Book Drive for VIPS summer reading program
POSTED: Monday, May 23, 2011 - 9:48am
UPDATED: Monday, May 23, 2011 - 3:27pm
BATON ROUGE, La (NBC33) - — Monday, May 23rd, through Friday, May 27th, Volunteers in Public Schools (VIPS) will be collecting gently used children's books for their summer reading program.
VIPS is set up at several Sonic locations in Baton Rouge and hopes to collect 1,000 books for children in need.
VIPS summer reading program provides books to children who do not have books at home. The program helps kids keep on track with their reading skills and not regress over the summer break.
If you would like to donate to VIPS, stop by one of these participating Sonic locations:
10570 Perkins Road
4171 Perkins Road
18189 Highland Road
1801 S. Sherwood Blvd
8223 Airline Hwy
2434 O'Neal Ln
3836 Harding Blvd.
For more information, visit: vips.ebrschools.org