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Book drive brings in hundreds of materials for Birmingham schools, libraries

Mei Mei Sun March 23, 2018 -- Vestavia Hills High School students recently participated in a Book Drive for Education to support students in Birmingham City Schools.

The book drive netted more than 500 test prep materials and 225 children's books to donate to Birmingham City Schools. In addition, Vestavia residents donated more than 220 historic issues of National Geographic magazines for the Birmingham Public Library's archives.

The book drive, started by junior Mei Mei Sun, was supported by students in Vestavia Hills Youth Leadership as well as FBLA.