Nonprofit Delivers Hundreds Of Books By Bicycles

Posted at 8:37 PM, Nov 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-17 22:09:07-05

Hundreds of books were delivered on bicycles to Dodson Elementary School thanks to the nonprofit group Ride for Reading.

Students at the Hermitage school received more than 500 books.

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They were delivered ina special way. They came in on bikes. Ride for Reading has been delivering books via bicycles to students in low-income areas for nearly a decade.

The program was started by a Metro School teacher back in 2008 and has grown into a nationwide campaign that's delivered more than 300,000 books to students across the country.