What Is The Buddy Bench?

The buddy bench is a simple idea to eliminate loneliness and foster friendship on the playground. Let's spread the message of inclusion and kindness!

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Ettrick Elementary School

May 14, 2015 - No Comments

Ettrick Elementary School in Ettrick, Wisconsin, has joined the Buddy Bench movement!  Check out this bright and happy bench created by the 5th grade art club.  It is beautiful!


Girl Power in Virginia!

April 21, 2015 - No Comments

We wanted to share an inspirational story about a group of middle school girls (and one boy that recently joined them) working together to bring Buddy Benches to elementary schools in the Henrico County, Virginia area.  The group of teens are members of the Technology Students Association at Holman Middle School in Henrico County. This […]


Dona Ana Elementary School gets a special visitor!

March 19, 2015 - No Comments

Dona Ana Elementary School in Las Cruces, Mexico recently had a special guest visit their school to help celebrate their new Buddy Bench!  The lovely lady seated among all the adorable kids is none other than the mother of Mr. Matthew Miller, principal at Roundtown Elementary School!  She spoke to the students at Dona Ana […]