Thursday, March 5, 2009
Rory Cooper Featured on Cheerios Box
28th National Veterans Wheelchair Games
As part of a national campaign organized by the Veterans Administration, VA Canteen Service and General Mills, Cheerios is releasing a cereal box featuring several veteran athletes from the 28th National Veterans Wheelchair Games. Quality of Life Technology Center Co-Director, Dr. Rory Cooper will be one of the veteran athletes featured. The Cheerios Boxes will be available through VA Canteen Services and Bases Exchanges on Thursday March 5, 2009 to coincide with a major fundraising announcement for VA affiliated Fisher Houses. The VA has also organizing a “Box Signing event” where Dr. Cooper will appear at one of the Pittsburgh VA Medical Centers to autograph cereal boxes as well as “sports hero cards” that are also being released as part of the campaign.
The Pittsburgh Tribune Review also featured a story on Rory. [Click to View Story]
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|General Mills promotional poster for the Cheerios campaign||Sports hero card||Cheerios box spread|