Campaign Updates

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URMC Launches Fundraising Campaign for New Children’s Hospital

$100M goal includes new building and enhancing clinical, research and education programs

October 29, 2011

Volunteers, University and Medical Center leaders, physicians, and staff tonight launched a $100 million campaign to transform Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) facilities, teaching, research, and patient care programs. The capital project for the new hospital is the largest in the University’s history. The $100 million campaign also represents a large portion of URMC’s overall $650 million campaign. Both are components of The Meliora Challenge: The Campaign for the University of Rochester, which is the $1.2 billion comprehensive campaign announced last week. Read more...