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$10 Million Steele Foundation Gift Includes First Private Support for UArizona Health Sciences Center

TUCSON, Ariz. — A new $10 million gift from the Steele Foundation includes the first private philanthropic support for the University of Arizona Health Sciences Center for Advanced Molecular and Immunological Therapies, or CAMI. This news follows Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey’s designation of $150 million in funding for the center, announced earlier today.

UArizona Alumnus R. Ken Coit Commits $50M to Advance College of Pharmacy

Entrepreneur and University of Arizona College of Pharmacy alumnus R. Ken Coit has committed $50 million through his family foundation to solidify UArizona's place as a leader in pharmaceutical education, research and innovation.  "It is my goal to see the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy take its place among the top three programs in the nation," Coit said. 

Boosting Nursing Education Tech

Andrew and Kirsten Braccia have made a gift in support of the College of Nursing, COVID-19 initiatives and student-athletes whose eligibility has been extended. The largest portion of the gift was in support of the College of Nursing.

Ginny L. Clements Establishes Breast Cancer Research Institute with $8.5M Gift

The gift from breast cancer survivor and longtime Arizona supporter establishes an endowment for the new institute, along with endowed positions and renovated lab space.