7 recent donations to healthcare organizations

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Several hospitals and health systems recently received donations to fund research, advance treatments, improve patient care and start renovations. Below are seven of them:

1. Long Branch, N.J.-based Monmouth Medical Center, part of RWJBarnabas Health, received a $50 million donation to support construction of a new medical campus.

2. Cleveland-based University Hospitalswill use a $10 million gift to establish the Wesley Center for Immunotherapy at UH Seidman Cancer Center. 

3. Greenwich (Conn.) Hospital, a member of Yale New Haven (Conn.) Health, received a record$14 million gift to advance cancer care.  

4. Philadelphia-based Jefferson Health received a $5 million gift to support stroke prevention and care in partnership with Temple University in Philadelphia. The gift is from Merck CEO Ken Frazier and his wife AndrĂ©a, founder of interior design firm Frazier Designs. 

5. Restaurant chain Panda Express pledged $20 million to Children's Hospital of Los Angelesto support various healthcare programs and services.  

6. Domino's Pizza pledged to raise $100 million for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The pledge marks the largest commitment in the Memphis, Tenn.-based research hospital's history.  

7. Bay Shore, N.Y.-based South Shore University Hospital received a $5 million donation from Linda and John Bohlsen, according to Greater Bay Shore.The gift will be used to expand its neuroscience department. 

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