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Deadline Now: Books 4 Buddies

Special | 26m 15s

Reading is the most important factor to determine success in school, but, too many children, especially boys, aren’t read to as kids. Five years ago, a Toledo teenager named Toure Mccord created Books 4 Buddies, a program that provides books to kids – especially boys – in Toledo’s poorer neighborhoods. Let's talk to Laneta Goings, the President and Jordan Topoleskione one of B4B’s ambassadors.

Aired: 08/11/17

Rating: NR

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