Melanie Fiona Named Ambassador for Fight Against Pediatric Cancer

Universal Music GroupGrammy Award winner Melanie Fiona is the new Hope on Wheels Celebrity Hope Ambassador and will promote awareness of the Hyundai Hope on Wheels foundation’s mission to combat pediatric cancer.  Among her duties will be appearing at events, participating in social media dialogs and visiting pediatric cancer survivors.

“As a performer, it’s imperative to give a voice to worthy causes,” says Fiona, “and I’m honored to help the issue of childhood cancer be heard at this year’s Hyundai Hope on Wheels kick-off event.” She adds, “It’s remarkable that in its 17th year of fighting the battle against childhood cancer, Hope on Wheels shows no sign of slowing when it comes to finding a cure through groundbreaking research. We can all agree, one child fighting cancer is one child too many.”

“Melanie Fiona embodies what the Hyundai Hope On Wheels organization looks for in an ambassador,” says Zafar Brooks, executive director, Hyundai Hope on Wheels. “Her captivating voice and robust presence adds another element as we continue to increase awareness for the program.”    

The goal of Hope on Wheels 2015 is to find a cure for childhood cancer.

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