Generous Donation for Pediatric Cancer Research

September 12, 2013 Updated Sep 12, 2013 at 6:12 PM EDT

By Jill Perkins

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September 12, 2013 Updated Sep 12, 2013 at 6:12 PM EDT

Buffalo- You might not think car salesmen and child cancer patients have a lot in common.

But thanks to Hyundai Hope on Wheels, a quarter million dollars has been donated locally to pediatric cancer research.

Hyundai officials presented the grant to doctors and patients at Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo.

Cancer survivors each leaving their hand prints on the official Hyundai Hope on Wheels car to share their story.

Over the last 15 years more than $72 million has been donated across the country, with nearly $800 thousand coming right into Buffalo.

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