This article contains information provided by Bob Satnan, Communications Director for the Sedalia School District 200.

Stanley Black & Decker Sedalia will donate all school supplies for every student at Washington Elementary for the 2020-21 school year. The company became a community partner for the school at the start of the 2019-20 school year. Stanley Black & Decker Human Resources Manager LiShanna Bredehoeft said:

 

"We know the students and staff will be facing several new challenges this year. We are proud and excited to be able to help them out while they navigate through these difficult times."

Courtesy of Stanley Black & Decker

 

Shown, from left, are Human Resources staff members Kari Wilson, Charli Darbyshire, Rufina Sultanov, Opie Petree and Janet David; Sedalia Plant Controller and Interim Plant Manage Brett Fox; and Bredehoeft. Washington Elementary Principal Lisa Volk said,

 "The support Washington receives from Stanley Black & Decker has been outstanding. We greatly appreciate the company's dedication to our students and staff members."