EXPERIENCE MAXIMIZING CHARACTER
Maximizing Character is a nonprofit organization dedicated to teaching character values and life skills to youth in order for them to maximize good character and their potential. Maximizing Character aims to help youth to use their character strengths in their daily lives by learning to think and act with respect for themselves and others. Learn more about the positive impact we have and join us in bringing about positive change.
MAXIMIZING CHARACTER AT A GLANCE
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.) Other featured values include Goodness, Kindness, Patience, Self-Control, Love, Knowledge, Citizenship, Respect, Responsibility, Caring, Honesty & Fairness, Trustworthiness
Maximizing Character is achieving more with our initiatives than ever before. We work on many exciting projects to help improve the lives of others, and are very proud of the progress we continue to make. Learn more about what we do, who we help, and how we work every day to promote positive change.
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. Learn more about our work by getting in touch with our team today.
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 each and every day to make a positive impact. Contact us to learn more about our commitment to these causes.
Keys to Success
Maximizing Character is dedicated to stepping up our efforts in addressing 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.
Recognizing the enormity of the challenges our society faces, Maximizing Character is dedicated to making a lasting impact through our campaigns and programs.
Learn more about our initiatives and get involved yourself.
Our walking club focuses on the importance of healthy lifestyles. This family friendly initiative welcomes children and adults of all ages and fitness levels. For details including dates and locations, Connect with our Facebook Group page @MXC_Everyday or check back, here on our website.
EDUCATION & OUTREACH
Maximizing Character offers life skills courses for personal development in a variety of settings including schools, classrooms, community-based organizations, churches, and universities. The life skills feature Financial Literacy (basic budgeting, checking, saving, investing etc.), Goal-Setting, Self-Management, Healthy Relationships, Job Skills including completing applications and interviewing, and Self-Care.
Maximizing Character is a member of the FDIC Money Smart Alliance, an alliance of organizations committed to teaching and promoting the Money Smart curriculum.
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Youth engage in service projects to facilitate thoughtful and effective participation in community life; develop compassion, responsibility, citizenship and to gain skills in cooperation, teamwork, organizational skills. Community Focus and Annual Service Projects include:
Character Counts! Week
Make A Difference Day
Junior Diabetes Research Fund (JDRF)
Annual Multiple Sclerosis (MS) WALK
and a host of other projects
"Great things are done by a series of small things brought together"