The Character Council of Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky is devoted to promoting good character in order to improve the lives of our residents and enrich the spirit of our community. Our mission -- to foster character development in children and adults as a foundation for success.

Character Quality of the Month

The ability to recognize key factors and finalize difficult decisions
I will...

  • Not look back
  • Do what I say
  • Make the right decision and stick to it
  • Look at things from more than one point of view before making up my mind
  • Not give in to peer pressure

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See all 49 Character Qualities

News and Notes

Date Details
Success Through Integrity Seminar Oct 30 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM The “Success Through Integrity” seminar explores character and how it impacts every thought, word, decision, and action that we make in our daily lives. Participants are introduced to 49 positive character qualities that serve as tools for achieving our goals. Through engaging exercises, you will identify your personal character strengths and the qualities that need more work. Each person will create a plan for taking their integrity to a higher level. Click to read more.
The Character Council welcomes Lakota Ridge Junior School to our family of character. Throughout the year, Ridge staff members will lead “pride time” activities to develop goals and reflect how mastering the monthly trait will improve behavior. Assemblies will also be held throughout the year to help reinforce the message of each character trait and make the connection to finding academic success through integrity. Monthly program traits include orderliness,responsibility, problem-solving, respect, compassion, dependability, integrity, determination, tolerance and truthfulness.
August 5. 2015 The State School of Character Application opens. Use this application process to assess the culture of your school and create a plan for meeting the 11 principles of a State School of Character. Click to read more.
Sept. 15 8:30 am - 12:30 pm Lawrenceburg Event Center Creating a Culture of Integity Seminar: an inspiring seminar, designed to share best practices that lead to positive change in attitude, behavior, and ultimately, organizational culture. FREE to South East Indianna participants. Click to read more.
Oct. 6 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM Dearborn Country Club Creating a Culture of Integity Seminar: an inspiring seminar, designed to share best practices that lead to positive change in attitude, behavior, and ultimately, organizational culture. FREE to South East Indianna participants. Click to read more.
December 1, 2015 The State School of Character Application DEADLINE. Use this application process to assess the culture of your school and create a plan for meeting the 11 principles of a State School of Character. Click to read more.

To attend any of our events, please RSVP to Mary Andres Russell mrussell@charactercincinnati.org