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Tampa car dealer donates money for pediatric cancer research

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A local car dealership presented a $75,000 check and 10 iPad Minis to St. Joseph's Children's Hospital in Tampa on Wednesday.

The representatives of the Suncoast Hyundai Dealers presented the check and the tablets to the hospital staff as a part of 'Hyundai Hope on Wheels' donation program.

The dealerships' money was to fund pediatric cancer research at the hospital. The representatives gave the tablets to the hospital for the little patients to stay mentally sharp during their treatment and recovery.

Javen Dixon,9, is a St. Joseph's patient. Dixon put his hand print on the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport car at the check presentation ceremony. The car travels around the country to bring awareness to the program.

  

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