COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Ice Bucket Challenge is a viral event taking over social media. It's a way to raise awareness for ALS and to also raise donations to fight the disease.
St. Francis Hospital in Columbus is taking part in the challenge.
On Tuesday, President and CEO Robert Granger and other members of the hospital's leadership team stood by as the ice cold water streamed down their backs.
"Mayor Teresa Tomlinson of Columbus you are challenged you have 24 hours to do this," Granger challenged. "Earl Rogers, Georgia Association of Hospitals President, and Debbie you're not allowed to return from your conference. Send me video of your response.....you're all challenged!"