Media Advisory: Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation to announce major donation to UB

Release Date: November 4, 2015

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Mary Wilson, widow of the late Buffalo Bills owner Ralph C. Wilson Jr., will join University at Buffalo officials Nov. 5 to announce a major gift to UB sports medicine from the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation.

The announcement will be made at 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5, at UB's New York State Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences, 701 Ellicott St., Buffalo.

In addition to Mary Wilson, speakers will include:

  • UB President Satish K. Tripathi
  • Michael Cain, MD, vice president for health sciences and dean, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at UB
  • Leslie Bisson, MD, June A. and Eugene R. Mindell, MD, Professor and Chair of Orthopaedics
  • Ashley Zuber, assistant coach, UB women’s basketball

Press arrangements: Mary Cochrane, UB Donor and Alumni Communications, 716-374-2261.

Media Contact Information

Mary Cochrane
Editor and Writer
UADV - Donor and Alumni Communications Development
Tel: 716-881-1703