The Cooper Institute

Founded in 1970 by the "Father of Aerobics"
Kenneth H. Cooper MD, MPH


Thank you for giving to The Cooper Institute

Many retailers allow shoppers to support nonprofits by donating a percentage of each purchase. Now you can support The Cooper Institute year-round while buying groceries, gifts or household goods. 

When shopping on


  1. Visit and search for The Cooper Institute to set as your nonprofit recipient. 
  2. Make sure that you are shopping through AmazonSmile each time to support our research.

    *Great idea for business accounts, too! 

AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets you enjoy the same shopping experience as on, but with a benefit to The Cooper Institute. When you shop on AmazonSmile (, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of your eligible Amazon purchase to The Cooper Institute when you shop.

Remember, only purchases made at will result in donations.

When shopping at Kroger Stores:

  1. Login to your Kroger Plus Card account, or create a new account, on
  2. Click Community Awards to search for and select The Cooper Institute to support every time you buy groceries.


When shopping at Tom Thmb and Randalls Stores:

  1. Login to your Tom Thumb Reward Card, or create a new account, at
  2. Select The Cooper Institute as your designated nonprofit.