Rogers heart research centre created with $239M in funding from family, hospitals

Gotta love it when monied people contribute to a cause for us all.

The family of late media mogul Ted Rogers has donated $130 million to help fund a Toronto-based medical research centre in his name.

The Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research is also being supported with $139 million from three participating institutions — the Hospital for Sick Children, University Health Network and the University of Toronto.