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Gerdin family commits $12 million to new UI Children’s Hospital

October 30, 2012

The Gerdin family of Solon, Iowa, has made a $12 million gift commitment to the University of Iowa to support the new UI Children’s Hospital. The gift, from the Gerdin Family Foundation, is the largest to date for the Children’s Hospital’s $50 million building campaign. In recognition of this contribution, the lobby and children’s theater in the new hospital will be named for the Gerdin family.Learn More.