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Co-founder of ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ dies after battle with ALS

Anthony Senerchia, the man who served as the inspiration behind the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that became a viral sensation, has passed away after a lengthy battle with the disease, also known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. He was 46. The Ice Bucket Challenge phenomenon began when Jeanette’s cousin, Chris Kennedy, challenged her to the icy task in July 2014. She accepted, …

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Dutch Bros gears up for year 11 of “Drink One for Dane” and the fight to end ALS

On Friday, May 5, all Dutch Bros locations will celebrate Drink One for Dane by donating proceeds from every drink sold to the Muscular Dystrophy Association to further support Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis research and family services. May 5 will mark the company’s eleventh year partnering with its community to support the Muscular Dystrophy Association, or MDA. MDA is the world’s …

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