Month: September 2014

Celebrate 50 Years of Ponzio’s on Sept. 23 & Raise Money for Cancer Research

September 10, 2014

The year was 1964 – Lyndon B. Johnson was president, the Beatles were at the top of the Billboard charts, and a grilled cheese sandwich at the newly opened Ponzio’s Diner cost just 70 cents. Fifty years – and more than 300,000 grilled cheese sandwiches later – Ponzio’s remains a South Jersey tradition. For five…

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KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy Welcomes First Students

September 10, 2014

The KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy last month welcomed 104 kindergarten students and 50 pre-school students as the inaugural class in the state’s first renaissance public school. The Kipp Cooper Norcross Academy will grow to serve more than 1,000 students from Pre-K to 8th grade, who live in the Lanning Square and Cooper Plaza neighborhoods. In…

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Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper Honors Pediatric Leaders, Raises More Than $125,000 for Children’s Health Care Programs

September 10, 2014

The Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper and The Cooper Foundation this summer held a special evening reception honoring two esteemed South Jersey leaders in pediatric medicine and raising more than $125,000 to benefit children’s health care programs. The event was made possible by co-chairs Michael Hartung, Trustee of The Cooper Foundation and Owner of Mercedes-Benz…

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Shop for A Cure at The Shops at Lee Newman Plaza

September 10, 2014

Freshen up your wardrobe this fall and raise money for cancer care at the same time! The Shops at Lee Newman Plaza on Route 70 in Cherry Hill will donate 10 percent of the proceeds from Sept. 15 to Oct. 26 to Pink Roses Teal Magnolias to support breast and gynecological care at MD Anderson…

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Are You Ready for Some Football?

September 10, 2014

Enter here to win two tickets to the Eagles vs. Giants game on Sunday night Oct. 12 at Lincoln Financial Field. Section 133, Row 13, Seats 13 & 14. Raffle tickets are $10 a piece or 3 for $25. Drawing will take place at 6 p.m. on Sept. 23 at Ponzio’s. Need not be present to win.…

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Brunch Can Be a Lifesaver

September 10, 2014

Be sure to get your tickets for the Pink Roses Teal Magnolias Brunch on Sunday, Oct. 26 at the Crowne Plaza in Cherry Hill. This year we will be honoring: Sucha O. Asbell, MD, FACR, FACRO, FASTRO, Attending Physician, Department of Radiation Oncology Umur Atabek, MD, FACS, Head, Division of Surgical Oncology Susan Maltman, MSN,…

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Making a Difference through SERVICE

September 10, 2014

Help others and do something great! Join The Cooper Foundation in making a difference through projects that support Cooper patients as well as families and children in need in South Jersey. Whether you are looking to fulfill a community service requirement for a youth group or graduation, or you simply want to give back, there…

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Operation Backpack Earns A+

September 10, 2014

This year’s Operation Backpack scored high marks! Cooper employees and friends of Cooper collected nearly 300 backpacks filled with school supplies for the children in the Cooper Plaza and Lanning Square neighborhoods. Thank you to all who participated!

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Featured Donor: Charlie Foulke, Jr.

September 10, 2014

Charlie Foulke, Jr. got his start selling cars as a lot boy for a used-car dealership when he returned from the Korean War. Today, he owns Cherry Hill Triplex, a car dealership with 10 locations and 15 franchises throughout South Jersey. He is also a generous Cooper supporter and a Premiere Sponsor of the Jim…

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The Catalyst – September 2014

September 8, 2014

The Fifis Family at the 2013 Jim Fifis Lung Cancer Research Fund Dinner Celebrate 50 Years of Ponzio’s on Sept. 23 & Raise Money for Cancer Research The year was 1964 – Lyndon B. Johnson was president, the Beatles were at the top of the Billboard charts, and a grilled cheese sandwich at the newly…

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