Character Team

Character Team Partners

District of Columbia

Benjamin Banneker Academic High School

The primary purpose of Benjamin Banneker Academic High School is to serve those students of the District of Columbia who desire a highly structured four year academic program of study beginning at the ninth grade. <more>


Smart Start United Way of Atlanta

Smart Start focuses on the READY CHILD EQUATION = Ready families + Ready communities + Ready Services + Ready Schools = CHILDREN READY FOR SCHOOL, and as a result, fosters quality early learning experiences for Georgia's pre-school generation and promotes lifetime learning to ensure greater achievement throughout the child’s education and life. <more>


Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri

The Big Brothers Big Sisters Mission is to help children reach their potential through professionally supported, one-to-one relationships with measurable impact. It is the mission of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri to provide a mentor to every child who wants and needs one. <more>


CHARACTERplus, an initiative of Cooperating School Districts, is devoted to advancing the cause and importance of character education. This organization is designed to address issues related to student character, responsibility, and academic achievement. CHARACTERplus provides quality training, resources, and leadership to help parents and schools accomplish one of their most important jobs – the character development of the next generation. <more>

The United Way of Greater St. Louis

The United Way of Greater St. Louis is the best way to help build a stronger community. The United Way remains a volunteer-driven organization that operates independently of all other United Ways, which means that means the money we raised in St. Louis stays in St. Louis. More than 90 cents of every dollar received is allocated to local agencies, fulfilling the original Community Fund mandate of "philanthropy without waste." <more>

North Carolina

Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools provides all students the best education available anywhere, preparing every child to lead a rich and productive life. <more>


Boys and Girls Club

For more than 100 years, Boys & Girls Clubs of America has been changing and saving young lives, providing hope and opportunity for kids who need them most. Today, some 4,300 Clubs serve some 4.8 million young people through Club membership and community outreach. <more>