Hyundai Hope On Wheels: Cancer support makes lasting impression

Representatives from Hyundai Hope On Wheels and Augusta-area Hyundai dealers presented Children’s Hospital of Georgia with a $250,000 Scholar Grant to improve care and increase treatment options for kids with cancer.

The grant was presented during a special Handprint Ceremony. CHOG cancer patients had their hands painted so they could leave their mark on canvas, as well as the Hyundai Hope On Wheels hero vehicle, commemorating their fight against the disease.

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Denise Parrish is Director of Communications for Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement at Augusta University. Contact her to schedule an interview on this topic at 706-721-9760 or

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