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Giants Join Ice Bucket Challenge to Raise Awareness of ALS

New York Times - 10 Aug 2014
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Victor Cruz dumped a bucket of ice water on his head at home on Sunday and then stepped out on thin ice himself — challenging the Giants' co-owners to do the same. Taking part in the Ice Bucket Challenge — a social media ...
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ALS walk to be held next weekend at Cosmo-Bethel Park

Columbia Missourian - 17 Aug 2017
The lion's share of the money raised by ALS walks stays local, ALS Association spokeswoman Sherrie Hanneman said. In 2014, the “ice bucket challenge” became an internet phenomenon, raising enough money to spur the development of the first ALS ...
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Folks were up to the ALS ice bucket challenge at St. Lucie Mets

TCPalm - 11 Aug 2017
Event Organizer Cindy Almeida (sunglasses) soaks herself during the ice bucket challenge. A portion of the day's ticket proceeds benefited Team Amazing Grace, which honors the memory of Almeida's mother who lost her battle with ALS in 2012. MARYANN ...
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Local ALS patient puts hope in new FDA-approved drug

WFMZ Allentown - 17 Aug 2017
ALS took center stage three years ago with the Ice Bucket Challenge. But it did something else than just raise more than $100 million for the little known disease. "It brought it to the forefront. Now we see so much awareness, people are talking about ...
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The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Three Years Later

Study Breaks - 10 Aug 2017
Since the start of the Ice Bucket Challenge, the ALS Association has devoted nearly $18 million to expand the global research program; in total, over $88.9 million has been invested in research. While the ALS Association is actively involved in the ...
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Governor Baker Proclaims "Ice Bucket Challenge Week" for ALS

Cape Cod Today - 03 Aug 2017
Governor Charlie Baker today signed H.1697, An Act Establishing The First Week In August As Ice Bucket Challenge Week, to annually honor the contributions of Pete Frates and his family and raise awareness and resources for those battling Amyotrophic ...
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Pennsylvania man raises money for ALS by dressing up as dinosaur

WHDH-TV - 17 Aug 2017
NEWTON, Mass. (WHDH) — A Pennsylvania man who already raised money for ALS with his own twist on the Ice Bucket Challenge has a new fundraiser — dressing up as a dinosaur to surprise people. Larry Kaplan has been raising money for ALS for the ...
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Bob Frink fights on against ALS with Ice Bucket Open

Waterbury Republican American (blog) - 05 Aug 2017
The first Bucket — so named for the popular ice-bucket challenge that raised money for ALS in the summer of 2014 — was organized last summer by Frink who, for 27 years, was the golf course superintendent at Canaan. The Connecticut ALS folks donated ...
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Walpole's Adams takes Ice Bucket Challenge (press release) (registration) - 09 Aug 2017
The Ice Bucket Challenge has become a highlight event every August in the never-ending fight against ALS. The entire Boston College community has embraced the challenge, and its athletic programs have all played major roles in raising awareness to ...
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Baker signs bill designating annual 'Ice Bucket Challenge Week'

The Boston Globe - 02 Aug 2017
Governor Charlie Baker signed into law legislation that designates the first week of August each year as Ice Bucket Challenge Week. The act recognizes the amyotrophic lateral sclerosis awareness and fund-raising campaign that went viral and its co ...
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Massachusetts Bill to Acknowledge "Ice Bucket Challenge Week"

Rare Disease Report - 27 Jul 2017
Baker was pleased to support Pete Frates and his family by hosting the Ice Bucket Challenge at the State House to raise awareness and resources for those battling ALS, and looks forward to seeing this bill reach his desk as a fitting tribute,” said Pitman.
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Ice dunk challenge soaks ALS research

Kotatv - 13 Aug 2017
Gaslight Saloon, in Rockerville made a spin-off of the popular 'ice bucket challenge' to help fund a cure for a not so common disease. Owner of the Gaslight Saloon, Matthew Spaans helped to put on the annual ALS Ice Dunk Challenge, as he has a personal ...
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Ice bucket challenge planned at Utica Blue Sox game

Utica Observer Dispatch - 19 Jul 2017
NEW HARTFORD — The Sitrin Health Care Center, in partnership with ALS of Utica, will attempt to break a Guinness world record Sunday by having the largest Ice Bucket Challenge. The organizations' goal is to have 1,000 or more people participate in the ...
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FDA approves new ALS drug for first time in 20 years

WLKY Louisville - 09 Aug 2017
Remember the Ice Bucket Challenge? Well, the FDA just approved a new ALS drug for the first time in more than 20 years. Advertisement. Caught on camera: Car plunges 7 stories from parking garage. Loading more articles...

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