The Farmer Family Foundation made a $10 million gift to support research and care through the Cincinnati Cancer Center, a collaboration of the University of Cincinnati, UC Health and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. With a focus on faculty recruitment and research, the gift will advance the center’s effort to achieve the National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center designation.
Assistance League is supporting the CYC-UCBA Mentoring Collaborative, a new partnership between the Cincinnati Youth Collaborative and the University of Cincinnati-Blue Ash.
The Fifth Third Foundation and Fifth Third Bank are giving $7.5 million and $2.5 million, respectively, to support the fight against cancer.
University of Cincinnati alumni Margaret and Michael Valentine have donated $5 million to benefit the Fifth Third Arena renovation project – the largest gift to the project to date.
The Cincinnati Woman’s Club awarded grants to 10 local charities and scholarships to 16 women for study at the University of Cincinnati.