Program puts books in the hands of young readers.

Original article posted in The Toledo Blade - 8/25/2015

Grace Surato, left, 8, and her friend Jocelyn Shattuck, 8, both of Toledo, choose books they want for free at the Books 4 Buddies giveaway Monday at the Toledo Zoo. Since the program was launched in 2012, Books 4 Buddies has provided more than 30,000 books to promote reading for children through donations from the public and local sponsors.