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12
May
2014
Buddy Blog 5/12/14

Buddy Blog 5/12/14

By Alyson Bucks on May 12, 2014 in Buddy Blog with No Comments

  Today Christian and Mr. Miller had the opportunity to Skype with over 300 students at Otterbein Elementary School in Indiana.  They dedicated their benches today and Christian was able to be a part of that special assembly.  Kristi Whitworth, the school librarian, read the article about the Buddy Bench at Roundtown and was inspired […]

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6
May
2014
Buddy Blog 5/5/14

Buddy Blog 5/5/14

By Alyson Bucks on May 6, 2014 in Buddy Blog with No Comments

May is Brain Cancer Awareness month.  For that reason, we wanted to share the Buddy Bench story from Claxton Elementary School in Greensboro, North Carolina.  Last year, they lost a beloved teacher due to this horrible disease.  Please click here to read about the Alison Wood Memorial Fund.  According to that site, “Alison was more then […]

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28
Apr
2014
Buddy Blog 4/28/14

Buddy Blog 4/28/14

By Alyson Bucks on April 28, 2014 in Buddy Blog with No Comments

A very special event is being held today in Carroll, Iowa!  The Carroll High School girls’ soccer team is hosting a “Kick For A Cause” soccer match today.  The net proceeds from the event will help fund a Buddy Bench at Fairview Elementary School.  Thank you girls for your efforts and for sending such a […]

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21
Apr
2014
Buddy Blog 4/21/14

Buddy Blog 4/21/14

By Alyson Bucks on April 21, 2014 in Buddy Blog with No Comments

There are so many wonderful stories about why Buddy Benches are being implemented around the world.  It is heartwarming and humbling to learn that people want to install Buddy Benches in memory of a loved one who passed away.  This is one of those stories about a child whose life was tragically taken in a bus […]

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15
Apr
2014
Buddy Blog 4/14/14

Buddy Blog 4/14/14

By Alyson Bucks on April 15, 2014 in Buddy Blog with No Comments

Sometimes, it isn’t a child who hears about an idea and sees it through.  Here is an example of a “big person”, Mrs. Tammy Ruehrwein, listening to the idea of a “little person”.  Mrs. Ruehrwein is a second grade teacher at Loveland Primary School in Ohio who heard the story of the Buddy Bench and […]

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7
Apr
2014
Buddy Blog 4/7/14

Buddy Blog 4/7/14

By Alyson Bucks on April 7, 2014 in Buddy Blog with No Comments

The adorable Chloe Bidelman brought the Buddy Bench to Windber Elementary in Windber, PA after seeing Christian’s interview on the Today Show!  She was recently interviewed by her local TV station!  Click here to watch the interview.

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31
Mar
2014

Buddy Blog 3/31/14

By Alyson Bucks on March 31, 2014 in Buddy Blog with No Comments

Today’s blog post highlights how the entire community of New Britain, CT worked together to get Buddy Benches for all of the elementary schools in their district!  They received enough donations to purchase 14 benches and the high school arts honor society will be designing the signs.  It’s great to see a community work together and support […]

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24
Mar
2014
Buddy Blog 3/24/14

Buddy Blog 3/24/14

By Alyson Bucks on March 24, 2014 in Buddy Blog with No Comments

For this first installment of the “Buddy Blog”, we wanted to take the opportunity to highlight the inspiring Buddy Bench work that is going on in schools all over the U.S. and the world!  It is truly humbling to see how this idea is spreading.  Seeing that kids are so excited about this idea and […]

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