Marketing Company Makes a Splash for Charity
DANIA BEACH, Fla. — To support those affected by ALS and their caregivers, Elev8 Consulting Group is proud to support the ALS Association Florida Chapter South Florida CEO Soak. Executive leaders that commit to being a “Soakee” raised awareness and funds for ALS patient care, research and advocacy providing critical support to ALS families. The South Florida CEO Soak is a corporate version of the Ice Bucket Challenge, engaging corporate leadership to get soaked while raising money to benefit The ALS Association Florida Chapter. The event was held August 26 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Tigertail Lake Recreational Center.
“The ALS Association Florida Chapter is doing great work to fight for a cure to defeat ALS. They really put the fun in fundraising,” said Angela Delmedico, CEO and founder of Elev8 Consulting Group.
Donations from the 2014 viral Ice Bucket Challenge enabled the ALS Association to increase its annual funding for research around the world by 187 percent, according to a groundbreaking report from independent research organization, RTI International.
“We are very appreciative to our local leaders that have committed to such a worthy cause of finding a cure for ALS and delivering local care to ALS patients and families,” said Cal Brooks, vice president of development, ALS Association Florida Chapter.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord. According to the ALS Association, over 5,000 new cases are diagnosed every year. It’s estimated that 30,000 people in the U.S. live with the disease. Learn more or donate online at http://www.alsafl.org.
About Elev8 Consulting Group
Elev8 Consulting Group specializes in marketing, publicity, branding and business strategy development. With over 15 years of experience, Elev8 Consulting Group helps businesses, non-profits and government entities launch and implement strategic, engaging campaigns and maximize on ROI. Elev8 Consulting Group is dedicated to building brands from concept to company, every step along the way. CEO and founder Angela Delmedico is a proud member of the Forbes Business Council and has been published in numerous media outlets including Forbes, Medium, Tech.co, The Huffington Post, All Business, Recruiter.com, and Business Collective. Elev8 Consulting Group is a detail-oriented, max performance driven, veteran-owned business. Learn more at www.elev8cg.com or call 386.24.ELEV8.
About ALS Association Florida Chapter
Established in 1987, The ALS Association Florida Chapter is fighting Lou Gehrig’s Disease on all fronts, or as we like to say, “Covering all the bases for people living with ALS in Florida.” We provide patient programs, advocate on behalf of patients with our government leaders, create awareness of the disease, and fund research. In addition, the Chapter provides financial support to our statewide multidisciplinary ALS clinics and research facilities, enabling them to increase patient care. Learn more at www.alsafl.org.
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