Cooper Foundation Awards First Quarter Grants

Thursday, March 15, 2018  Lincoln, Neb. — The Cooper Foundation awarded a grant of $15,000 to the Wellbeing Initiative for expansion of the Peer Training Academy. The Wellbeing Initiative is a peer-run organization that empowers individuals living with mental health challenges to reach their fullest potential. They provide alternatives to higher levels of care, work to […]

Cooper Foundation Elects Pam Snow to Board

The Cooper Foundation has elected Pamela Hilton Snow to its board of trustees. “The Cooper Foundation has always sought talented, experienced and thoughtful people with an interest in Lincoln and Nebraska,” said Jack Campbell, chair of the board.  “Pam Snow exemplifies these ideals and will be a dynamic addition to our board.” Snow retired in […]

Cooper Foundation Elects Richard A. Knudsen Honorary Trustee

Jack Campbell, Chair of the Cooper Foundation, announced that Richard A. (Dick) Knudsen has been elected an honorary trustee of the board of trustees in recognition of his long and valuable service. Dick first became associated with the Foundation as a young attorney upon joining the law firm of Beghtol & Rankin in 1950. The […]