Preston Center of Compassion day camp puts twist on ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The Preston Center of Compassion day camp is putting a twist on the Ice Bucket Challenge at their last day of camp. In the challenge,

The kids loved the new twist to the

The kids loved the new twist to the challenge and donated almost $1,000. (Credit: News 12)

THROG'S NECK - The Preston Center of Compassion day camp is putting a twist on the Ice Bucket Challenge at their last day of camp.

In the challenge, a friend posts a video of someone dumping a bucket of ice on his or her head. Then, they challenge other friends to do the same, or donate $100 to the ALS foundations fighting the disease.

Instead of paying to not get ice dumped on their heads, the kids at the day camp are paying a few dollars to get the chance to dump ice cold water on their counselors' heads.

The kids loved the new twist to the challenge and donated almost $1,000.

There is no known cure for ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. But, millions of dollars have been raised this summer for the cause.

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