Year: 2012

Featured in American City – Delivering Camden from the Brink

August 15, 2012

At the forefront of Camden’s eds-and-meds resurgence has been Cooper University Hospital. In the last three to five years, the hospital has increased its efforts to lead revitalization efforts, investing nearly $700 million in the expansion of a health sciences campus. Read more about Cooper University Hospital’s impact in the revitalization of Camden. 

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Cooper Foundation to Host Final “Summer in the City” Concert Thursday, Aug. 2

August 2, 2012

The Cooper Foundation of Cooper University Hospital on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012 will host its final “Summer in the City” concert of the season with a free evening performance by the Hector Rosado Latin Band at Lanning Square Park. This is the fourth concert in the series. The goal of Summer in the City is…

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KIPP Cooper Norcross Partnership Announces Proposed Renaissance School in Camden

July 27, 2012

The Cooper Foundation, with the support of the Norcross family, in partnership with the non-profit TEAM Schools of New Jersey, submitted a proposal today to create the KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy, New Jersey’s first “renaissance school” that will deliver a world-class public education for young people in Camden. If approved, KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy will…

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The Catalyst Newsletter – July 2012

July 26, 2012

Greetings from Susan Bass Levin and Dr. Edward D. Viner   Welcome back to The Catalyst, our eNewsletter designed to deliver the latest Cooper University Hospital Foundation news and happenings directly to your inbox.  On July 24, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University proudly opened its doors, shaping the future of medical education in Southern…

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Cooper Foundation Hosted its Second “Summer in the City” Concert

July 12, 2012

The Cooper Foundation of Cooper University Hospital on Thursday, July 12, 2012 hosted its second of four “Summer in the City” concerts with a free evening performance by “Leon Huff presents Ju-Taun” at Cooper Commons Park. The goal of Summer in the City is to help build a sense of community while showcasing the neighborhood…

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The Cooper Foundation Kicks Off Third Annual “Summer in the City” Concert Series

July 6, 2012

The Cooper Foundation kicked off its third annual “Summer in the City” concert series with a free evening performance by “To The Max” at Cooper Commons Park on Thursday, July 5. This was the first of four concerts to be held throughout the month. The goal of Summer in the City is to help build…

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Safe Kids Southern NJ at Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper Receives Grant from State Farm to Educate Parents and Teens on Travel Safety

June 22, 2012

On Thursday, June 21, 2012, representatives from State Farm® presented a check to Safe Kids Southern NJ at Cooper for a $5,000 grant. The generous donation will be used towards the purchasing of booster seats and helmets to provide to children and parents free of charge at educational events throughout the South Jersey region. During…

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The Cooper Children’s Regional Hospital Raffle

June 20, 2012

Take Me Out to the Ballgame! Congratulations to Kristina Wolfe from the Department of Pediatrics on winning the Cooper Children’s Regional Hospital Raffle Prize – 4 Hall of Fame Phillies Tickets.

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Cooper Cookie to Go on Sale at Ponzio’s in Cherry Hill Starting Friday, June 22

June 19, 2012

All Proceeds Benefit  the Jim Fifis Lung Cancer Research Fund at Cooper The Cooper Foundation of Cooper University Hospital along with Ponzio’s Diner-Bakery-Bar today announced that the Cooper Cookie will go on sale at Ponzio’s in Cherry Hill, N.J., starting on Friday, June 22. Proceeds from Cooper Cookie sales will benefit the Jim Fifis Lung…

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Children’s Regional Hospital Honors Leaders in Pediatric Medicine Tribute Event Raises $130,000 for Children’s Health Care Programs

June 13, 2012

    To view or purchase photos from the event, please use the following link: The Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper along with the Cooper Foundation tonight held a special reception to honor two esteemed South Jersey leaders in pediatric medicine and to raise funds to benefit children’s health care programs. Honorees William Sharrar, M.D.…

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