Month: August 2011

Jim Fifis Lung Cancer Research Fund at Cooper Holds Fundraising Evening at Ponzio’s Diner

August 25, 2011

The Cooper Foundation is pleased to partner with the Fifis family for a special evening to support the Cooper lung cancer research program. Date: Tuesday, September 20, 2011 Time: 6:00 to 9:00 PM Place: Ponzio’s Diner, Route 70, Cherry Hill Tickets for the event are being sold for $100 each. To purchase tickets, or if…

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Cooper Employees Key to Success of “Operation Backpack”

August 25, 2011

Cooper staff at all levels from more than 50 departments joined together in collecting more than 250 new backpacks filled with school supplies for local children in need. Through “Operation Backpack,” a partnership between The Cooper Foundation and the Center for Family Services in Camden, Cooper employees purchased backpacks and filled them with back-to-school essentials…

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Smooth Jazz Wraps Up “Summer in the City” Concert Series

August 12, 2011

August 4 marked the last of the “Summer in the City” community concerts, but the series certainly ended with a smooth celebration! Check out these photos from Cooper Commons Park, where Red KoolAde Jazz entertained about 100 members of the community from Camden. Special thanks to Rita’s for providing water ice for the festivities! Thanks…

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Operation Backpack Fills Needs for New School Year

August 8, 2011

Cooper University Hospital has partnered with the Center for Family Services in a unique school supply collection drive to benefit local children in need. “Operation Backpack” brings Cooper employees together in teams to purchase new backpacks and fill them with new office and school supplies to help area students be well-prepared for the new school…

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More “Summer in the City” Celebrations!

August 4, 2011

Check out the photos from last week’s “Summer in the City” concert, featuring the talents of Jimmy Jorge and the Latin Express! Tonight, enjoy the smooth sounds of “Red KoolAde Jazz” in the final show of the annual music festival, starting at 5:30 p.m. in Cooper Commons Park, 6th and Washington Streets in Camden. The…

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More Photos from the Festivities at “Summer in the City” Concert Series

August 2, 2011

Children and adults alike had a grand time at the July 21 “Summer in the City” concert, featuring the talents of the Camden-based Sensational Universal African Dance and Drum Ensemble! The “Summer in the City” Music Festival is sponsored by Cooper University Hospital, Campbell’s, Subaru and the Discovery Museum and is a joint collaboration of…

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