Join Hyundai Hope on Wheels to help raise awareness and funds for pediatric cancer research at the Hope on Wheels 5K Race/Walk, benefitting CHOC Children’s and held in the beautiful city of Rancho Santa Margarita! Children 9 and under can participate in the 5K at no cost, and following the event, participants can enjoy a Celebration of Life Family Fun Day, complete with face painting, carnival games, arts & crafts and more. Admission to the Family Fun Day is included with your race entry.
On May 10, Hyundai Motor America and its nonprofit organization, Hyundai Hope on Wheels, announced a $10 million gift to CHOC Children’s Hospital in Orange County, CA. The gift was the largest corporate gift in the hospital’s history, and will be used to fund groundbreaking pediatric cancer research, using the latest advances in genomic medicine to provide more effective, individualized treatment for children afflicted with this disease. CHOC Children’s is recognizing this gift by naming its cancer center of excellence the Hyundai Cancer Institute at CHOC Children’s.