Character Excellence Awards 2017

Last night, we were honored to host our 4th Character Excellence Awards Celebration. Through the generosity of Harvest Time Partners, Inc. Foundation we honored ten amazing young adults from across the WNY region with $1000 scholarships towards their continued education. We also awarded a $1000 Resource Grant to Letchworth Middle School to support character initiatives building-wide. Congratulations to our recipients! The future is looking bright.

Grant and Scholarship Winners Announced

Character Council of WNY and Harvest Time Partners Foundation announce the winners of the 2014 Character Excellence Awards.

Winners of the $1000 Scholarships are:  Emily Arnold, Kenmore East High School, David N. Even, Orchard Park High School and Christine Seibert,Cassadaga Valley.

Winners of the $1000 Resource Grants were: Colden Elementary School-Springville-Griffith Institute Central Schools, Newfane Elementary-Newfane Central Schools, Herbert Hoover Middle School-KenTon Central Schools, St. Amelia’s-Tonawanda and LoGuidice Educational Center-Erie 2-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus BOCES.

Scholarship winners will receive $1000 to offset tuition at the accredited post-secondary college, university or trade-school of their choice.  Grant winners received $750 worth of character education resources and a cash award of $250 to use towards their school’s character education initiatives.


Download a copy of the CCWNY Character Excellence PDF Program

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