They Volunteered! A Recap of Cooper’s June Happenings

Our #CooperTeam was all over our area supporting education, research, and resources for our patients and community. Thank you for sharing your photos and stories with us!

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Cooper Team Runs for a Reason

Pictured left to right are Cooper Transitional Navigators Kelly Riley, Avery Forte, Karie McGuire, Cathy Morrison, Julie Klugh, Rachel Birmingham, Cara Margetich, Hillary Oldt, and Anne Martinez.

A team of Cooper’s Transitional Navigators participated in the Ronald McDonald House of Southern New Jersey 5th Annual Ronald House 5k run on June 1, 2019. RMHSNJ provides a home-away-from-home to families who need a place to stay where they can be close to their seriously ill or traumatically injured child who is being treated at Cooper.

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Cooper Team Joins in Moorestown Day Celebrations

Janine McNamara, Jeanne McHugh, Patty Budic, and Deborah Stenton

On June 1, 2019, our Cooper Team was out and about in our Moorestown community as part of Moorestown Day. Our team let people know about Cooper locations close by, including Cooper’s Digestive Health Institute in Mount Laurel, our Primary Care and Pediatric offices in Moorestown, and our Urgent Care Center in Cinnaminson. Cooper is also the Premier Sponsor of the Moorestown Soccer Club for the next two years. Many thanks to our Mount Laurel GI team who gave their time to volunteer at this event!

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Cooper Volunteers Support Special Olympics New Jersey

On Sunday, June 9, 2019, Cooper Physical Therapy Manager Albert J. Guarini, PT, DPT, MTC, and some of Cooper’s outpatient rehab staff volunteered at the Special Olympics New Jersey, which was held at the College of New Jersey. The team participated in the FUNfitness group for healthy athletes proving flexibility, strength, and balance screenings for the athletes competing that day. It was a great experience and the entire group had a lot of fun!

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Cooper Team Laces Up for Third Annual Sista Strut

Sista Strut 2019 from iHeartMedia Philadelphia on Vimeo.

On June 15, 2019, members of MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper’s Cancer Outreach and Screening Program team, Evelyn Robles-Rodriguez, Roxanne Berger, Genni Rodriguez, Dr. Vivian Bea, and Lorraine Greer, laced up for Sista Strut 2019, where Cooper served as one of the sponsors.

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Cooper Leaders Volunteer at Cathedral Kitchen

Pictured left to right: Colleen Thornton, Megan Avila, Jennifer Doan, Kimberly Frazee, Pamela Ladu, Susan Kreh, Karen Kutner, Eileen Boardman, and Lisa Shalkowski.

On June 20, 2019, leadership from Cooper’s Adult Health Institute, Urban Health Institute, Women and Children’s Institute, Psychiatry, and Addiction Medicine joined together for a day of service at Cathedral Kitchen.

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