If you’ve ever noticed one of our Hyundai cars riding through town covered in colorful handprints, you’ve already glimpsed an important symbol meant to inspire hope for families dealing with an unthinkable struggle. These handprints were made by children who are currently battling pediatric cancer, and though the Hyundai Hope On Wheels initiative, our dealership is raising funds to support them along their journey.
When and Where
On Thursday, September 24, we will hold this year’s Hope On Wheels Ceremony at Children’s Hospital.
The Handprint Ceremony
Just like snowflakes, every handprint is unique. When we paint our vehicles with the handprints of each child, we’re capturing something personal and distinctive, like a signature. The children’s handprints grace Hyundai cars that will travel from coast to coast, spreading an inspirational message everywhere they go. The children that participate leave their mark for others to see, and each handprint represents someone’s hope for a brighter future.
Hope On Wheels
Hyundai Hope On Wheels is a non-profit organization devoted to supporting children as they fight pediatric cancer. Over 830 automotive dealers across the U.S. partner with Hyundai each year to raise funds for cancer research, and since it was formed in 1998, the organization has presented a total of $160 million in grants in pursuit of treatments and cures.
You Can Help
Thorough research into treatment and medication has allowed many children to overcome tremendous challenges in their life. The funds raised by Hope On Wheels goes to further this crucial research, and you can help by making a donation to Hyundai Hope On Wheels today.
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Get to Know Us at Tuscaloosa Hyundai
Tuscaloosa Hyundai is committed to our community, and we are proud to participate in this important cause. We have served the people of Tuscaloosa and our neighbors for over 30 years, and we still exceed the expectations of drivers across Alabama with dedicated customer service and insight. If you’re getting ready to replace your old vehicle with something new, we want to be your go-to resource. You can explore our inventory of reliable Hyundai models online, and you’re always welcome to come by the dealership for a test drive. We are conveniently located at 3831 Hargrove Road East, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405.