Darden Restaurants Diversity Management Professorship
This fund supports business professorships in the management of a diverse work force. The Darden Restaurants, Inc. Foundation (“Foundation”)is a private nonprofit corporation under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, and was organized to administer charitable funds for the benefit of communities. The Foundation’s sponsor is Darden Restaurants, Inc. (“Darden”). Darden (NYSE:DRI) is the world’s largest company-owned and operated full-service restaurant company with over $7.2 billion in annual sales and approximately 180,000 employees. Its brandsRed Lobster, Olive Garden, LongHorn Steakhouse, The Capital Grille, Bahama Breeze and Seasons 52reflect the rich diversity of those who dine in its restaurants. Darden is recognized for a culture that rewards caring for and responding to people. That defines service for Darden. The Darden Restaurants, Inc. Foundation works to bring to life this spirit of service through its philanthropic support of charitable organizations across the country as well as the volunteer involvement of its employees. With nearly 1,800 restaurants, Darden strives to have an enduring and positive influence on the communities it serves.
Other Warrington College of Business Giving Opportunities
Vincent A. Perla Endowment for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Alex and Kim Smith Family Business Ethics Fund
Richard and Velia Parrino Graduate Student Endowment