Hyundai Hope On Wheels® Announces Two Minneapolis-Area Pediatric Cancer Survivors Chosen to Attend Super Bowl LII

02/01/2018, Minneapolis, MN

  • Hyundai will also benefaction $100,000 to a University of Minneapolis Children’s Hospital and a Mayo Clinic Children’s Hospital to support pediatric oncology programs during any center

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 1, 2018 – For a second uninterrupted year, Hyundai Hope On Wheels (HHOW) will horde dual pediatric cancer survivors and a family member during The Super Bowl, that is being played this year in Minneapolis on Sunday, Feb 4. The diversion day tickets were donated by Hyundai, a unite of a NFL, and awarded to 9-year aged Peyton Raterman, a studious during a University of Minneapolis Masonic Children’s Hospital and 12-year aged Sullivan “Sully” McGuire, a studious during a Mayo Clinic. Both are Osteosarcoma survivors. In addition, Hyundai will benefaction $100,000 to any of a hospitals to support their pediatric cancer programs.

Since 1998, Hyundai Hope On Wheels, a 501c3 non-profit organization, has upheld life-saving pediatric cancer investigate and combined recognition about a disease. This year, HHOW outlines a 20th anniversary miracle in a quarrel opposite pediatric cancer. The Super Bowl LII activities paint a central start of HHOW efforts to boost recognition and to account new life saving investigate to finish childhood cancer.  

“As an central unite of Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis, Hyundai is unapproachable to give an eventuality for dual internal area pediatric cancer survivors to attend Sunday’s game,” says Brian Smith, Chief Operating Officer, Hyundai Motor America. “Since 1998, Hyundai owners have assimilated a association and a dealers in a quarrel to finish childhood cancer. Together, we have saved some-more than $130 million in pediatric cancer investigate grants to children’s hospitals opposite a country. We could not consider of a some-more wise arise than a Super Bowl to boost recognition about a illness in a Super Bowl blurb this year. We are also vehement to have Peyton and Sully suffer a diversion knowledge with us.” 

Peyton and Sully are dual bold immature cancer fighters who were comparison since of their inspirational stories and personal efforts to lift recognition about a disease. Their possess pediatric cancer stories are profiled on a HHOW website. In further to diversion day tickets, any child receives VIP tickets to a NFL Fan Experience, tickets to a NFL Honors event, NFL memorabilia, and will take over a HHOW amicable media channels, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, to post their diversion day experience.

“We are respected to benefaction a initial dual Hyundai Hope On Wheels grants of 2018 in a volume of $100,000 any to The University of Minnesota and The Mayo Clinic. Both of these organizations are premier institutions in a margin of pediatric cancer investigate and we are desirous by their work,” pronounced Scott Fink, Dealer Chairman, Hyundai Hope On Wheels. “For some-more than 20 years, Hyundai and a dealers have been in a quarrel to finish childhood cancer. We wish children and their families to know as they watch a Super Bowl on Sunday, and each day after a game, that we are on their side.”

A new Hyundai Hope On Wheels website knowledge launched on Wednesday, Jan 31st, for visitors to learn some-more about a organizations skeleton for a 20th year. The HHOW initiatives announced during a Super Bowl are partial of a 20th anniversary launch plans. On Mar 29th, HHOW will announce a extend winners for 2018 during a New York International Auto Show. For some-more information on a organization’s goal to account investigate and lift recognition about a disease, follow Hyundai Hope on Wheels on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram and with hashtags #20YearsOfHope and #EndChildhoodCancer on Super Bowl Sunday to declare a diversion with Peyton and Sully.

 

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About Hyundai Hope On Wheels
Hyundai Hope On Wheels® is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit classification that is committed to anticipating a heal for childhood cancer. Launched in 1998, Hyundai Hope On Wheels provides grants to authorised institutions national that are posterior life-saving investigate and innovative treatments for a disease. HHOW is one of a largest nonprofit funders of pediatric cancer investigate in a country, and primary appropriation for Hyundai Hope On Wheels comes from Hyundai Motor America and a some-more than 830 U.S. dealers.  Since a inception, Hyundai Hope On Wheels has awarded some-more than $130 million towards childhood cancer investigate in office of a cure.

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