Lucy the Elephant joined in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Wednesday in Margate.

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The landmark elephant was sprayed with cold water after being challenged by Rich Helfant, executive director of the Save Lucy Committee.

As of Thursday, the ALS Association'€™s Ice Bucket Challenge has raised $94.3 million since July 29 and spread information about ALS, commonly known as Lou Gehrig'€™s disease, to millions of Facebook and Twitter users, according to a report in the San Jose Mercury News. The association raised $2.6 million during the same period last year.

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