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FTCHS Best Buddies

Adviser(s): Mrs. Colon

 

Best Buddies meets after school Thursday afternoons from 3:30-4:30 in the school cafeteria.  Best Buddies at Franklin Towne is a social club that focuses on building meaningful and lasting friendships between students with intellectual disabilities and students in the general education population. During club times we hold information sessions that help students learn about different physical and learning disabilities. After school activities include: Trivia games, Mummy Wrap games, relay races, team building exercises, and confidence booster activities.

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Best Buddies

2016 -2017

President: Jacob Arentzen
Vice President: Morgan Marvel
Buddy Director:  Semaja Armstrong 
Officers:  Keanna Beltran, Lana Howard, Sarah Weedan

 Club Advisors:
Karen Colon
Suzanne Lauterwasser
Nicholas Ruggieri

 

Sign up today to walk for INCLUSION!   The Best Buddies Friendship walk is three weeks away.  You can register to walk with us at;  https://bestbuddiesfriendshipwalk.org/philadelphia/  Look for team: Towne Buddies.  We look forward to seeing everyone there.