arts Grounds Festivities  $        6,000.00
University Dance Club UDC Fall and Spring Showcases  $        6,000.00
Dance Committee at UVA New Dance Floor for Student Use  $        3,591.00
Christian ‘Hoos Exalt Spring 2017 Concert and CD Production  $        2,500.00
Hoos in Treble 2015-16 Album  $        2,500.00
Spectrum Theatre Technical Overhaul  $        2,500.00
The Academical Village People 2015-16 Album  $        2,500.00
The New Dominions CD Recording and Production  $        2,500.00
The University Singers A Season of Choral Diversity  $        2,500.00
The Virginia Belles 2016 Album  $        2,500.00
The Virginia Women’s Chorus Keyboard for Performance Use  $        2,500.00
University Salsa Club University Salsa Fest  $        1,000.00
The Virginia Glee Club The Virginia Glee Club Presents: Three’s a Crowd  $        1,000.00
Filmmakers Society Virginia Student Film Festival  $        700.00
Virginia Anthropology Society Fall 2016 Events  $        500.00
Photography Club at UVA Advancement of Photography Skills  $        300.00
Science & Technology: $47,954
Virginia Motorsports/Virginia Baja Racing 2017 Racecar  $        16,150.00
Department of Engineering Society Project Phoenix-Aid  $        9,500.00
Engineering Student Council Student-Faculty Interaction Initiative  $        7,500.00
Solar Car Team at UVA UVA Solar Car  $        4,500.00
Nano and Emerging Technologies at UVA 2016-17 Project Supplies  $        3,000.00
Aero Design Team at UVA: Hoos Flying SAE Aero Design Competition  $        2,500.00
Ladies in the Lab Ladies in the Lab 2017  $        2,000.00
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics AIAA Region I Student Conference  $        1,000.00
Engineers Going Global Biannual Project Symposiums  $        550.00
Student Game Developers Semester Expositions  $        550.00
Systems Engineering Networking and Student Resources Group INCOSE Rebranding Project  $        500.00
Center for Global Health Conflux Journal Website Hosting  $        204.00
Safety, Health, & Wellness: $39,345
University Programs Council Late Night Breakfast Series  $        15,000.00
Peer Health Educators Fourth Year 5K  $        10,000.00
Office of Safety and Emergency Preparedness Student Safety Campaign  $        6,500.00
Gordie Center for Substance Abuse Prevention Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Team; Hoos in Recovery Program; SAMs Say: A Health Promotion Campaign for Student-Athletes  $        5,000.00
Greens to Grounds 2016-17 Produce Bundles  $        1,400.00
Fight the Stigma Committee Fight the Stigma Week  $        1,000.00
Balz-Dobie Association First Year 5K  $        250.00
O’Hill Community Garden Carvin’ in the Garden  $        195.00
Class Events & Traditions: $34,472
Fourth Year Trustees Lighting of the Lawn  $        10,546.00
Class Giving Reception  $        2,500.00
Office of the Dean of Students Envisioning a Transfer Student Experience  $        10,000.00
Corks & Curls Corks & Curls 2017  $        4,500.00
Cavalier Daily Digital Reporting Initiative  $        3,490.00
University Guide Service Colonnade Ball  $        3,000.00
Third Year Class Council Third Year Ring Ceremony and Reception  $        436.00
Leadership & Mentoring –Academic and Extracurricular: $34,236
Student Council UVA in Action: A Showcase by Students, for Students  $        10,000.00
Parliamentary Debate Society Registration Fees, Tournament Supplies, and General Team Supplies  $        7,500.00
The Academy for Civic Renewal Bipartisan Get-Out-the-Vote Student Rally  $        3,400.00
University Judiciary Committee UJC Plaque Project  $        3,000.00
College Mentors for Kids 2016-2017 College Mentors for Kids Programming  $        2,500.00
Quest Scholars at UVA Bridge the Gap Gala  $        2,500.00
UVA Competitive Speech and Debate CSD Tournaments  $        2,000.00
Freedom by Design: A Part of the American Institute of Architecture Students Handicap Accessible Play Element at Wildrock  $        1,000.00
Center for Global Health/Global Health on Grounds Committee Sustainable Development Goal Dialogue Series  $        720.00
Best Buddies at UVA Best Buddies Valentine’s Day Formal  $        600.00
UVA Workers and Students United UVA Worker-Student Meet & Greet/Appreciation Event  $        566.00
Virginia Case Club Case Competition Entry Fees  $        450.00
Club Sports: $35,229
Virginia Rowing Association Racing Hull for Multi-Year Use  $        11,000.00
Club Wrestling at UVA Growing the Sport of Wrestling on Grounds  $        5,360.00
UVA Club Field Hockey Competition Jerseys and Equipment  $        2,500.00
UVA Men’s Club Lacrosse Club Lacrosse 2016-17: Building a Team  $        2,500.00
UVA Women’s Club Lacrosse 2016-17 Uniforms and Gear  $        2,500.00
UVA Women’s Club Ultimate Frisbee Hydra Uniforms  $        2,500.00
Virginia Men’s Club Ultimate Frisbee Ultimate Uniforms for Competition  $        2,500.00
Virginia Club Badminton Team Equipment and T-shirts  $        1,920.00
Virginia Triathlon Team Preparation for the Triathlon Collegiate Club Nationals  $        1,500.00
Quidditch at UVA National Dues to Free up Funds for Tournament Hosting $        1,485.00
Racquetball Club at UVA Mid-Atlantic Collegiate Racquetball Conference Tournaments; UVA-hosted scrimmages  $        939.00
UVA Team Handball Club Funding for Team Supplies and Competition  $        350.00
UVA Women’s Club Soccer Fall Season and Road to the Regionals  $        175.00
Media & Entrepreneurship: $21,076
TEDxUVA 2017 TEDxUVA Conference  $        10,000.00
Hack C’ville Hack C’ville Program Expansion  $        5,000.00
Smart Woman Securities SWS Mentoring Initiative  $        2,300.00
WTJU UVA Podcast Network  $        1,600.00
Responsible Investment Group Responsible Investment Group Market Launch  $        1,000.00
Profit with Purpose Education and Professional Development  $        750.00
Thursdays Magazine Thursdays Launch  $        426.00
Fundraisers: $9,700
Pancakes for Parkinson’s 2016 Pancakes for Parkinson’s Pancake Breakfast  $        3,000.00
Relay for Life at the University of Virginia Relay for Life 2017  $        2,500.00
United2Heal at UVA United2Heal 2016-2017 Academic Year Operations  $        2,200.00
Spreading Epilepsy Awareness Epilepsy Benefit Gala  $        1,000.00
GlobeMed@UVA Café Cambodia  $        500.00
International Justice Mission at UVA IJM Just Run 5K  $        500.00