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Cooper’s Adopt-A-Family Program A Resounding Success

As the holiday season wraps up, The Cooper Foundation is pleased to announce the success of Cooper’s participation in the Volunteers of America – Delaware Valley “Adopt-A-Family” program. According to organizers at the Foundation, 58 families (representing approximately 200 people in total) were adopted by Cooper. For all families, children received a new outfit and…

Contributions to Cooper Red Hot Gala Continue

When it comes to world-renowned medical experts, Cooper has some of the best. Among them is Dr. Allen Seftel, Head of the Division of Urology, Director of the Urology Residency Program, and current editor of the International Journal of Impotence Research. His specialty is men’s sexual health – improving quality of life for men. Dr.…

First Contributor to Cooper’s Red Hot Gala

Dr. Michael Goldberg wears many hats. He is Chief of the Department of Anesthesia, a Professor of Anesthesiology, the Director of Operating Rooms, and the Co-Chair of the Curriculum Committee for the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University. Dr. Goldberg, however, is so much more than those distinguished titles at Cooper. On any given day…

Cooper Reboots Annual Charity Ball

Cooper’s annual charity ball is changing. Instead of the traditional dinner dance, expect the unexpected. On Saturday night, March 26, 2011, join us at the Cooper Red Hot Gala at the Hyatt Regency Philadelphia at Penn’s Landing. Dance to the music of three great bands and enjoy fabulous food and good friends. Your contribution will…

Update: Cooper Holiday Adopt-A-Family Program

Employees from around Cooper continue to make a difference in the lives of South Jersey families in need this holiday season with the Adopt-A-Family program. In partnership with Volunteers of America of the Delaware Valley, staff in teams and departments have “adopted” more than 50 families (and counting). Each team or department is providing gifts,…

Cooper/Lanning Holiday Festival a Hit!

Lanning Square Park, Cooper Commons Park, and the Roberts Pavilion at Cooper University Hospital were filled with music and holiday cheer as Rowan University’s Concert Choir and community members celebrated the season December 3. Following visits from Santa at both neighborhood parks, a special one-night art show at the hospital welcomed all visitors. Thanks to…

Former Preemie Collects Pennies for NICU

On Thursday, November 18, Melvin Sheppard and his family presented nearly $150 in pennies to Cooper’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). Melvin was born 13 years ago – and nine weeks early, weighing only 2.9 pounds. His life was saved by the NICU’s exceptional care and life saving equipment. Now a 7th grader living in…

Cooper Partners with Volunteers of America at the Holidays

Departments throughout Cooper will be working with the Volunteers of America of the Delaware Valley to help brighten the holidays for area families in need through the “Adopt-A-Family” program. Each department is matched with a family and receives information about that family, including children’s gender, age, clothing size, and toy “wish lists.” Employees in that…

Cooper/Lanning Holiday Festival Brightens the Season December 3

Three very special events will help Cooper celebrate the holidays in the community this year, as part of the Cooper Lanning Holiday Festival on December 3. At 3:30 PM, Lanning Square Park in Camden (on 4th Street between Clinton and Washington) will play host as the Rowan University Choir performs. Santa will be on hand…