Ice Bucket Challenge
Pete Frates, the inspiration of massively successful Ice Bucket Challenge, was honored Tuesday by Sports Illustrated.
So far, the Angel Foundation has raised $1.5 million but needs another $4 million.
Pete Frates’ wife, Julie, gave birth to Lucy Fitzgerald Frates early Sunday morning, according to a family friend.
The Ice Bucket Challenge hit a major milestone Friday, topping more than $100 million in donations to the ALS Association in a month.
The ALS Therapy Development Institute in Cambridge said the drug trial would’ve taken place in two years if not for the Ice Bucket Challenge.
The ALS Association received $2.7 million during the same time period last year.
A total of 1.9 million new donors have raised $88.5 million, compared to $2.6 million at this time last year.
Dan Rea takes the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise money to fight ALS.
BOSTON (CBS) – In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea talks about the Ice Bucket Challenge. Originally aired August 22nd, 2014.
The ALS organization has raised a record $53.3. million. That’s compared to $2.2 million raised last year during the same time.