Pete Frates

Ice Bucket Challenge Week Now Enshrined in State Law
STATE HOUSE, BOSTON — It's now officially Ice Bucket Challenge Week in Massachusetts.
Gov. Charlie Baker on Tuesday afternoon signed a bill (H 1697) designating the first week in August to commemorate the viral fundraising campaign started by former Boston College baseball player Pete Frat…
The Ice Bucket Challenge Is Back!
It's hard to believe it's been 3 YEARS since Michael Rock (and the rest of the world) took The Ice Bucket Challenge to benefit ALS research. But now, in 2017 and beyond, it is coming back for a whole week!
The Massachusetts Legislature has approved a bill that designates the …
Pete Frates Still Alive, But Hospitalized in Fight with ALS
The family of Pete Frates, the Massachusetts man who inspired the Ice Bucket Challenge that has raised millions of dollars for ALS research, has taken to social media to assure the world that, despite a social media report to the contrary, Pete is still alive, although he's currently in Massach…