Supporting MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper

Many donations to MD Anderson at Cooper come from patients and their families.

With more than a million patient visits, MD Anderson at Cooper brings one of the world’s premier cancer centers to Camden, providing New Jersey residents with advanced cancer care close to home.

By supporting MD Anderson at Cooper, you are ensuring access to the most advanced cancer care in the region. The ongoing and generous support received from patients, families and the community propels research efforts and demonstrates the strong trust and confidence we all have in the MD Anderson at Cooper team to find a cure for cancer and improve outcomes for cancer patients.

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Jay Ferraro

"The MD Anderson at Cooper team provided not only unmatched medical care but also made themselves available to Barbara whenever she needed them, while working tirelessly throughout the weeks and weekends to research treatments and clinical studies. Not just the treatments and studies currently available but also the groundbreaking treatments that were on the horizon for approval – always searching for that one special treatment that would bring about a cure.” - Jay D. Ferraro, Barbara T. Ferraro Foundation for Ovarian Cancer

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Pink Roses & Teal Magnolias

Pink & Teal is about providing inspiration and celebrating cancer survivorship while raising funds for breast and gynecological cancer clinical and research programs at MD Anderson at Cooper.

The fundraising program involves a signature annual event along with the support of community partner fundraisers throughout the year.

All donations to Pink and Teal stay local at MD Anderson at Cooper, supporting research, complementary medicine, new technology, support services, the Survivor Program and the Patient in Need fund.

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Patient in Need Fund

The Cooper Foundation's “Patient in Need” fund provides small financial assistance grants for transportation, child care, prescriptions and other necessities to cancer patients in need. The grant also provides support for women in cancer treatment who need wigs and cosmetic support while undergoing cancer treatment who could otherwise not afford them.

Cooper Foundation Generosa Grana

“Every time we receive a donation it brings us closer to a world where every person touched by cancer is successfully treated." - Generosa Grana, MD, FACP, Director of MD Anderson at Cooper. 

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“It’s humbling when families touched by cancer choose to put their faith in us and support our efforts here at MD Anderson at Cooper. Our patients have access to clinical trials offering promising new treatments that cannot be found anywhere else and this is thanks to those who support and donate to our research efforts." - David P. Warshal, MD, FACOG, Head of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology

10 Years of Healing - MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper

As MD Anderson at Cooper celebrates the 10th Anniversary of our partnership with MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, we look back on the impact this partnership has had on our patients and look forward to further advancing cancer care in our region.

Melissa's Story - Finding Strength in Family & Love

Diagnosed with two types of breast cancer at a young age, Melissa turned to her family for support and her team at MD Anderson at Cooper for expert, collaborative care. As she progressed through treatment and survivorship Melissa discovered a new outlook on life and found love.

Second Opinion Saves Pilot Ken DePasquale’s Life and His Career

Seeking more information, Ken came to MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper for a second opinion. Following independent diagnostic studies and a multidisciplinary review of his case, the MD Anderson at Cooper genitourinary cancer team determined that while Ken did have prostate cancer, it was caught before it had spread and was curable.