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Ludacris Provides $250k Books To Katrina-Destroyed School Libraries
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Rapper, Ludacris, joins hand with Better World Books and DoSomething.org and acted as spokesperson to launch the Epic Book Drive that provided the Recovery School District in New Orleans with over 250,000 textbooks to over 30,000 students. More than 100,000 volunteers from across the country helped re-stock 69 New Orleans school libraries that were destroyed in 2005′s Hurricane Katrina. A series of PSAs were filmed as promotion for the cause and Ludacris says he was thrilled to see so many people rally behind the cause.