Year: 2017

The Cooper Foundation Receives $25,000 Gift from Susan Marie Rupp Foundation to Advance Ovarian Cancer Research at MD Anderson Cooper

December 19, 2017

CAMDEN, NJ – The Cooper Foundation today announced it received a $25,000 gift from the Susan Marie Rupp Foundation to advance ovarian cancer research at MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper. The donation will establish the “Susan Marie Rupp Ovarian Cancer Research Fund” in memory of the beloved Pine Hill woman who lost her courageous…

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Camden Health & Athletic Association Hosts Basketball Skills and Drills Clinic for Camden Kids

November 20, 2017
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CAMDEN, N.J. – The Camden Health & Athletic Association (CHAA) on Saturday hosted a free basketball skills and drills clinic for Camden children featuring the Philadelphia 76ers DUNK SQUAD presented by Dunkin’ Donuts. More than 100 children participated in the clinic, which offered boys and girls between the ages of 4 and 15 the opportunity…

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Featured Donor: Pemberton Township High School and History Teacher Theresa Harris

November 9, 2017

Every Wednesday this October, the faculty at Pemberton Township High School pulled on their pink T-shirts and dropped a few dollars into the jar in the school office to help fight breast cancer. In years past, they donated the money they collected to a national breast cancer organization, but this year they decided to donate…

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Barnes & Noble Customers Give the Gift of Reading to Children in Need Through Annual Holiday Book Drive

November 9, 2017

Barnes & Noble – Deptford, NJ Chooses The Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper as Local Non-Profit Recipient. Deptford, NJ – Barnes & Noble Deptford invites customers to give the gift of reading to children in need during the company’s annual Holiday Book Drive, taking place November 1, through December 31. The Barnes & Noble Holiday Book…

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Cooper Foundation’s Eighth Annual Pink Roses Teal Magnolias Brunch Raises $800,000 for Breast, Gynecologic Cancer Research, Care at MD Anderson Cooper

November 6, 2017

CAMDEN, NJ — Susan Bass Levin, President and CEO of The Cooper Foundation, announced today that the Eighth Annual Pink Roses Teal Magnolias Brunch raised $800,000 for breast and gynecologic cancer research and clinical programs at MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper. “Pink Roses Teal Magnolias is the largest and most successful fundraiser benefitting breast…

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Seventh Annual Jim Fifis Lung Cancer Research Fund Benefit Dinner Raises $110,000 for MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper

September 20, 2017

CAMDEN, NJ — Susan Bass Levin, President and CEO of The Cooper Foundation, announced tonight that the Seventh Annual Jim Fifis Lung Cancer Research Fund Dinner raised $110,000 for the lung cancer program at MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper. More than 300 people gathered at Ponzio’s Diner-Bakery-Bar in Cherry Hill for the dinner, which celebrated…

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Cooper Foundation Receives $12,000 in Honor of Former CamCo Freeholder Riletta L Cream

September 18, 2017
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Donations to Support New Workforce Development Initiative and Whittier School Library CAMDEN, NJ – The Cooper Foundation of Cooper University Health Care today announced that donations received in honor of former Camden County freeholder Riletta L. Cream’s 90th Birthday will be used for two important Camden initiatives: a new workforce development program dedicated to Camden residents…

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Featured Donor: Hayley and Michael Del Rossi and the Medford Panther Players

September 13, 2017

Thirty-three-year-old Hayley Del Rossi learned she had breast cancer just hours before the curtain was set to rise for the opening night of the Medford Panther Players spring musical. She and her husband, Michael Del Rossi, both teachers, had been working with students from Medford’s Haines and Memorial middle schools since November on the production…

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Dr. Damon Tweedy, Bestselling Author of Black Man in a White Coat, Discusses Race and Medicine During Fifth Annual Berkowitz Family Foundation Lecture Program

September 12, 2017

CAMDEN, NJ – Damon Tweedy, MD, author of the New York Times bestseller Black Man in a White Coat, selected by TIME magazine as one of the Top 10 Non-Fiction Books of 2015, today discussed the role of race in medicine as the featured speaker for the Fifth Annual Berkowitz Family Foundation Lecture Program. “It is…

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Cooper Board Chairman George E. Norcross III Announces Agreement to Acquire Lourdes Health System and St. Francis Medical Center

August 31, 2017
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Acquisition Will Bring Together Resources of Cooper University Health Care, MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper, and Cooper Medical School of Rowan University with Trinity Health’s Acute-Care Hospitals and Nationally Recognized Cardiac Program George E. Norcross III, chairman of the Board of Trustees of Cooper University Health Care, today announced that Cooper has signed a…

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