Projects Funded - UVA Parents Fund

Projects Funded



2017-2018 Parents Fund Grants and allocations awarded total $1,202,997

Student Organizations and Academic Departments: $385,997
Office of Student Affairs: $265,000
Office of the President: $265,000

                                                                   University Career Center:  $187,000                                     Total Advising:  $100,000 

Safety, Health, & Wellness: $64,132

University Programs Council Late Night Breakfast Series $15,000
Counseling and Psychological Services CAPS Exercise Referral Program $12,000
School of Nursing Compassionate Care Initiative Nuturing Self Resiliency Retreat Program $10,000
Office of Safety and Emergency Preparedness (OSEP) OSEP Student Safety Campaign $8,860
Green Grounds Green Space Renewal $6,000
Gordie Center for Substance Abuse Prevention Hoos in Recovery, ADAPT and SAMs $5,000
Curry School of Education CCPS Student Services $2,500
Greens to Grounds AccessG2G Program $1,750
Contemplation@UVA Meetings and Day Retreat $1,000
The Sedentary College Student Sit-Stand Desk $740
Spreading Epilepsy Awareness SEA Gala $500
The Resilience Project at UVA Student Focus Group $432
Interjection Operating Expenses $150
Hoos For Health All About Skin Care $100
Health Education for Reproductive Advancement Cheese and Chats $100

Leadership & Mentoring –Academic and Extracurricular: $61,614

Office of African American Affairs Assorted Projects $17,841
Madison House Operating Expenses $17,000
Parliamentary Debate Society Debate Competitions $6,930
Student Council The UVA Community Food Bank $6,192
Hoo Crew Tifo flags $2,000
College Mentors for Kids Weekly After-School Activities $1,700
Collegiate 100 Society C100 Gala $1,200
Economic Club Awards Dinner $1,000
Hoos First Look Fly-in Program $1,000
Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers SASE National Conference $1,000
Women’s Business Forum at McIntire Women’s Business Forum Networking Banquet $1,000
UVA’s Competitive Speech and Debate Team High School Tournament and Bioethics Debate $850
Virginia Case Club at McIntire School Competition Registration Fees $800
Ridley Scholarship Fund Ridley Scholars and UVA Admissions Outreach Video $500
Virginia Consulting Group VCG Case Symposium/Workshops $500
Enactus Club High School Case Competition (HSCC) $500
Circle K International Blanket and Teddy Bear Making Marathon $401
Civic and Community Engagement Classes “The Science and Lived Experience of Autism” Study $400
Net Impact Dinner Series $300
Student Virginia Education Association SVEA Food Cost $250
Best Buddies Spring Semi-Formal $250

Arts/Vocal Groups: $55,285

The Fralin Museum of Art Samuel Kootz Art Exhibit; Final Fridays; Early Visions Program $19,000
Spanish Theater Group Les Meretrices de San Julian $5,600
Hullabahoos 30th Anniversary Concert $3,750
University Singers Annual Programs (Bicentennial/Leonard Bernstein) $3,000
WXTJ Chapel Show $3,000
Aerial Dance Club at UVA Cirque du VA $2,750
Department of Music – UVA Opera Performance of Le Devin du Village $2,000
HooRaas Spongebob Squarepants $1,500
University Salsa Club University Salsa Fest $1,500
Virginia Players Lab Series Musical: The Last Five Years $1,500
Shakespeare on the Lawn Shakespeare on the Lawn Operating Expenses $1,200
Virginia Women’s Chorus Women Against Violence Conference $1,200
Ballroom Club at UVA First Annual Rotunda Ball $1,100
Virginia Sil’hooettes Anniversary Concert $1,000
Cavalier Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert $1,000
LabShorts LabShorts Spring 2018 Productions $1,000
Re:Construct Re:Construct Concert Series $1,000
Virginia Belles 40th Anniversary Concert $900
Kinetic Sound Fall Concert (“Notes”) $700
Sharaara Performances and Competitions $700
Harmonious Hoos Album Production and Concerts $610
UVA Classics Club Classics Day, Ides of March, Saturnalia $600
Flux College Union Poetry Slam Invitational 2018 $575
The O.W.L. The O.W.L. Roundtable $100

Club Sports/Athletics: $47,717

Virginia Swimming & Diving Graphic Displays and Trophy Case $12,500
Virginia Alpine Ski and Snowboard Team Race Suits $6,000
Virginia Rowing Association Georgia Athlete Dues/ACRA National Championship/Empower Oarlocks $5,300
Club Baseball at UVA Team Jerseys, Gear and Field Costs $2,953
Virginia Riding Team Virginia Riding Clinic $2,750
Women’s Ultimate Frisbee Team Uniforms $2,500
Women’s Club Lacrosse Home Tournament $2,500
Men’s Club Lacrosse Team “Love Always Wins” Jamboree $2,500
UVA Quidditch Team New Uniforms $2,079
Virginia Women’s Rugby Team Team Operating Expenses $1,800
Racquetball Club Team Uniforms and Open Tournament $1,600
UVA Men’s Club Soccer Operating Expenses $1,000
Virginia Club Badminton Virginia Club Badminton $904
UVA Men’s Club Basketball Basketball Jerseys $814
Club Swim UVA Nationals Trip $740
Men’s Club Water Polo at UVA Protective Caps for Club Water Polo $700
Women’s Club Soccer Team Regional and National Tournament $600
Men’s Club Ultimate Frisbee Team Membership and Tournament Fees and Supplies $500
Club Dodgeball Weekly Practice and Tournament $491
Virginia Club Field Hockey Team Equipment and Road to Nationals $300

