Mississippi Today (https://mississippitoday.org/2020/01/09/as-180-million-childrens-medical-tower-opening-nears-pga-event-makes-record-donation/) Revealing the record-setting donation of $1.3 million to Friends of Children’s Hospital are, from left, Century Club Charities president Pat Busby; Sanderson Farms Championship Executive Director Steve Jent; Sanderson Farms CEO and Chairman of the Board Joe Sanderson; Dr. LouAnn Woodward, vice chancellor for health affairs and dean of the School of Medicine; Friends of Children’s Hospital Board Chair Melanie Morgan and Dr. Mary Taylor, Suzan B. Thames Chair, professor and chair of Pediatrics. The Sanderson Farms Championship, Mississippi’s tournament on the PGA Tour, Thursday made a record $1.3 million contribution from last September’s tournament to Friends of Children’s Hospital at University of Mississippi Medical Center. UMMC and tournament officials both said they hope the opening of a new seven-story, $180 million pediatric clinic at the state’s only children’s hospital might coincide with the 2020 Sanderson Farms Championship, which will have new first-week-of-October dates. “We are on schedule and on budget to open the new ped...