Month: March 2019

Ninth Annual Cooper Red Hot Gala Raises $2.2 Million for Patient and Community Services

March 29, 2019
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 29, 2019   CAMDEN, N.J. — The Chairman of the Cooper Board of Trustees, George E. Norcross III, announced tonight that The Cooper Foundation raised $2.2 million at its ninth annual Red Hot Gala. This year’s proceeds support Cooper University Health Care’s commitment to improving the quality of life in the community and…

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National Doctor’s Day is March 30!

March 29, 2019

National Doctor’s Day is Saturday, March 30 The Cooper Foundation is proud to honor and recognize Cooper’s outstanding physicians for the care they provide to their patients and the community. Cooper doctors often go above and beyond to provide comfort, care and compassion during times of need. March 30 is the date we formally recognize…

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The Cooper Foundation Announces a New Neighborhood Initiative, “PowerUp,” to Address Food Insecurity, Job Readiness and Financial Literacy for Neighborhood Families

March 28, 2019

CAMDEN, N.J. – The Cooper Foundation today announced a new community initiative, PowerUp, to address food insecurity for Camden children at KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy and the Center for Family Services (CFFS) Head Start program at KIPP. PowerUp will also support workforce development, job-readiness training, and financial literacy programs for families in the Cooper Plaza and Lanning…

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Gala Host Committee Q&A – Get to Know Our Docs: Part 2

March 7, 2019

Our 2019 Gala Host Committee members are passionate about Cooper and its mission to serve, to heal, to educate. We are asking Host Committee members why they choose to give back. Michael Chansky, MD Chairman and Chief, Department of Emergency Medicine What three words come to your mind when you think of Cooper? Opportunity, Excellence,…

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MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper Hosts Camden Girl Scouts to Explore Careers in STEM

March 1, 2019

  Through a partnership with The Cooper Foundation, the Girl Scouts of Central & Southern New Jersey (GSCSNJ), and Brimm Medical Arts High School in Camden, 20 Camden students visited MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019 for a behind the scenes look at STEM-related careers. After a tour of the…

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