BComm students pair business with pride

May 15, 2019
Victoria News
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Four Bachelor of Commerce and Entrepreneurial Management students are selling rainbow shoelaces to raise money for the You Can Play Project, a non-profit organization that works for equality, respect and safety of all athletes, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.

The students chose this charity for their Venture Challenge project.

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‘The four have set a goal of raising $1,000, and are encouraging not just individuals, but businesses, sports teams and community organizations to get involved as well by purchasing the bright, rainbow-coloured laces for $3.50 a pair.

‘The You Can Play project is a charity we all feel passionate about,’ Jadresko explained. ‘It’s something we’re all very close to.’

This story appeared in Victoria News and five other publications.