Cranberry Corner Gift Shop

Gift Shop Hours

Monday – Friday
8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
1 - 5 p.m.
1 - 5 p.m.

When someone you care for is a patient at UNC Medical Center, it is not always possible to visit in person. Let our staff of personal shoppers at our Cranberry Corner Gift Shop help you choose a gift. We can take your order over the phone and deliver the gift free of charge.


Cranberry Corner is owned and operated by the UNC Volunteer Association. All proceeds from your purchase benefit hospital programs, patients and their families.

The gift shop offers a variety of gift items such as:

  • Gifts/Collectible Gifts
  • Mylar Balloons
  • Magazines and Books
  • Greeting Cards
  • Sundries
  • Snacks/Candy
  • Green Plants
  • Special Floral Arrangements
  • Gift Baskets Made To Order
  • Seasonal Merchandise
  • Jewelry (Costume & Sterling-Handcrafted items by local artist)
  • Plush (Stuffed) Animals
  • Baby Items (Blankets, Newborn Clothing, Frames, Photo Albums)
  • UNC Logo Items


Gifts can be purchased and delivered to a patient’s room. To order an in-house delivery for a patient, call 984-974-8740. Please note: flowers and balloons are not permitted in the Critical Care Units.

Gift Shop Info

If you would like assistance selecting and delivering a gift, contact the Gift Shop at 984-974-8740.