Pete Frates, family to be helped by new ALS fund
July 5, 2017 - als
The Massachusetts male who desirous a ice bucket plea to lift millions of dollars for Lou Gehrig’s illness investigate will have his possess medical bills lonesome for a while.
The Massachusetts Chapter of a ALS Association launched a commander module named for Pete Frates and he will be one of a initial recipients.
The assist comes during a essential time for a Frates family. They’ve been open about their onslaught to compensate his $80,000 to $95,000 monthly medical bills.
Frates, who was diagnosed with ALS in 2012, helped lift some-more than $220 million for a ALS Association with a ice bucket challenge.