Martin L. Mattei Middle School collects over 700 books for book drive for charities

January 5th, 2016 1:29 pm

The Martin L Mattei Middle School, in conjunction with the Luzerne County Reading Council, conducted a book drive to benefit the Ronald McDonald House, St. Joseph’s Center and St. Francis of Assisi Soup Kitchen and Veteran’s Center. Several hundred books were collected as a result of donations from students, staff members and reading council members. In photo, from left, Donna Cabrera, eighth grade teacher and Government Relations Officer for Luzerne County Reading Council; Patrick Bilbow, principal of the Martin L. Mattei Middle School; and Laurie Rebovich, eighth grade teacher and president of the Luzerne County Reading Council. photo