Cruise Lines Take Part in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

August 21, 2014 | By | 3 Comments

als association ice bucket challenge
If you haven’t heard of the Ice Bucket Challenge, then you must be living under a bucket. The trend sweeping the nation involves plenty of ice water with the intention to raise awareness and funds for those living with ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), also referred to as “Lou Gehrig’s Disease.” Everyday Americans, celebrities, sports teams and even a former president have stepped up to the challenge — an overwhelming list of participants that also includes cruise line executives and crew. To date, the ALS Association has received $41.8 million as a result of the viral challenge — $39.7 million more than the same time period a year ago. Check out some of the participants from your favorite cruise lines below:

Arnold Donald, CEO of Carnival Corporation

Carnival crew fleetwide

Guy Young, president of Uniworld

Ken Muskat, EVP; Bonnie Levengood, SVP; and crew of MSC Divina

    Please share this post!


    3 Responses to “Cruise Lines Take Part in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge”

    1. Dave
      August 21st, 2014 @ 5:08 pm

      I was on Explorer of the Seas a little over a week ago and I asked the cruise director Leigh if he would help with mine. Here’s the result:

    2. Janice
      August 21st, 2014 @ 5:34 pm

      But where are the rest of the “big boys” – NCL, RCCL, HAL etc?

    3. Gord
      August 24th, 2014 @ 6:55 pm

      Oasis of the Seas.

    Leave a Reply

  • Please follow & like us


  • About the Lido Deck

    The Lido Deck is written by Cruise Critic's editorial staff, reporting from ships and ports around the world. The daily blog covers cruise news, reviews, advice, and hot topics from the Cruise Critic message boards. Please note: When commenting, Cruise Critic's community guidelines apply.

  • Facebook

  • Recent Posts

  • Categories