Sponsored Businesses and Partnerships

Volunteer Services sponsors businesses and holds partnerships with others to add to the patient and visitor experience at University of Iowa Hospitals & 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 & Clinics.

Kaleidoscope Gift Shop and Safety Store

This unique space in the first floor lobby of Stead Family Children’s Hospital, offers a retail experience specifically designed to welcome, engage, and comfort children and their families.

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 & 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 & Clinics.