Character in the Community

Transform Your Community

By promoting excellence in character, the Character Council is working to establish "Communities of Character" in neighborhoods, communities, and townships across Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky where we already have partners. Businesses, schools, government agencies, faith organizations and local media will work together to promote good character to ensure that:

What a Community of Character looks like:

In a community of character, key organizations in the community promote one positive character quality each month. Over time, the community shares this common language, citizens heighten their awareness of character and integrity, and eventually the people who live and work there demonstrate the 49 character qualities through their attitudes, words, and actions. For example:

Learn more about how you can be involved.

all workshop attendees showing their wooden nickels
April 2014 "City of Character" launch event in Hamilton, Ohio. Over 60 community leaders and volunteers attended. All received wooden nickels from Miami University's "Project Civility."

"Community of Character" initiatives are currently in place or being established in

"Partners of Character"