Wearing a “Free Brady” t-shirt, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker and several other politicians accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Monday on the steps of the State House.
The fundraiser inspired by Pete Frates raised more than $115 million last year will kick off again this summer.
The bobble honors the former BC baseball player’s contributions to the fight against ALS.
Pete Frates and his family say last year’s explosion of goodwill was only the first wave.
Two minor league baseball teams will have a special “bobble bucket” giveaway this season to honor the inspiration for the ice bucket challenge.
The Boston Red Sox honored Pete Frates Monday at their home opener, presenting him with a professional contract.
Every member of both teams wore a No. 3 jersey in honor of Pete Frates, a former Boston College outfielder who is currently battling ALS.
Pete Frates had a very happy 30th birthday.
Saturday marked the third annual passion plunge in honor of 30-year-old Pete Frates who battles ALS.
From a viral fundraising campaign that saw thousands of people doused in ice water, to the loss of Boston’s beloved long-serving mayor. Here is a look back at some of the stories that stole the headlines over the last year.