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Hope on Wheels January 2017

    Happy New Year! Before I look to the year ahead and the exciting work that we will accomplish, I must first reflect on 2016. At Hyundai, we are so grateful for all of the doctors, researchers, nurses, hospital…

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Hyundai Hope On Wheels Wraps Up A Successful 2016 “dc Days” In Celebration Of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month By Awarding $7.5 Million In New Pediatric Cancer Research Grant Awards To 34 Institutions

Hyundai Hope on Wheels Wraps Up A Successful 2016 “dc Days” in Celebration of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month By Awarding $7.5 Million in New Pediatric Cancer Research Grant Awards to 34 Institutions

The events, coined “DC Days,” were held in conjunction with the 2016 Hope On Wheels National September Tour. During the month of September – National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month – HHOW is traveling throughout the nation to present pediatric cancer research grants to children’s hospitals, as well as to celebrate brave children with cancer. In this month alone, HHOW will award an additional $7.5 million in Scholar Hope and Young Investigator Grants, surpassing $115 million in lifetime research funding to date. DC Days featured a Thought Leaders’ Summit, Celebration of Life Gala and National Press Conference, where many of the country’s leading pediatric oncologists, policymakers, Hyundai Motor America executives and HHOW board members were in attendance. Pediatric cancer survivors, including Hope On Wheels National Youth Ambassadors (NYA), 13-year-old Ryan Darby from Maryland and 13-year-old Hannah Adams from Florida, addressed participants and shared their moving stories about their first-hand experiences with cancer.
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Hyundai Hope on Wheels Awards $250,000 Research Grant to Physician at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia in Honor of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Contact: Zafar Brooks Najma Roberts Hyundai Motor America APCO Worldwide Cell: (714) 334-1766 Cell: (202) 492-3474 zbrooks@hmausa.com nroberts@apcoworldwide.com HYUNDAI HOPE ON WHEELS AWARDS $250,000 RESEARCH GRANT TO PHYSICIAN AT THE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL OF PHILADELPHIA IN HONOR OF NATIONAL CHILDHOOD CANCER…

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Hyundai Hope on Wheels Awards $400,000 Research Grant to Texas Children’s Hospital in Honor of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Contact: Zafar Brooks Najma Roberts Hyundai Motor America APCO Worldwide Cell: (714) 334-1766 Cell: (202) 492-3474 zbrooks@hmausa.com nroberts@apcoworldwide.com HYUNDAI HOPE ON WHEELS AWARDS $400,000 RESEARCH GRANT TO TEXAS CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL IN HONOR OF NATIONAL CHILDHOOD CANCER AWARENESS MONTH Throughout month…

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