6 ABC News Features $50 Million Gift to CHOP

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June 25, 2013 — Children's Hospital of Philadelphia announced Tuesday its biggest gift ever: $50 million toward the cost of an outpatient center rising on the institution's University City campus. This is not only the largest gift in the Hospital’s history, but also one of the largest naming gifts for a building in Philadelphia. 

The family gift, made by Alan and Constance Buerger, Reid and Krista Buerger, and Grant Buerger, marks a milestone in the Hospital’s $100 million capital campaign to fund the new outpatient facility called the Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care. 6 ABC News featured the announcement in a broadcast on June 25, 2013. 

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