Year: 2015

Courier-Post: Renaissance School Debuts in Camden

September 3, 2015

by Jim Walsh CAMDEN — The city’s first newly built Renaissance school has dozens of classrooms on three floors, a gym big enough for two basketball courts and an all-purpose room that comfortably seats hundreds of uniformed students. But despite all that, the 110,000-square-foot KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy can’t meet the demand for its services. “We…

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Distribution of Backpacks, School Supplies to Children at Kipp Cooper Norcross Academy

September 1, 2015

More Than 600 Backpacks Donated Through Operation Backpack  CAMDEN, N.J. — The Cooper Foundation and Congressman Donald Norcross today distributed backpacks and school supplies to children at KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy, New Jersey’s first renaissance school, which welcomed students in grades kindergarten and first and fifth through eighth earlier this month. The Foundation collected more…

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Q & A with Generosa Grana, MD, Director, MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper

August 11, 2015

  Dr. Generosa Grana is the Director of MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper and has been caring for patients at Cooper for 21 years. Thanks to her leadership and vision, patients from throughout the region have access to world-class cancer care right here in South Jersey. Read this short Q & A with Dr.…

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Making a Difference in the Lives of Children

July 15, 2015

When a child is sick or injured, the Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper is always there. The tremendous generosity of our donors supports a range of programs and initiatives to help children get better and feel more comfortable during their hospital stay. Read here about our recent donations for a Pediatric Infusion Center, a newly…

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A Tribute to Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper Honors Pediatric Leaders, Raises $150,000 for Children’s Health Care Programs

June 5, 2015

CAMDEN, N.J. — The Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper and The Cooper Foundation of Cooper University Health Care on Thursday, June 4 honored two esteemed South Jersey leaders in pediatric medicine and raised $150,000 to benefit children’s health care programs. The Fourth Annual Tribute to Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper also celebrated the 25th anniversary…

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Gloucester County Man Named Cooper Nurse of the Year

May 7, 2015

Nineteen Nurses Honored During 2015 Nursing Excellence Awards CAMDEN, N.J.— Gloucester County resident Keith Kline, RN, BSN, was named Nurse of the Year tonight during the 2015 Nursing Excellence Awards hosted by The Cooper Foundation and Cooper University Health Care. Kline, who lives in Clayton, N.J.,  has worked as a staff nurse on the Trauma…

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Pink Roses Teal Magnolias Named Most Happening Fundraiser in South Jersey

May 6, 2015

We are excited to announce that Pink Roses Teal Magnolias has made the 2015 SoJo Happening List. The annual Pink Roses Teal Magnolias brunch has been named the best and most happening fundraiser in South Jersey. We would like to give a special thanks to everyone who voted for Pink Roses Teal Magnolias. The People’s…

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New Teen Lounge Opens at Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper University Hospital

May 6, 2015

  The Cooper Foundation, in partnership with the Alicia Rose Victorious Foundation and the Ravitz Family Foundation, recently celebrated the opening of the newly created Teen Lounge at Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper. The lounge provides adolescent patients with a much-needed space where they can relax, watch movies, play video games, access computers and socialize…

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South Jersey Biz: Eds, Meds and Big Moves

April 21, 2015

by Erica Bauwens The city of Camden continues to move towards a bigger, brighter future. The last 50 years have been a struggle for Camden. A loss of industry and crime turned what was a bustling place into a city in disarray and despair. But today, Camden is re-emerging as one of the most rapidly…

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The Catalyst – April 2015

April 17, 2015

Let Us Salute You on Our MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper Donor Walls! Help make cancer history with a life-saving donation to the MD Anderson Cooper Cornerstone Campaign. Don’t miss this opportunity to be celebrated with gratitude, visibility and permanence for your support. Become an Inaugural Donor (gifts of $1,000 to $99,999) by July…

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