Barnes & Noble of Harvey Donates Books, Videos and Stuffed Animals to Ochsner Pediatric Unit

Added on Apr 29, 2008 | Filed Under: General News

NEW ORLEANS - Ochsner's Pediatric Unit, 1514 Jefferson Highway, received a donation of over 1,000 new books, videos and stuffed animals from Barnes & Noble of Harvey on Tuesday, April 29. Ochsner Child Life staff will distribute these gifts throughout the year, helping pediatric patients prepare for surgery and adjust to their stay in the hospital.

Barnes & Noble of Harvey makes donations twice a year to several pediatric units in the New Orleans area. Customers and staff contributed to the one month drive and this Spring they collected a total of over 800 children's books, over 60 DVDs, and 228 stuffed animals for Ochsner's pediatric patients.


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