The buddy bench was an idea from student council.
It's a designated bench on the playground for kids to sit on if they have no one to play with.
Students are encouraged to include or talk to the student sitting on the bench, thus the sign, "Make a friend, Be a friend".
Thank you to Allstate volunteer Sandi Poole for being a positive force for change in our community.Sandi Poole gave his/her time and enabled us to receive an Allstate Foundation Helping Hands in the Community grant. The Allstate Foundation supports the causes that Allstate agency owners, financial specialists and employees care about most by providing Helping Hands in the Community grants to nonprofits where they volunteer their time to bring out the good in their communities.