Wilson County Hyundai, in partnership with Hyundai Hope On Wheels, awarded a $100,000 grant to Vanderbilt Hospital on June 12. In its 20th year of existence, Hyundai Hope On Wheels has awarded more than $145 million nationwide toward childhood cancer research in pursuit of a cure. Wilson County Hyundai is extremely proud to take part in Hyundai Hope On Wheels and help give back to the local community.
Hyundai Hope On Wheels
Founded in 1998, Hyundai Hope On Wheels has made an incredible commitment to fight pediatric cancer across the United States. The goals of the organization are to fund research in hospitals around the country and create more awareness for childhood cancer. Wilson County Hyundai joined 830 dealerships across the US to support the cause by donating profits from every vehicle sold this year.
Wilson County Hyundai participated in awarding the $100,000 Hyundai Impact Award to Debra Friedman, MD, director of the Divison of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt on Tuesday, June 12. The event was celebrated in a “handprint ceremony” where children from Vanderbilt Hospital added their handprint to a Hyundai Hope On Wheels Vehicle. Representatives from Wilson County Hyundai joined the doctors and patients in the ceremony.
Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt is one of the nation’s leading children’s hospitals. From diagnosing colds and fevers to fighting pediatric cancer, the amazing team at Monroe Carell fight tirelessly every day to help the children of Tennessee. With the $100,000 Hyundai Impact Award, Debra Friedman, MD, director of the Divison of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and her team will be able to continue their research and progress toward beating pediatric cancer. From Nashville to Wisconsin and Pheonix, Hyundai Hope On Wheels teams up with the leading hospitals in the country to fight pediatric cancer.
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Wilson County Hyundai
Wilson County Hyundai is proud to give back and help the families of Tennessee. By donating profits from every single car sold, Hyundai is able to support hospitals like Monroe Carell Jr. in fighting childhood cancer. If you have any questions about Hyundai Hope On Wheels or are interested in donating to the cause, stop by Wilson County Hyundai today. With our amazing selection of new and pre-owned vehicles, we can help find you the perfect car. Along with the car of your dreams, you can also help make a difference for the families of Tennessee, stop by and see us today!
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