NH Girl Collects Books For Texas Schools After Hurricane Harvey « CBS Boston

It started with the generosity of a child and it’s going to help hundreds of kids in hurricane ravaged Texas. When Hurricane Harvey tore through Houston, it didn’t spare schools or libraries. So a 6-year-old from Salem, New Hampshire decided to help, with books.

First grader Brooklyn Murray saw what happened in Texas. “It was so bad and people lost a lot of stuff,” she says. She wanted to help. “We thought that it would be a good idea to collect books because they lost, like, their houses, their money, their wallets and everything,” she says.

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Historic Houston theater pummeled by Harvey not long after $46 million renovation

So many sad stories coming out of this situation 🙁 .

Dean Gladden is about to venture downstairs into the Alley Theatre. But before he takes a step down, the company’s managing director asks the group he’s leading to turn on their cell phone lights.

“And I hope you’re wearing the right kind of shoes,” he says, alluding to the vaunted downtown theater’s flooded lower level, where more than ten feet of water once pooled during Hurricane Harvey’s catastrophic downpour that caused severe damage on the city’s Theater District.

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