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WWOZ Street Talk-First Book

From: David Weinberg
Series: WWOZ- Street Talk
Length: 09:11

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At a recent event put on by first book hundreds of kids were given books as part of the 5 million books project.

Default-piece-image-1 First Book, a national organization started to give books to low income kids across the country set out to bring 5 million books to the gulf coast region. At a recent event held at the New Orleans Public Library, hundreds of books were gicen to kids from Bherman charter school. I attended the event and spoke with the chairman of first book and some kids on the receiving end of First Book's generosity.

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First Book, a national organization started to give books to low income kids across the country set out to bring 5 million books to the gulf coast region. At a recent event held at the New Orleans Public Library, hundreds of books were gicen to kids from Bherman charter school. I attended the event and spoke with the chairman of first book and some kids on the receiving end of First Book's generosity.

Broadcast History

Aired the week of Sept. 28 on WWOZ

Related Website

http://firstbook.org