HORSEPOWER FOR HOPE - Making Memories for Children Fighting Serious Illnesses and Their Families!

September 29, 2019 at M1 Concourse, Pontiac MI

Photo Credit: Deb Schimmel, Josh Welton, Niko Zuckero and others

Project Beautiful Executive Director, Doris Gilles (2nd from right) presented each organization with a $1000 check to continue their amazing work!

Project Beautiful Executive Director, Doris Gilles (2nd from right) presented each organization with a $1000 check to continue their amazing work!

Photo by Arjo Photography for Kids Kicking Cancer

Photo by Arjo Photography for Kids Kicking Cancer


Despite the rain, plenty of smiles were seen - and memories made - at Project Beautiful - Inside and Out’s third annual Horsepower for Hope event at M1 Concourse in Pontiac on September 29, 2019! The general public plus forty VIP families from D.C. Strong, Kids Gala, Kids Kicking Cancer and The Rainbow Connection, enjoyed Dodge Hellcat & Viper thrill rides, a car show featuring Showtime the Motor City Monster Truck and several race cars, R/C Car Racing by Brad Palmer of F1 R/C Lab, Hot Wheels Racing thanks to Ryan and Alyse Nagode, inflatables, chair massage, arts & crafts, face painting, therapy dogs, silent auction, and music by Andy Patalan, guitarist for the band, Sponge!


Horsepower for Hope would not be possible with our generous sponsors and supporters!! Special thanks to:


Finally, congratulations to our Car Show Winners - Diran and Joyce Yazejian and Matt Feher!

Car Show People’s Choice Winner - Diran and Joyce Yazejian and their 1957 Dodge Custom Royal Lancer Convertible!

Car Show People’s Choice Winner - Diran and Joyce Yazejian and their 1957 Dodge Custom Royal Lancer Convertible!

Car Show Warriors’ Choice Winner - Matt Feher and his HotWheels Big Daddy Don Garlits limited edition truck!

Car Show Warriors’ Choice Winner - Matt Feher and his HotWheels Big Daddy Don Garlits limited edition truck!