WJZ is a proud sponsor of the Brigance Brigade and this year the event the 2020 Celebration of Champions is going virtual.
On Friday, Sept. 25 a virtual gala will be held at 7:15 p.m. followed by a dance party with DJ Kopec.READ MORE: Slain Delmar Police Cpl. Keith Heacook To Be Laid To Rest Monday
You can also watch here.
The Brigance Brigade Foundation is a nonprofit that’s mission is to equip, encourage and empower people living with ALS.READ MORE: Victims Identified In Woodlawn Shooting Saturday, Police Detail Suspect's Attack
It was found by former champion football player O.J. Brigance and his wife, Chanda.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, BBF has seen its impact — family resources are strained, in-home care opportunities are limited and primary caregivers risk getting sick by leaving their homes to work or attend to their loved ones.
Sign up today and make a team! Bring your own brigade. Submit results by September 24, 2020.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 In Maryland: 8 Deaths Reported Sunday As Hospitalizations & Positivity Rate Decline
You can fight ALS by donating here: https://brigancebrigade.org