H-E-B's literacy program celebrates 10 years


As National Literacy Month draws to a close, H.E. Butt Grocery is marking the 10th anniversary of its Read 3 program, which has provided more than 5 million books to promote early childhood literacy in Texas. Through Oct. 5, the grocer is staging a series of events to support the initiative, including a book drive, chances for customers to make donations and a half-hour "Read-in" on Oct. 1.

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