Month: April 2013

Make a Difference: Support The Children’s Regional Hospital

April 29, 2013

Change a child’s life today! Join us for A Tribute to Children’s Regional Hospital on Wednesday, June 12, at 5 p.m. at Cooper University Hospital, Roberts Pavilion, 10th Floor. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Proceeds from the fundraiser will benefit The Children’s Regional Hospital and four of its special programs: Cooper Learning Center, Child…

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

April 29, 2013

The Cooper Foundation announced today a $20,000 grant from the Jack Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation in honor of George E. Norcross III, Chairman of the Cooper Board of Trustees. The grant will support the Bright Beginnings Neonatal Follow-Up Program at The Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper. “It is my pleasure to accept this generous…

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Pinwheels Raise Awareness of Child Abuse

April 29, 2013

In honor of Child Abuse Awareness Month in April, Cooper partnered with Prevent Child Abuse New Jersey’s “Pinwheels for Prevention” campaign to recognize and educate our community on child neglect. When Kathryn M. McCans, MD, Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Child Abuse Specialist, meets with children and their families, she listens to their stories. “The children…

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Story Storks Deliver Gift of Reading

April 29, 2013

While pursuing their master’s degrees in Reading Education from Rowan University, Adrienne Evans and Maureen Hicks completed their teaching clinical in Camden. There, they discovered the need to create an early literacy program within the community. The Haddon Heights residents wanted to teach parents of newborns directly, so they created Story Storks and turned to…

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Cooper Learning Center Offers Upcoming Summer Programs

April 29, 2013

As the region’s only child-learning program affiliated with a university-level medical center, the Cooper Learning Center at the Children’s Regional Hospital, offers parents and children the most advanced methods and expert clinical consultation for treating learning difficulties. Since the program’s inception in 1995, the Cooper Learning Center, under the direction of Richard Selznick, PhD, has…

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In the News – April 2013

April 29, 2013

Cooper Red Hot Heart Gala Press NJBiz: The Cooper Red Hot Heart Gala Philly.com: The Cooper Red Hot Heart Gala Philly.com: WATCH: Behind the scenes of The Cooper Foundation’s Red Hot Heart Gala Cherry Hill Sun: Cooper Red Hot Heart Gala raises $1.3 million Cherry Hill Patch.com: Cooper Red Hot Heart Gala Raises $1.3 million for Cooper…

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Upcoming Events

April 25, 2013

June 12, 2013: A Tribute to Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper September 24, 2013: Jim Fifis Lung Cancer Research Fund Event October 4, 2013: Shop for a Cause at The Shops at Lee Newman October 27, 2013: Pink Roses Teal Magnolias Brunch

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Annual Children’s Regional Hospital Fundraiser to Honor Two Pediatric Leaders

April 24, 2013

Two esteemed leaders in Pediatric Medicine and Nursing will be honored during the A Tribute to Children’s Regional Hospital Anat R. Feingold, MD, and Jackie Ficerai Tedeschi, RN. The event will take place on Wednesday, June 12, at 5 p.m. at Cooper University Hospital, Roberts Pavilion, 10th Floor. Anat R. Feingold, MD, is the Division…

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Go Green, Donate to Shoebox Recycling Program

April 23, 2013

Do you have extra shoes in your closet? Go green this spring by participating in the first ever Shoe Collection, organized by the Cooper “Green Team” and the Cooper Foundation! Worn is Not Worn Out Bring in your gently used shoes and sneakers so they can be recycled and reused by those in need of affordable footwear in developing countries.…

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Honor Roll of Red Hot Heart Gala Sponsors

April 17, 2013

The Cooper Foundation would like to extend its heartfelt gratitude to the following individuals and organizations for their generous sponsorships to the Cooper Red Hot Heart Gala on April 13. Through your support and leadership, we were able to raise $1.3 million for the Cooper Heart Institute and the Cooper Aortic Center! George and Sandy’s…

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