Year: 2011

Successful “Talk While You Walk/5K Run For Peggy Spiegler” Draws Biggest Crowd Ever

June 30, 2011

Besides a beautiful day, the organizers of the Peggy Spiegler Melanoma Research Foundation were grateful for the more than 270 registrants that participated in the “Talk While You Walk/5K Run For Peggy Spiegler” fundraiser on June 25. The event, held at Cooper River Park in Pennsauken, welcomed a diverse group – from toddlers in their…

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“Talk While You Walk/5K Run for Peggy Spiegler” Benefits Melanoma Research

June 17, 2011

Cooper Cancer Institute (CCI), along with several local organizations, will sponsor the third annual “Talk While You Walk/5K Run for Peggy Spiegler” on June 25, 2011, at Cooper River Park located in Pennsauken, New Jersey. Half of the proceeds from this year’s walk will go towards research in prevention and treatment of melanoma and other…

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Your Gifts at Work in the Fight Against Breast and Gynecological Cancer

June 10, 2011

When you give to the Pink Roses Teal Magnolias fund, you support real women in their struggles against cancer. You provide funding to innovative research which results in better treatments and brings us closer to discovering a cure. Here are some of the important Cooper Cancer Institute initiatives that were supported by the proceeds from…

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Peggy Spiegler Melanoma Research Foundation Fundraiser Benefits Cooper Cancer Institute

June 1, 2011

Just over $1000 was raised on May 22 by the Peggy Spiegler Melanoma Research Foundation in a one-of-a-kind fundraiser.  People from all over South Jersey visited the Cherry Hill Shop Rite on Evesham and Springdale Roads to drop off boxes of confidential paperwork – about 200 of them! – to be shredded.  Organizers from the…

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Annual Cooper Cancer Institute Event Planning Set to Kick Off

May 13, 2011

Planning will soon be underway for the 2011 Pink Roses/Teal Magnolias brunch to celebrate the breast and gynecologic cancer programs at Cooper University Hospital. The first steering committee meeting for Pink and Teal – a group of about 85 individuals from around South Jersey – will convene on Thursday, June 9 at the Cherry Hill…

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Stop By to Shred at Shop Rite on May 22

May 12, 2011

The Cherry Hill, NJ-based Peggy Spiegler Melanoma Research Foundation will host its second annual “Shredding on Sunday at ShopRite” event to raise funds for the Foundation.  A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Cooper Cancer Institute. “Shredding on Sunday at ShopRite” will take place on Sunday, May 22 from 8:30 – 10:30 AM at…

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Summer Concert Series Plans Underway

May 12, 2011

Spring has sprung, and that means The Cooper Foundation is working on its third annual music festival.  This year, the “Summer in the City” concerts will be held in two area neighborhood parks – Cooper Commons Park and Lanning Square Park.  The concerts are free and open to the public, as always.  The Foundation is…

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Local Cancer Foundation Fundraiser on May 22 To Benefit Cooper

April 11, 2011

The Cherry Hill, NJ-based Peggy Spiegler Melanoma Research Foundation will host its second annual “Shredding on Sunday at ShopRite” event to raise funds for the Foundation. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Cooper Cancer Institute. “Shredding on Sunday at ShopRite” will take place on Sunday, May 22 from 8:30 – 10:30 AM at…

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The Cooper Foundation’s New Home

April 11, 2011

The Cooper Foundation has recently moved to new offices in Camden. The new space, located less than a mile from Cooper’s main campus at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Haddon Avenue, provides expanded work space for staff, as well as meeting space. “This is a great opportunity for the Foundation,” said Susan Bass Levin,…

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Cooper Red Hot Gala Photos Featured In Philadelphia Magazine

April 6, 2011

For more memorable moments from the Cooper Red Hot Gala last month, check out the fantastic gallery of Red Hot Gala photos featured in Philadelphia magazine online! And, for your chance to view and purchase any of the photos from the event, be sure to visit the Gala’s exclusive photo web site.

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