ALS

Luis Brande (Source: CBS4)

Former Teacher Battling With ALS Thankful For Community Support

Luis Brande loves baseball, adores teaching, kayaking, fishing, eating and the outdoors. But now Brande, a 60-year-old father of four, husband, brother and son, can no longer do any of those things as ALS has robbed him of all his pleasures.

08/28/2014

CBS4 Sports Anchor Jim Berry takes the Ice Bucket Challenge. (Source: CBS4)

Ice Bucket Challenge May Change Nonprofit World

The ice bucket challenge’s phenomenal success is making other charitable organizations rethink how they connect with a younger generation of potential donors.

08/22/2014

CBS4 Anchor Rhiannon Ally doing the Ice Bucket Challenge. (Source: Rhiannon Ally)

CBS4 Morning Team Chills Out With The Ice Bucket Challenge

The ice bucket challenge sweeping the nation also continues to sweep through the CBS4 Newsroom.

CBS Miami–08/22/2014

Donna Shalala Statement

UM President Takes Ice Bucket Challenge

The Ice Bucket Challenge is still hot, hot, hot as University of Miami President Donna Shalala took the plunge for a good cause.

08/21/2014

CBS4 Anchor Rick Folbaum gets doused for a good cause in the Ice Bucket Challenge. (Source: CBS4)

Anchor Rick Folbaum’s Children Douse Him For Ice Bucket Challenge

Rick wasn’t that “into it” (so he said) and went right for the donation, but his children made sure he “paid up” by getting cold and wet. Then, he made sure his little ones got to feel the icy cold water too!

08/18/2014

CBS4's Eliott Rodriguez takes part in the Ice Bucket Challenge. (Source: Eliott Rodriguez)

Florida ALS Group Gets Ice Bucket Challenge Boost

Raising awareness for ALS with the Ice Bucket Challenge has been a trend that’s captivated the country in recent weeks.

08/17/2014

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Chief Meteorologist Craig Setzer Challenged, Pays Up

The ice bucket challenge has been issued for yet another CBS4 personality.

08/15/2014

CBS4's Eliott Rodriguez takes part in the Ice Bucket Challenge. (Source: Eliott Rodriguez)

CBS4’s Eliott Rodriguez & Irika Sargent Get Soaked For Charity

CBS4 News Anchor Eliott Rodriguez is getting in on the ice bucket challenge.

08/12/2014

Josh Fein, Lost Father to ALS/Lou Gehrig's disease (Source: CBS4)

Focus on South Florida: Walk to Defeat ALS

Every 90 minutes someone is diagnosed with A-L-S, and every 90 minutes, someone loses their battle to this debilitating disease. There is no cure for A-L-S, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, The A-L-S Association is the only nonprofit fighting Lou Gehrig’s Disease on every front. The annual walk to defeat ALS is coming back to South Florida on March first. We focus on how you can get involved in the walk and why you should get involved in this fight against ALS.

My TV 33–02/17/2014

Patricia Stanco, ALS Association/Florida Chapter (Source: CBS4)

Focus on South Florida: ALS Awareness

As part of ALS awareness month, we discuss the role of the ALS Association in calling attention to this devastating and degenerative disease for which there is no treatment or cure. We also meet a South Florida woman who has become a caregiver for her elderly father, who is living with ALS.

My TV 33–05/27/2013

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