Pete Frates, Inspiration For ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Becomes A FatherPete Frates’ wife, Julie, gave birth to Lucy Fitzgerald Frates early Sunday morning, according to a family friend.
'Ice Bucket Challenge' Tops $100 Million In Donations To ALS AssociationThe Ice Bucket Challenge hit a major milestone Friday, topping more than $100 million in donations to the ALS Association in a month.
‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ Expedites Cambridge Institute’s ALS Drug TrialThe ALS Therapy Development Institute in Cambridge said the drug trial would’ve taken place in two years if not for the Ice Bucket Challenge.
‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ Funds Spike To $94.3 MillionThe ALS Association received $2.7 million during the same time period last year.
‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ Donations Hit $88 Million, ALS Association ‘Awe-Struck’A total of 1.9 million new donors have raised $88.5 million, compared to $2.6 million at this time last year.
‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ Donations Surpass $50 MillionDuring the same time period last year, the ALS Association received $2.2 million.
Ice Bucket Challenge Popularity Leads To Merchandise SalesOne website is selling an Ice Bucket Challenge Halloween costume, while others offer pins and T-shirts.
'Ice Bucket Challenge' Epicenter Is Boston, Says FacebookMore than 2.4 million Ice Bucket Challenge videos were posted between June 1 and August 17 worldwide.
'Ice Bucket Challenge' Donations Rise To $31.5 MillionThe ALS Association said the viral fundraising campaign has brought in 637,527 new donors.
'Ice Bucket Challenge' Pushes Donations To ALS Association To $22.9 MillionThe ALS Association said Tuesday that 453,210 new donors have helped raise a total of $22.9 million between July 29 and August 19.