Month: December 2011

Working Together to Provide Holiday Joy to Camden Residents

December 29, 2011

Through a partnership between Cooper University Hospital, the Cooper Foundation, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, and the Norcross Foundation, Camden families in need were provided with meals during this holiday season.  Over 200 turkeys, along with groceries, books, and toys were distributed to families in Cooper Plaza and Lanning Square and other Camden community…

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Annual Adopt-A-Family Effort Brightens Holidays for Needy Families

December 20, 2011

Again this year, Cooper has partnered with Volunteers of America of the Delaware Valley to help local families in need celebrate the holidays through the “Adopt-A-Family” program.

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Annual “Season of Hope” Celebration Raises Needed Funds for Trauma Family Support Group

December 15, 2011

The Trauma Department celebrated another successful “Season of Hope” this December at Cooper, capping off its annual sale of snowflakes to benefit the Trauma Family Support Group for families of patients undergoing treatment for traumatic injuries at Cooper.

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Cooper Employees and Friends Donate 1,475 lbs. of Food to Holiday Drive

December 9, 2011

Cooper employees and friends have helped fill the pantries of the Food Bank of South Jersey with an incredible 1,475 lbs. – ¾ of a ton – of canned goods and food items, just in time for the holidays.

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Summary of Community Work Presented at Cooper’s Annual Community Meeting

December 8, 2011

Cooper University Hospital CEO John P. Sheridan, Jr. and Cooper Foundation President and CEO Susan Bass Levin addressed a group of about 40, including several hospital Board of Trustees members, yesterday to discuss Cooper University Hospital’s many partnerships and activities in the City of Camden and surrounding areas during the past year. The presentation covered…

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