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Teachers bringing Books on Bikes to students in Newport News on Coast Live

Posted at 4:13 PM, Apr 26, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-27 12:10:45-04

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Books on Bikes is a finalist for the June nonprofit giveaway from One Hour Cares. In response to effects of poverty on children‚ and accessibility to high quality literature, teachers in Newport News ride bikes equipped with books and treats into student neighborhoods during the summer and extended school holidays to share the love of reading. (Learn More)

Special thank you to Newport News Public Schools TV ( for the footage of Books on Bikes in action. 

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