October 2, 2014
University of Florida lands a $75-million endowment

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Al Warrington and wife Judy have become $100-million UF donors.

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University of Florida lands a $75-million endowment

$75 million donation aims to boost UF research.

Lilly Rockwell | 4/30/2014

Al Warrington and wife Judy’s donation is designed to boost the university’s research efforts. Having an endowment dedicated to supporting research helps UF not only to keep faculty but to recruit professors. With the donation, the couple becomes the school’s first $100-million donors.

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