Why I Give

Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the patients and communities we serve; we cannot do this alone. Hear firsthand from our donors on why they decided to give to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Jersey’s premier Academic Medical Center.

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Join cardiac surgeon and donor Leonard Y. Lee, MD, Professor of Surgery, James W. Mackenzie, M.D. Endowed Chair; Chair, Department of Surgery, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School; Chief, Surgical Service, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ, as he performs minimally-invasive heart valve replacements and a quadruple bypass during a typical day of surgery.



“It’s important that we continue to invest in the hospital, ” says Campbell. “Medicine never stops growing. It’s always changing. Those changes have to come from a leader, and that leader is Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.”

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Keeping Kids Calm in the Emergency Department

The New Pediatric Emergency Department Features a Special Space for Children with Sensory Issues

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Mrs. Johnson’s legacy at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital through her philanthropy and advocacy will continue to impact nurses and patients for years to come.


smile bagsBringing Smiles to Children with Cancer

A Foundation's Generous Donations Help Children and Their Families Cope During Difficult Times.

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quarters for medsA Prescription for Survival

An Innovative Program Helps Ensure that Patients Have Access to Lifesaving Medications

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A cancer diagnosis was not going to stop Manuel August from marrying his true love.


When a child calls the hospital “awesome” that is quite an endorsement.