Photo from Pennsylvania school's reading program goes viral

Updated: Wednesday, February 12 2014, 12:53 AM EST
Photo from Pennsylvania school
BIRDSBORO, Pa. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - An old picture of a young boy reading to an orange cat has gone viral since it was uploaded to Reddit last weekend.

It turns out it's a Pennsylvania elementary school's reading program.

It's called 'Book Buddies,' and it allows children in grades 1 through 8 to read to homeless cats at the Animal Rescue League.

A spokesperson says the program helps children improve their reading skills while also helping the shelter animals.

Donations have been pouring in to the shelter since the pictures have gone viral.
Photo from Pennsylvania school's reading program goes viral
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