BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The Kiwanis Club of Baton Rouge teams up with St joseph's academy to get Baton Rouge kids to pick up a book.
The Kiwanis Club is filling bookshelves every week with new and used children's books to make sure young kids have the resources they need to succeed.
At Southdowns Elementary, St. Joseph's students donate and read books to Southdowns Pre-K students.
"The kids immediately, soon as it was set up, they were like oh look, books! and they generally pic really good books too." - said Southdowns Teacher, Liza Armstrong