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Local children make ‘change’ for literacy
$6.2K raised for FerstReaders of Bulloch County
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Bulloch County parent Ali Byrd reads to her children, Uriel, 5, and Gabriel, 2.
Children and teachers from Bulloch County Schools raised more than $6,200 in September for Ferst Readers. By donating their spare change in a competitive drive, more than 5,200 children from 300 classrooms collected 742 pounds of change. Student organizations from Southeast Bulloch Middle, Southeast Bulloch High and Portal Middle High also participated.
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