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The Catalyst Newsletter – June 2014 Edition
Support Children’s Regional Hospital on July 28
Join us for the Tribute to Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper on Monday, July 28, at Caffe Aldo Lamberti in Cherry Hill, NJ. Proceeds from the fundraiser will benefit The Children’s Regional Hospital and four of its special programs: Child Life Program, Newborn Intensive Care Unit, Child Abuse Prevention & Neglect Initiative and Cooper Learning Center.
Annual Fundraiser to Honor Two Pediatric Leaders
Two esteemed leaders in Pediatric Medicine and Nursing, April Douglass-Bright, MD, Head, Division of General Pediatrics, and Michelle Basile, RNC-NIC, MA, CCRN, CBC, Staff Nurse, Newborn Intensive Care Unit will be honored during the Tribute to Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper on July 28.
Parents’ Gift Celebrates Daughter’s Passion for Art
Frank and Linda Falcone remember the personal care their daughter Jessie received at Cooper when she was diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia. An aspiring artist, Jessie shared her passion for art with others. As a tribute to their daughter, the Falcone’s recently made a generous gift to Cooper, creating Jessie’s Art Cart for pediatric patients to explore art as they cope with their own diagnoses and hospital stays.
CANCER CARE INSPIRES TODD TO LEAVE LEGACY AT COOPER
Mary Ann Todd’s $30,000 gift to MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper will be recognized through several naming opportunities.
Also inside this issue
- Root for Your Home Team and Support Cooper
- Support pediatric patients at Cooper and have a shot at winning four tickets to the August 9th Philadelphia Phillies game vs. the New York Mets. Buy Raffle Tickets
- Cornerstone Society Deadline Extended to December 31
- Make your mark! Become a member of the Cornerstone Society and support MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper. Learn More
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Courier-Post: Great Schools of All Types are Part of Solution Read More
Drew Martin, Executive Director of KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy, writes that schools should be judged by the quality of education in the classroom, and how prepared students are for life after graduation. Read More
Upcoming events – View All
Summer in the City
June 26, July 3 and July 10, 5:30 p.m.
Sheila L. Roberts Park
6th & Washington Streets
Camden, NJKIPP Cooper Norcross Academy Family Festival
July 16, 4 PM
Site of new academy
South 5th Street at the Washington Street entrance
Tribute to the Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper
July 28, 5:30 PM
Caffe Aldo Lamberti
Route 70, Cherry Hill, NJ
50th Anniversary of Ponzio’s and Jim Fifis Lung Cancer Research Fund Event
September 23, 5 PM
Route 70, Cherry Hill, NJ
Pink Roses Teal Magnolias
October 26, 11 AM
Cherry Hill, NJ