PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Large crowds took over Point State Park for a great cause.
Saturday was the 14th annual Walk to Defeat ALS.READ MORE: Sources: Pittsburgh Public School Board To Interview 5 In-House Candidates For Interim Superintendent
More than 2,000 people participated to raise awareness for the debilitating disease.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Reports 5,198 More Coronavirus Cases And 44 Additional Deaths
This year’s walk also commemorated the five-year anniversary of the ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) Ice Bucket Challenge.MORE NEWS: Firefighters Battling 2-Alarm Blaze In Mt. Lebanon
More than $500,000 was raised at the event Saturday.