News & Stories

Cooper University Health Care Employees and The Cooper Foundation Donate Backpacks, School Supplies to Camden Students

More Than 2,200 Backpacks and School Supplies Donated Through The Cooper Foundation’s Operation Backpack CAMDEN, N.J. — The Cooper Foundation, along with city officials and school leaders, today distributed backpacks and school supplies to every student at KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy (KCNA) Lanning Square Primary and Middle School campus and KCNA Whittier Middle School in…

Q&A with Pink & Teal Hero: Bonnie Mehr

Bonnie Mehr is the Director of Integrative Oncology Services and Director of the Dr. Diane Barton Complementary Medicine Program at MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper. Bonnie is a familiar and friendly face to many patients as she coordinates complementary therapies focused on the mind, body and spirit. She is also the editor of the…

Dine & Shop to Benefit Pink Roses Teal Magnolias

Looking for more ways to support Pink Roses Teal Magnolias? Join us at a Community Partner event and you can give back by dining and shopping!   Tuesday, Sept. 10 Dine and Donate at Tutti Toscani 1491 Brace Rd, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034 Enjoy a delicious Italian meal at Tutti and 20% of your bill…

Q&A with Pink & Teal Hero: Dr. Anthony Dragun

Who inspired you to become a doctor? When I was a teenager, my mother went back to medical school as a second career. As a result, I saw the challenges and rewards of building a career in medicine. She and her mentor, the late Luther Brady, inspired me to pursue a career in radiation oncology. My…

George E. Norcross, III Announces The Cooper Foundation is Accepting Applications for First-Ever Camden City Community Grant Program

CAMDEN, NJ – George E. Norcross, III, chairman of the Cooper University Health Care Board of Trustees, announced today that The Cooper Foundation is now accepting applications for the first-ever Camden City Community Grant Program. Grant applications are due by Friday, Nov. 8, 2019 at 3 p.m. The Norcross Foundation, The Michaels Organization, NFI, and…

Christmas/Hanukkah in July: Support Cooper’s Child Life Program

Join The Cooper Foundation and Cooper’s Child Life Program by supporting Christmas/Hanukkah in July! Your donation will provide comfort and joy to our littlest patients. Toys, games, movies and craft supplies help children cope with unfamiliar hospital surroundings and procedures. Cooper’s Child Life specialists work with children of all ages, and their families, to help…

The Cooper Foundation Kicks-Off Its 10th Annual Free Summer in the City Music Festival in the Park

CAMDEN, N.J. – The Cooper Foundation of Cooper University Health Care will kick-off its free Summer in the City Music Festival in the Park on Tuesday, July 23 at 5:30 p.m. in Sheila L. Roberts Park with a concert by To The Max. This is the first of three performances to be held over the…

Camden Community News: Transforming Camden Homes and Parks

TRANSFORMING CAMDEN HOMES AND PARKS Camden’s housing market and green spaces are seeing major changes for the better Big changes are going down in Camden – and it’s not just vast improvements in education, public safety, and employment. No, the everyday quality of life for Camden residents is also going up, thanks to high-quality housing…

Audi Hits a Hole in One!

On June 17, The Cooper Foundation teamed up with Audi Cherry Hill to host the 2019 Audi quattro Cup competition at Medford Lakes Country Club. More than 60 golfers participated and raised $43,000 for the Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper. Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper is the only state-designated acute care children’s hospital in South…