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Saratoga Independent School Donates Books to Saratoga Hospital

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JULY 2, 2013

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY, JULY 2, 2013 – Students from Saratoga Independent School recently donated over 200 books to Saratoga Hospital. 51 students from grades K through 6 collectively read over 290,000 pages through their annual Reach Out and Read program. For every two pages read, a penny was donated. The earnings went toward purchasing over 200 children’s books for Saratoga Hospital. The books have been placed in Alfred Z. Solomon Emergency Center and in the Medical/Surgical/Pediatric wing of the hospital.

Saratoga Independent School’s Reach Out and Read program has been in operation for ten years.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:

Ellen Kerness

Manager, Marketing and Communications

ekerness@saratogahospital.org

(518) 583-8679

 

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