B.F. Day Elementary School Teacher Kathleen Kendrick Awarded School Supplies Gift

kathleen kendrick BF Day school teacher award seattleApril 4, 2011, Seattle, WA - Davis Law Group, P.S., a Seattle-based law firm, is pleased to announce that Kathleen Kendrick is a recipient of the Davis Law Group School Supplies Gift Program. Ms. Kendrick is a kindergarten teacher at B.F. Day Elementary School in Seattle's Fremont neighborhood.

Ms. Kendrick was nominated by the school's principal Susan McCloskey. According to McCloskey, Ms. Kendrick cares very much about the well-being of her class which includes general education students as well as many students with special needs. She says that Kendrick's is a firm but fair teacher that is well loved by her students.

It is estimated that Ms. Kendrick spends at least $100 per month of her own money on supplies for her class. She often buys bus tokens, snacks, and tickets to area events for her students that have limited financial resources.

seattle giving program attorney law firmAttorney Chris Davis and his wife started a program to help public school teachers get extra classroom supplies without having to spend their own money.  The Davis Law Group School Supplies Gift Program gives a $100 Office Depot gift card each week to a deserving Seattle Public school teacher and his/her class. Anyone can nominate a teacher for this program, teachers, and students, parents, and administrators.