Donor Stories

Meet some of our donors and learn what inspires them to give back.

 

Parents’ Gift Celebrates Daughter’s Passion for Art

A year after her daughter Jessie passed away, Linda Falcone stood on a balcony of a hotel in Costa Rica, longing for her child. Just give me a sign. A butterfly, something, she remembers thinking. Read More

 

 

 

Susan Marie Rupp Foundation Donates $5,000 to Cancer Center

Recently, the Susan Marie Rupp Foundation of Clementon, NJ, visited MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper to donate a $5,000 check for ovarian cancer research at Cooper. Read More

 

Cooper Bone and Joint Keeps Steve Graham Going

Steve Graham credits Dr. Lawrence Miller and his team at the Cooper Bone and Joint Institute for allowing him to do what he loves — skiing, tennis and break dancing.  Read More

 

Former Cooper Nurse Donates $5,000 to Palliative Care Fellowship Program

Cathy Young recently made a $5,000 donation to the Palliative Care Fellowship Program in honor of Dr. W. Eric Scott’s contribution to the well-being of patients and families.  Read More

 

Deborah L. Krauss-Kelleher’s Gift to Support Radiation Oncology at MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper

When Deborah L. Krauss-Kelleher first walked through the new MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper earlier this fall, she was enthralled by the architecture’s elegance, soothing colors and healing artwork.  Read More

 

Moorestown Upper Elementary School Raises $700 for Cancer Research at Cooper

Sixth graders Victoria Figon and Grace Bischoff organized Pink and Proud Spirit Day to raise breast cancer awareness. Read More

 

Mother’s Breast Cancer Diagnosis Leads to Hope

Last August, Pat Waitz was diagnosed with breast cancer. As she battled against the breast cancer that had spread to her lymph nodes, Pat worried about the health of her daughters, Rachel Taylor and Stacy Henry. Read More

 

Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper Receives $30,000 from Alicia Rose Victorious Foundation

Cooper Foundation of the Cooper Health System announced on Thursday a $30,000 grant from the Alicia Rose Victorious Foundation. The grant, which includes a $10,000 matching gift from the Ravitz Family Foundation, will support funding to create a teen lounge for patients at the Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper. Read More

 

The Cooper Foundation Dedicates Sign in Honor of Pediatric Nurse, $15,000 Gift to Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper

The Cooper Foundation of the Cooper Health System unveiled a sign in honor of Delores I. Males, RN, BSN, and a $15,000 gift from the Dollie I. Males Angel Fund to the Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper. Read More

 

The Cooper Foundation announced a $100,000 gift from the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 351 in support of the ongoing $50 million Cooper Campaign for the continued growth of Cooper University Hospital.Read More

 

Cooper Foundation Receives $20,000 from Jack and Barbara Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation

The Cooper Foundation announced a $20,000 grant from the Jack Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation in honor of George E. Norcross III, Chairman, Cooper Board of Trustees. The grant will support the Bright Beginnings Neonatal Follow-Up Program at Cooper. Read More