CITY OF YONKERS JOINS YONKERS-NATIVE PAT QUINN TO HOST ANNUAL ALS ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE AT EMPIRE CITY CASINO ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 5th IN SUPPORT OF ALS RESEARCH

Public Invited AND ENCOURAGED TO JOIN THE CAUSE

Pre-Registration Available at YonkersNY.gov

Yonkers, NY – Mayor Mike Spano and City Council President Liam McLaughlin joined Empire City Casino and Yonkers-native Pat Quinn to announce that the third annual ALS Ice Bucket Challenge will be held on Saturday, August 5th at Empire City Casino.  The free festivities, music and family-friendly entertainment will begin at 1:00 p.m. trackside in anticipation of hundreds of participants simultaneously dumping ice-water over their heads.

The reason: to support Quinn, one of the co-founders of the global phenomena Ice Bucket Challenge, and reignite the social media movement to once again go viral throughout the month of August to benefit ALS research.

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