10 recent donations to healthcare organizations

Several healthcare organizations recently received donations to fund research, new facilities and patient care advancements.

Here are 10 gifts, as reported on by Becker's Hospital Review in the last two months.

1. UC Irvine gets $30M gift to support medical innovation building
University of California Irvine received a $30 million gift to support the creation of a 200,000-square-foot medical innovation building. 

2. Elon Musk pledges $50M to St. Jude space flight fundraiser
Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk pledged to donate $50 million toward Inspiration4's $200 million dollar fundraiser to Memphis, Tenn.-based St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

3. Boston Children's gets $20M gift to support pediatric heart disease research
Boston Children's Hospital received a $20 million gift to advance pediatric heart disease research and treatment, the organization said Sept. 14.

4. Sanford Health gets $350M donation for virtual care center
Sioux Falls, S.D.-based Sanford Health received a $350 million donation that will create a virtual care center to improve healthcare access in rural and underserved communities.

5. UMass Medical School renamed after record $175M donation
UMass Medical School will be renamed to honor a record-breaking $175 million donation, the Worcester, Mass.-based university said Sept. 7. 

6. Montana State University gets record $101M donation for nursing school
Bozeman-based Montana State University received a $101 million donation to support its nursing school.

7. Mount Sinai receives $60M gift for new cancer center in Manhattan
Mount Sinai Health System received a $60 million gift to support the creation of a cancer center and construction of a cancer hospital in Manhattan, the New York City-based system said Aug. 23.

8. Summa Health gets record $15M gift, renames tower after donors
Akron, Ohio-based Summa Health received a record-breaking $15 million donation from a retired physician and his wife.

9. Hackensack Meridian gets $10M gift from Jersey Mike's founder, CEO
Hackensack (N.J.) Meridian Health has received a $10 million gift from national sub shop Jersey Mike's founder and CEO and his wife, according to an Aug. 11 news release.

10. NewYork-Presbyterian gives $20M to help establish new health school
New York City-based NewYork-Presbyterian has donated $20 million to Iona College in New Rochelle, N.Y., to help establish a new school of health sciences. The new school, called the NewYork-Presbyterian Iona School of Health Sciences, will be located in Bronxville on a 33-acre campus the college recently acquired.

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