Sponsored Businesses and Partnerships

Volunteer Services sponsors businesses and holds partnerships with others to add to the patient and visitor experience at UI Hospitals and Clinics. Your patronage at these businesses helps raise funds for many hospital initiatives that benefit patients and visitors.

Our Sponsored Businesses

Wild Rose Gifts

Wild Rose Gifts provides a needed service for patients, visitors and hospital staff by supplying an assortment of gifts, flowers, accessories and sweets. The shop is staffed by volunteers ready to help you select the perfect gift. Funds generated by Wild Rose Gifts support programs that benefit patients and their families at UI Hospitals and Clinics.

Rooftop Café and Rooftop Terrace

In partnership with local businesses like Timmy Flynn’s Red Pepper Deli & Grill, Bread Garden Café, Oasis the Falafel Joint, Cookies and More and Coffee Masters, the Rooftop Café provides beverages, snacks, soups and sandwiches to patients, visitors and hospital staff in a comfortable lounge atmosphere. Rooftop Terrace, the adjacent outdoor patio, is open seasonally.

Members of our Volunteer Services program operate the Rooftop Café and Rooftop Terrace. Funds generated by the Rooftop Café and Rooftop Terrace support programs that benefit patients and their families at UI Hospitals and Clinics.

Fourth Floor Salon

The Fourth Floor Salon offers patients, visitors and hospital staff a variety of professional salon services for their hair, skin and nails. Funds generated by the Fourth Floor Salon support programs that benefit patients and their families at UI Hospitals and Clinics.

Our Partner Businesses

Wild Rose Books

A division of the University Book Store, Wild Rose Books, offers patients, visitors and hospital staff a wide selection of trade books including best sellers, children's books, magazines and much more. A portion of the funds generated by the Wild Rose Books supports programs that benefit patients and their families at UI Hospitals and Clinics.

Java House Coffee Stands

Iowa City's Java House has three coffee stands in high traffic areas of the hospital that serve coffee, coffee specialty drinks, tea, and pastries. A portion of the funds generated by Java House coffee stands supports programs that benefit patients and their families at UI Hospitals and Clinics.