University Hospitals Surpasses $5 Million in Community Support in Fight Against COVID-19

PR Newswire

CLEVELAND, April 15, 2020

Community foundations lead with substantial grant funding

CLEVELAND, April 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — More than $5 million in community giving is helping to support University Hospitals’ response to the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis. Contributions from community hospital foundations, totaling $2.25 million, and a $1 million clinical research grant from the Cleveland Foundation represent a significant portion of the funds contributed to date and will provide crucial, local-level support during the pandemic.

“Our caregivers are making untold sacrifices to meet this challenge unlike any other in our lifetimes,” said Thomas F. Zenty III, CEO, University Hospitals. “While this pandemic may feel daunting, we have a resilient team and a dedicated community who are all