Helping others and making Friends
Check out our latest products! We offer a great selection and all proceeds benefit patient comfort and care.

About Our Shop

Through the support of Friends of WVU Hospitals Auxiliary, the gift shop at Ruby Memorial Hospital provides a valuable service and raises funds that benefit patients and guests of WVU Medicine.

The Friends Gift Shop, located just off the main lobby next to Starbucks, is operated by Friends of West Virginia University Hospitals.

You can always find gifts, snacks, WVU merchandise, home décor, furniture, a scrub shop, and more.

Always available:

  • Cards
  • Flowers
  • Magazines
  • Snacks
  • Personal care products

Custom Gift Baskets

Please call Gift Shop to place your custom basket orders. Prices vary based on items included. Custom baskets will be delivered free inside the hospital and include a small gift card of your choice.


Balloons make a perfect gift. Choose from a wide variety of foil balloons including: Get Well Soon, Love You, Thinking of You, Happy Birthday, It’s a Boy, It’s a Girl and more. A balloon can be the perfect addition to a floral bouquet or send a balloon bouquet by itself.  Balloons range in size from 4 inches up to 36 inches. No latex balloons are allowed in the hospital. Include a floral card for free. Delivery to patients in the hospital is free.


Give the gift of reading. Friends Gift Shop carries a wide variety of books including word search, crossword, inspirational, children’s, and spiritual. Books can be included in a gift basket or just delivered to a patient’s room. Delivery inside the hospital is free. Books can also be shipped outside the hospital. Shipping fees may apply.


Delivery of items to patients and employees within Ruby Memorial Hospital is free. Shipping fees apply for items shipped outside the hospital. Please call 304-598-4133 to place order.

What Your Purchase Supports

While finding the perfect gift, you’ll also be supporting patient comfort and care programs at WVU Medicine. Proceeds from Gift Shop sales are used by the hospital auxiliary, Friends of WVU Hospitals, to support a variety of programs, including those at Rosenbaum Family house, the Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center, and the Betty Puskar Breast Care Center.

Physical Store Hours of Operation:

  • Monday through Friday 8 am to 6 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday 11 am to 5 pm