Nancy and John Frates, co-creators of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge movement and the parents of Pete Frates, share their story of how they found hope, purpose, and the drive to change the world after their son's ALS diagnosis at 27 years old. ALS is a terminal illness that causes paralysis and death - there is no current cure.
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Agape Latte shares authentic stories, snapshots from each speaker’s faith and life journey, to pass on transformative lessons. Agape Latte is a national coffeehouse storytelling series that debuted in 2006 at Boston College. Look for talks on friendship, hope, struggle, forgiveness -- plus failure, vulnerability, transition, relationships, and much more.
Agape : a Greek word for selfless, sacrificial, unconditional love that seeks nothing in return.
Created and co-sponsored by the Church in the 21st Century Center and Campus Ministry at Boston College.
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