Michael Lavelle is proud to partner with The Roots Fund supporting HBCU graduates in pursuit of a career in the wine industry via the “Rooted in France” scholarship and upcoming HBCU tour. The scholarship recipient will receive a full ride to the Burgundy School of Wine & Spirits Business in France to pursue a Master's Degree in Wine Managements/MBA in Wine & Spirits Business.

You can learn more about the program and how to donate by visiting