Tampa, FL, May 12, 2020 – Hyundai Hope On Wheels®, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization supported by Hyundai Motor America and its U.S. dealers, recently donated $200,000 to St. Joseph’s Hospitals to support COVID-19 efforts. The funds will help the hospital’s efforts to combat coronavirus by providing screening locations for triage and testing.
Hyundai Hope On Wheels, which helps kids fight cancer, is St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital’s largest donor to pediatric oncology. As part of its longstanding partnership with St. Joseph’s hospitals, it has extended this support with this latest gift to help in the fight against COVID-19.
Hyundai Dealers across the USA have donated over $170 Million to the Hope On Wheels organization since its creation. Congratulations to every Hyundai Dealer for their continued support.
For more information about COVID-19 drive-thru testing centers in Tampa Bay, and to get the most updated list of partnering hospitals, visit www.hyundaihopeonwheels.org. Hyundai Hope On Wheels also developed a video message of hope, communicating how this challenging time can be overcome together: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R4QfwzANxgE&feature=youtu.be
HYUNDAI HOPE ON WHEELS
Hyundai Hope On Wheels® is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization committed to finding a cure for childhood cancer. Launched in 1998, Hyundai Hope On Wheels provides grants to eligible institutions nationwide that are pursuing life-saving research and innovative treatments for the disease. HHOW is one of the largest non-profit funders of pediatric cancer research in the country, and primary funding for Hyundai Hope On Wheels comes from Hyundai Motor America and its more than 835 U.S. dealers. Since its inception, Hyundai Hope On Wheels has awarded more than $170 million toward childhood cancer research in pursuit of a cure.
HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA
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