13 Action News and the Scripps Howard Foundation recently made a donation to Spread The Word Nevada.
Spread the Word Nevada is a nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging literacy by providing books to local schools. They've adopted Helen Herr Elementary School and the kids there will get to take home their own books as part of the event.
WATCH the videos above to hear stories from 13 Action News anchors about why reading is so important to them and their families.
More information and how to donate to Spread The Word Nevada.