BUFFALO, N.Y. - Two On Your Side is proud to once again be a part of the effort to put books in the hands of needy children who might not otherwise own them.
We're teaming up with the Buffalo News, Wegmans, the United Way, and the Buffalo & Erie County Public library for our annual Books for Kids drive.
The drive benefits Project Flight, an organization that promotes literacy in children and caregivers.
More than 2.2 million books have been collected since the drive began in 1995. WGRZ has been a proud sponsor since 2008. More than 90,000 books were collected in 2013.
Organizations that serve children are eligible for books from the drive.
The Books for Kids drive runs from March 1 - March 31.
Books can be dropped off at the following locations:
-Wegmans - All locations in Erie and Niagara Counties
-Buffalo and Erie County Public Libraries - All locations
-The Buffalo News - Washington Street & Scott Street, Buffalo
-Barnes & Noble - All Western New York locations
-Hunt Real Estate - 4363 Main Street, Amherst
-Junior League Headquarters - 45 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo
Two On Your Side will hold a special one-day book drive on Friday March 21st at the Wegmans located at 5275 Sheridan Drive in Williamsville.