Columbus, OH---US Trotting executive vice president and CEO Mike Tanner accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that was handed to him yesterday by USTA Driving School graduate Raymond K. Lance.
Mike Tanner called out to the harness racing media to take the challenge. Bill Finley (Harness Racing Update), Kathy Parker (The Horseman and Fair World), and Derick Giwner (DRF) all have 24 hours to complete the challenge or donate to an ALS charity.
The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge began in July to heighten awareness and raise donations for ALS research. According to the ALS Association, as of this morning donations from the challenge have raised over $22.9 million, compared to $1.9 million from the same time period last year.