Reflections on the impact of a do good, feel good moment
August 21, 2019
Remember the Ice Bucket Challenge, when 17 million people dumped icy water over their heads to raise money for the ALS Association? It may seem like yesterday, but it was actually five years ago this summer that the viral sensation helped raise $115 million in eight weeks for research and patient services. The five-year results are captured in an infographic, which the ALS Association has made available for everyone to share.
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