CCWNY grant

Up to (5)  $1000 Resource Grants will be awarded to schools (public or private) and/or
501(c)3 Youth-Serving Organizations

Grants may be submitted at any time. Download fillable PDF Application

Application Postmarked Eligible for Grant Award in
May 1, 2016-April 1, 2017 May 2017
May 1, 2017-April 1, 2018 May 2018

Grant winners will receive the following:

 ~Character-resource materials worth $750 and $250 cash to be used for the purchase of additional materials. All materials will align with the Character Council of Western New York’s 49 character qualities, including:

~ Five online accesses to character-virtue library featuring the Character Council’s 49 character qualities.  A free tour of the library can be taken by visiting:;

~ Binder with set of 49 character-quality bulletins.  Two additional BONUS bulletins included: Character and Virtue;

~ Age appropriate character-based conversation game from Harvest Time Partners Foundation.  Information about game can be found at: under Family Resources;

~ 100 Pocket Guides containing the Character Council’s 49 character qualities;

~ 50 Character Council of Western New York Quick-Start Guide Booklets full of suggestions about how to build a comprehensive character-education focus in your school;

~ FREE Character Council of Western New York School Membership, which includes among other things, virtue poster sets for each classroom and common areas of school; Member schools will also be able to send a second Team (4 students/1 advisor) for FREE to the Champions for CHANGE Youth Leadership Conference for Middle and High School Students. (A $125 value)

~ A recognition banner to hang in your school honoring your commitment to character-excellence development.

~ To help with your $250 purchase, suggested character education materials that align with the 49 character qualities can be found at:

Awards dinner will be held in May  for all recipients.

Questions may be directed to Bruce Mitchell, Grant Committee Chairman at 716-714-5544

Download fillable PDF Application



The Character Council of Western New York and
Harvest Time Partners Foundation
are pleased to announce our

2016 Character Excellence Resource Grants Winners


Congratulations to:

East Aurora Middle School Builders Club

LeRoy Junior and Senior High School

Boys on the Right Track