United Way program puts new books to the hands of elementary school students

For those students whose families don’t speak English, books in Spanish are also available.

Since September, each student from kindergarten to third grade receives $7 worth of new books every month as part of the Book Trust Initiative, a program funded by United Way of the Midlands to bring books to students in 10 schools in the metro area at a total cost of $250,000 per year.

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