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August 18, 2014 1:06 PM

‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ heats up fundraising for ALS Association

Pete Frates can no longer speak. But in the last two and a half weeks, his Facebook video has inspired people like Bill Gates, LeBron James, Chris Christie and Taylor Swift to dump a bucket of ice on their heads and speak out for his cause.The “Ice Bucket Challenge” has lit social media on fire, raising both money and awareness for Lou Gehrig’s disease.

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