Year: 2016

Cooper’s cancer program gets $2M boost – Courier-Post

February 24, 2016

February 23, 2016 by Kim Mulford CAMDEN, NJ – If it weren’t for genetics testing, Ilene Grossman would be walking around today with advanced ovarian cancer. Instead, the 49-year-old Voorhees resident is a cancer survivor with no trace of the disease that could have killed her with little warning. That’s why she calls the planned…

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Paying It Forward With Pennies – CBS Philly

February 18, 2016

February 12, 2016 – By Stephanie Stahl CAMDEN, NJ, (CBS) — A New Jersey teen remains grateful and faithful to the hospital that cared for him so many years ago. Melvin Sheppard’s 11th annual visit to Cooper University Hospital in Camden has special meaning not only for him but also for the staff of the…

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Wilson Brothers Honored For Longtime Service To Camden – PhillyVoice

February 4, 2016

KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy names gymnasium after community pillars February 03, 2016 – By John Kopp, PhillyVoice Staff Gilbert L. “Whip” Wilson is a well-established public figure in Camden, having entered the city’s political arena after a 26-year law enforcement career. His younger brother, Carlton “Muscles” Wilson also has made a considerable impact on their…

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KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy Names Gymnasium In Honor Of Longtime Camden Leaders

February 3, 2016

Gymnasium Named In Honor of Gilbert “Whip” Wilson & Carlton “Muscels” Wilson CAMDEN, N.J. — KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy today named its gymnasium in honor of longtime Camden leaders Gilbert L. “Whip” Wilson and Carlton E. “Muscles” Wilson, brothers who grew up and still reside in the school’s Lanning Square neighborhood and have dedicated their…

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Barnes & Noble Deptford’s Holiday Book Drive Collects More Than 3,700 Books for Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper

January 8, 2016

CAMDEN, N.J. —Barnes & Noble Deptford collected more than 3,700 books for Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper during its 2015 Holiday Book Drive, giving pediatric patients the gift of reading. The book drive ran from Nov. 1 through Dec. 31. Barnes & Noble customers had the opportunity to purchase a book to donate to Children’s Regional…

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