Hundreds turned out wearing purple at the University of Victoria on Sunday in the Peoples Drug Mart Walk for ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis). This year’s event raised more than $47

Piping for purple: ALS Walk at UVic

Hundreds turned out wearing purple at the University of Victoria on Sunday in the Peoples Drug Mart Walk for ALS

Hundreds turned out wearing purple at the University of Victoria on Sunday in the Peoples Drug Mart Walk for ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis).

This year’s event raised more than $47,000 to find a cure for ALS – also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease – a degenerative neurological condition.