“City” CEO, Community Champion

His business is a household name, but this Gator great believes the measure of real success is in giving back.

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Two Jocks, One Goal: Cure Parkinson’s

A UF researcher has unlocked a new way to diagnose – and maybe treat – Parkinson’s. But in the O’Dome, a patient is showing him daily basketball drills to relieve the disease’s symptoms.

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The Talented Mr. and Mrs. Gadsby

“We support Student Affairs so other students can fully experience what it means to be a Gator,” says James Gadsby, who fell in love with Elizabeth at a UF talent show in 1989. The pair, shown here at a VIP post-party for the 1991 Gator Growl, were active in student leadership.

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From Everyday Opportunity
to Uncommon Reality

At UF Advancement, we connect vision with passion in order to impact Florida, the nation, and the world. See what is possible when we go together.

On Giving Day, Gators Roared
Over 11,000 gifts were received in 24 hours during UF’s inaugural Giving Day, smashing expectations and setting a university record.
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A Father’s Gift
Hotel magnate Harris Rosen’s $12 million gift, inspired by his son’s struggle, will help support UF’s vision to “rewrite the story of brain cancer.”
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Heart of a Champion
One of the youngest patients to receive a new heart and lungs has defied odds daily to become the latest National Champion for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals
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$1 Million Gift helps UF Materials Science & Engineering Shoot for the Stars
Dr. Walden "Wally" Rhines, son of UF materials science and engineering department founder Frederick N. Rhines continues his family's support
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UF fundraising tops $400 million
Donor support enhances the university’s efforts to address 21st century challenges
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There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.

— UF President Kent Fuchs —

What is the unique challenge for each of us? To go serve? To go inspire? To go build?

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