Three teens’ campaign nets 1,300 books

Looking to her future, Jordan Bray was online looking for scholarships for college when she stumbled across the Epic Book Drive Challenge on www.dosomething.org.

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The next thing she did was recruit a few friends to help her.

The team of three — Bray, Beth Williams and Janey Rasco — joined together and in three weeks they were able to collect more than 1,300 books to donate to Missouri River Regional Library, all the while applying for a scholarship.

“You have to look at any and all opportunities for scholarships,” Bray said.

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