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

Recognizing and doing what needs to be done before I am asked to do it
I will...

  • Do what is right before being told
  • Not put off until tomorrow the things I can do today
  • Contribute to the success of the whole team
  • Be a part of the solution rather than the problem
  • Look for ways to help others

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See all 49 Character Qualities

News and Notes

Date Details
Oct 28 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.
December 5, 2016 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.
March 15, 2017 Save the date for our Heroes of Character celebration in partnership with the Hamilton "City of Character" Coalition where we will honor five students and five adult leaders from the Tri-State area for their consistent and outstanding demonstration of character.

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