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
by April 1, 2018 May 2018
by April 1, 2019 May 2019

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