Bankbridge Elementary teacher rewarded with Limeades for Learning grant

Amy Brown, a teacher at Bankbridge Elementary School in Deptford, was awarded $112 for her success in the areas of social skills and motivation.

To recognize the entrepreneurial spirit driving teachers to meet their students’ distance learning needs during this difficult time, Sonic Drive-In matched all donations to DonorsChoose on Teacher Appreciation Day, giving Amy Brown, a teacher at Bankbridge Elementary School in Deptford, $112.

Through Limeades for Learning, Sonic donated $1 million to public school teacher requests across the country on Teacher Appreciation Day, supporting their endeavors to provide students with essential education resources.

Brown was among the exceptional teachers whose project received funding, including in the areas of social skills and motivation

“Teachers across the country face new and complex challenges to keep their students learning right now,” said Christi Woodworth, vice president for public relations for SONIC. “As we continue to celebrate teachers this Teacher Appreciation Month, we sincerely thank educators like Amy Brown, who are creatively keeping their students learning even as schools are closed. With SONIC’s $1 million donation match, we were able to help teachers obtain resources for their students and will continue to empower them throughout the year.”