nternational Anti-bullying author and youth advocate, Loverly Sheridan, has returned to Saint Lucia from September 24-30, continuing on her mission to place more buddy benches in various schools around Saint Lucia.
The author will be placing benches and making presentations at the following schools: Dunnator, Vide Boutielle Primary, Richfond Combined, Plainview Combined, Monchy Primary, Methodist Primary, SDA Secondary and Soufriere primary.
The buddy benches and program are being sponsored by private Individuals, and various corporate sponsors including: DIGICEL, Bank of Saint Lucia, Crystal Clear, Domino’s Pizza, Hertz, and Valley Cold Storage.LTD.
‘Buddy Ambassadors is a successful on-going U.S National Anti-bullying campaign designed by author and youth advocate, Loverly Sheridan based on her book ‘Be a Buddy Not a Bully’ which is geared towards children in grades Pre-K to 5, (Ages 4 to 10) to help raise awareness and end bullying, and to promote friendliness and inclusiveness in schools.
The campaign is ongoing in the United States, and the author’s homeland, Saint Lucia. The program has also been introduced in the countries of St. Kitts, Grenada, and Virgin Gorda, BVI. The author’s goal is to spread the program in schools globally.