Hope on Wheels' Donations Continue Accelerating
In 2012, Hyundai Hope on Wheels will reach a total of more than $57 million in donations since its inception in 1998.
This year alone, Hope on Wheels has donated $12 million to 42 children's hospitals nationwide for pediatric cancer research. This includes a $75,000 Hyundai Scholar Grant to Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, which has received a total of $461,000 in funding from Hope On Wheels since their partnership began in 2004.
The 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization exemplifies the collaboration among individual Hyundai dealerships throughout the U.S., as a united effort to raise awareness about childhood cancer and celebrate the lives of children living with the disease. living with the disease.
Visit Hyundai Hope on Wheels to learn more about Hyundai Hope on Wheels events around the country, such as the Hyundai Hope on Wheels 5K at the 16th Annual Chicago Half Marathon and other upcoming events in Irvine, CA and Miami, FL.
Hyundai Strengthens Support for MADD
Hyundai has continued its collaboration with Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) in 2012 by donating $25,000 to the organization's annual "Walk Like MADD" 5K Walk in Huntington Beach, CA.
Hyundai has supported MADD's efforts to raise awareness about the dangers of drinking and driving and the prevention of underage drinking since 2005, when it sponsored a program that educated high school students on the dangers of drinking and driving. Now, Hyundai is a presenting partner for MADD's signature walk.
Hyundai's participation in the event and partnership with MADD is part of its larger corporate social responsibility program that runs under the mantra of "doing good things together."