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14
Jul
2015
Sunset Elementary School Buddy Bench

Sunset Elementary School Buddy Bench

By Alyson Bucks on July 14, 2015 in Buddy Benches Around the World with No Comments

Three Girl Scouts decided to make a Buddy Bench for their elementary school, Sunset Elementary in Bellevue, Washington, as part of earning their Girl Scout Silver Award.  They worked for about 4 months planning and implementing their project.  Another family, the Robertsons, donated the bench.  They organized the almost 600 students at the school to paint […]

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14
Jul
2015
Valley View Elementary School

Valley View Elementary School

By Alyson Bucks on July 14, 2015 in Buddy Benches Around the World with No Comments

Valley View Elementary School in York, Pennsylvania has a Buddy Bench!  The staff at the school chose to purchase a bench in honor of two long-time first grade teachers who were retiring at the end of the 2013-2014 school year.  It has been such a huge success at their school that a sister school in their district […]

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7
Jul
2015
Yorkshire Elementary School

Yorkshire Elementary School

By Alyson Bucks on July 7, 2015 in Buddy Benches Around the World with No Comments

The staff at Yorkshire Elementary School in York, Pennsylvania honored a first grade teacher, Mrs. Karen Moyer, who retired after 35 years of teaching, with a Buddy Bench for the school.  What a generous way to honor the career of a teacher!

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7
Jul
2015
Cloverly Elementary School

Cloverly Elementary School

By Alyson Bucks on July 7, 2015 in Buddy Benches Around the World with No Comments

Girl Scout Troop 1340 recently added a Buddy Bench to the playground of Cloverly Elementary School in Silver Spring, Maryland!  Great job, girls!

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7
Jul
2015
Central Intermediate School

Central Intermediate School

By Alyson Bucks on July 7, 2015 in Buddy Bench News with No Comments

Central Intermediate School in Stewartville, Minnesota is making sure the memory of a sweet little girl whose life was taken way too soon lives on.  They chose to honor her memory with a beautiful Buddy Bench.  The school’s principal said, “Because she was so well liked by our students and staff, was a great friend and […]

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6
Jul
2015
Target Range School

Target Range School

By Alyson Bucks on July 6, 2015 in Buddy Benches Around the World with No Comments

Check out the pictures of this beautiful bench located at Target Range School in Missoula, Montana!

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6
Jul
2015
Ellicott Elementary School

Ellicott Elementary School

By Alyson Bucks on July 6, 2015 in Buddy Benches Around the World with No Comments

 Click here to read a great story about a nine year old girl who donated two Buddy Benches to her school, Ellicott Elementary, located on Schriever Air Force Base in Colorado.  She earned her Bronze Award for Girl Scouts in the process!

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3
Jul
2015
Cutchogue Elementary School

Cutchogue Elementary School

By Alyson Bucks on July 3, 2015 in Buddy Benches Around the World with No Comments

The Buddy Bench at Cutchogue Elementary School in Cutchogue, New York, was dedicated in honor of Kaitlyn Doorhy.  She went to that school from K-6 but became an angel in August of 2014.  Many people came together and wanted to do something in her honor.  When they heard about the Buddy Bench, they thought that […]

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3
Jul
2015
Fred L. Aiken Elementary School

Fred L. Aiken Elementary School

By Alyson Bucks on July 3, 2015 in Buddy Benches Around the World with No Comments

The Buddy Bench at Aiken Elementary School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania was a gift from the 2014 5th grade class as well as the Green Tree Rotary Club and The Schafer Foundation.  

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25
Jun
2015
Brooke Elementary School

Brooke Elementary School

By Alyson Bucks on June 25, 2015 in Buddy Benches Around the World with No Comments

This Buddy Bench was dedicated in memory of a beautiful little girl who attended Brooke Elementary School in Pennsylvania.  It is unlike any bench we have seen so far.  We imagine that its warmth and beauty reflects the same qualities in Julia and we hope that it continues to be a source of joy and […]

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