Fundraiser seeks to help creator of ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

A Yonkers man who raised awareness for ALS by starting the ice bucket challenge was the focus of a fundraiser in Bronxville Thursday night.

Friends of Pat Quinn, who is battling Lou Gehrig's disease, gathered at Pete's Tavern to raise money to help him get from place to place.

Friends of Pat Quinn, who is battling Lou Gehrig's disease, gathered at Pete's Tavern to raise money to help him get from place to place. (11/11/16)

BRONXVILLE - A Yonkers man who raised awareness for ALS by starting the ice bucket challenge was the focus of a fundraiser in Bronxville Thursday night.

Friends of Pat Quinn, who is battling Lou Gehrig's disease, gathered at Pete's Tavern to raise money to help him get from place to place.

The group is trying to buy Quinn a specialized van equipped to allow him to get in and out of the vehicle easily from his wheelchair.

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