Month: September 2017

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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