Motto: Building Character for Life
Mission: To partner with parents, schools and community leaders in order to promote good character, teach life skills and foster social responsibility among youth through community service.
Vision: Maximizing Character seeks to provide character development and life skills to youth in educational and community settings in order to maximize their potential as they engage in a global society.
Core Values: Wisdom, Integrity, Service, Excellence (W.I.S.E.)
What We Do
Learn more about what we do, who we help, and how we work every day to promote positive change by exploring our site.
Spreading the Good
With this initiative, Maximizing Character's goal is to promote good character. Utilizing evidence based character education programs, our members and youth ambassadors partner with parents, teachers and community leaders to teach good citizenship, honesty, self-control, kindness and other values that promote productive, safe and healthy individuals and communities.
Helping The Community
With our organization’s mission always in mind, we strive to help find solutions for community challenges. Whether we are organizing food donations, partnering with other nonprofits with homeless outreach, or hosting youth-violence prevention and health and wellness activities, Maximizing Character is working aims to make a positive impact in our local and global community.
Keys to Success
Maximizing Character is dedicated to youth development. By authentically connecting with youth, partnering with parents and educators, and teaching relevant, essential life skills, we empower youth to use their talents, knowledge, skills and abilities to the fullest. We are always striving to make a difference, and invite you to learn more and lend your support.
Spotlight on Partnerships
January 17, 2022
Maximizing Character partners with a variety of organizations and individuals that offer unique resources, impactful solutions and general support to the Hampton Roads community and beyond. We are happy to spotlight some of our Partners and their exciting work! If you need specific services or want to learn more about a certain topic area, be sure to check them out!