Multicultural & Religious Groups: $41,602.18

Multicultural Student Center Consciousness Series (Movies and Dinners) $5,000
French Language Culture Club Academic/Departmental Involvement $4,000
Charlottesville Abundant Life Ministries Abundant Life Christmas Banquet $4,000
Latinx Student Alliance Pop-up Exhibition $2,800
Persian Cultural Society Shabe Yalda and Iran Day $2,000
Queer Student Union Community Partnership Program Initiative $2,000
OneWay Intervarsity Christian Fellowship Musical Equipment $1,700
Muslim Student Association InterMSA $1,500
Chi Alpha Chi Alpha Sound Equipment $1,500
China Dialogue Dinners China Dialogue Dinners $1,200
Athletes for Equality Community Roundtable Discussion Series $1,000
Brody Jewish Center IsraelFest and Shabbat 300 $1,000
Coptic Orthodox Christian Association COCA 2017 (Conference) $1,000
Indian Student Association India Day 2018 $1,000
Middle Eastern Leadership Council MELC Benefit Ball $1,000
Native American Student Union UVA Powwow $1,000
Organization of African Students at UVA Umoja Ball $1,000
Pakistani Student Association Basant on the Lawn $1,000
Thai Student Organization Pad Thai Night, Thai Full Moon Festival, Thai Street Market $1,000
Theological Horizons Community Lunches $1,000
Vietnamese Student Association VSA at UVA Tet Show $1,000
Chinese Student Association Full Moon Fest $635.26
Arab Student Organization Layaleena $600
Shea House’s Korean Floor Chuseok Holiday Celebration $588.92
Italian Honor Society Gelato Festival, Coffee Chats, Aperitivo, Speaker $500
Global Development Organization Dinner Series 3, 4, 5, and 6 $500
Taiwanese Student Association Bubble Tea Workshop, Lantern Festival $470
Japan Club at UVA Japacona $463
Charlottesville Alliance for Refugees Refugee Thanksgiving Dinner $350
Challah for Hunger Executive Team and Dorm Representative Retreat $300
No Lost Generation at UVA No Lost Generation Student Conference $250
Volunteers with International Students, Staff & Scholars (VISAS) VISAS Thanksgiving Feast and VISAS Spring Fling $245

Facility Upgrades/Program Enhancements: $34,900

Women’s Center Furniture $10,600
Associate Dean of Students Transfer Student Dinners $10,000
The Cavalier Daily Cavalier Daily Digital Reporting and Modernization Initiative $5,000
Outdoors at UVA Gear Gathering $2,300
Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection Kluge-Ruhe Study Center/Classroom Furniture $2,000
Robertson Media Center Virtual Reality Expansion $5,000

Science and Technology: $27,666

Virginia Motorsports Baja SAE Track Refurbishment $9,000
Solar Car Team at UVA American Solar Challenge and Formula Sun Grand Prix $5,000
American Physical Society Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics $2,500
Students for the Exploration and Development of Space at UVA CubeSat Project $2,460
Green Frame Solar-powered Charging Table $2,220
Mechatronics and Robotics Society at UVA Robot Construction $1,500
Ladies in the Lab Ladies in the Lab 2018 $1,200
UVA AeroDesign Team (Hoos Flying) SAE Aero Design East Competition $1,000
National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) A Family Fair/Walk for Education/Regional Conference $1,000
Technology Entrepreneurship at UVA Creative Problem Solving Workshop Materials $1,000
Black Student Research Network Professor Chats $300
Engineers Going Global Project Symposium $250
UVA Brain Growing Stronger Together Public Art Initiative $136
Code for Good @ UVA Spring Hackathon $100

Class Events & Traditions: $13,000

Fourth Year Trustees Lighting of the Lawn $11,000
Corks and Curls Miscellaneous Expenses $1,000
Navy ROTC Naval ROTC’s Dining Out $1,000

Media & Entrepreneurship: $9,655

Picnic Tables with Purpose Picnic Tables with Purpose $3,665
Smart Woman Securities SWS Education & Professional Development Initiative $2,950
TEDxUVA Conference and Student Speaker Competition $2,200
Moot Court at UVA American Collegiate Moot Court Association Championship $450
Profit with Purpose Subscriptions and Food for Meetings $390

Fundraisers: $6,502.80

Relay for Life at UVA Relay for Life $2,500
Alpha Kappa Delta Psi Breast Cancer Awareness Week $1,000
One Love Foundation One Love Week $1,000
Organization of Young Filipino Americans Lakas Glow Run 5K $702.80
Zeta Phi Beta 40th Anniversary Weekend $600
GlobeMed at UVA Café Cambodia $500
Habitat for Humanity Dine n’ Dash 5k $100
Project Peanut Butter Fall 5k $100