HYUNDAI HOPE ON WHEELS ANNOUNCES 5K RUN/WALK ON MAUI TO BENEFIT CHILDHOOD CANCER RESEARCH IN HAWAII AND $75,000 HYUNDAI SCHOLAR GRANT TO KAPI’OLANI MEDICAL CENTER FOR WOMEN CHILDREN
Maui, Hawaii, Dec. 10. 2012 – Hyundai Hope On Wheels currently announced a 2013 Hyundai Hope On Wheels 5K Run/Walk in Maui holding place on Saturday, Jan 5 during 7:00 a.m. during Whalers Village in Kanapaali, Maui, Hawaii. After a successful inhabitant 5K array during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month this September, Hyundai looks brazen to bringing a signature 5K eventuality to Hawaii as a kick-off to a 2013 Hope On Wheels program. The eventuality will lift recognition and supports for pediatric cancer investigate and programs portion children battling cancer in Hawaii.
“We are anxious to move a flourishing 5K array to Maui for a initial time in and with a Hyundai Tournament of Champions to advantage childhood cancer investigate in Hawaii,” pronounced John Krafcik, President and CEO of Hyundai Motor America. “Through Hope On Wheels and a partnership with Kapi’olani Medical Center for Women Children, families on Oahu, Maui and opposite a whole state of Hawaii will have larger entrance to vicious pediatric cancer resources.”
As partial of a 5K, runners and walkers of all ages and ability levels are invited to attend in this family fun eventuality by possibly induction for a run/walk or pledging to fundraise. Participants can register online during www.HyundaiRun4Hope.org for $35 until Jan 4. On-site registration will be available. Children 2-12 years of age can attend in a 5K for a ignored rate of $10, that also includes appearance in a Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. Keiki Sprint usually before a 5K begins. All participants will accept a competition t-shirt and competition bib, a commemorative medal, veteran timing and entrance to a sponsors’ expo and a post-event celebration, where awards will be given to a tip finishers.
“Our interjection go out to a Hyundai dealers, a company, and to Hyundai Hope On Wheels for their continued support of a institution,” pronounced Martha Smith, Chief Operating Officer during Kapi‘olani Medical Center for Women Children. “Community support like theirs is essential in assisting us yield well-developed and extensive caring to families opposite a state of Hawai‘i and a Pacific.”
“As partial of this 5K event, Hope On Wheels will also endowment a $75,000 Hyundai Scholar Grant to Kapi‘olani Medical Center,” pronounced Mickey Pong, Vice Chairman of Hyundai Hope On Wheels Board of Directors. “On interest of all Hyundai dealers, we are unapproachable to endowment a initial extend of 2013, along with net deduction lifted during a 5K, to advantage a partnership between Maui Memorial Hospital, Kapi’olani Medical Center for Women Children and a Hawaii Cord Blood Bank to support cancer investigate in Hawaii.”
Supporters who wish to fundraise on interest of a means can make a fundraising oath and turn a partial of Team Hope. Simply set adult a oath group and you’ll accept your really possess fundraising page to burst start your donations. For some-more information about a Hyundai Hope On Wheels 5K Run/Walk in Maui, including registration and oath details, greatfully revisit www.HyundaiRun4Hope.org.
In further to a 5K run/walk, Hyundai continues to be a presenting unite of a Tournament of Champions PGA TOUR golf contest for a third year in a row. The Tournament starts on Friday, Jan 4 and ends on Monday, Jan 7, 2013 during The Plantation Course during a Kapalua Resort in Maui. The 2013 Hyundai Tournament of Champions is a season-opening eventuality of a PGA TOUR, that facilities usually winners of a 2012 PGA TOUR season. In respect of this special event, any adult 5K registration will come with 2 passes to a final turn of a 2013 Hyundai Tournament of Champions.
The Hyundai Hope On Wheels 5K Run/Walk in Maui is sponsored by The Sheraton Maui Resort Spa, Cliff Bar, Maui Printing Company, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. and Hawaii Hyundai Dealers. To turn a unite or a volunteer, hit Aaron Bensoua during 310.552.4128.
For some-more information about Hyundai Hope On Wheels, greatfully revisit www.HyundaiHopeOnWheels.org.