Zyrianna started the first annual child abuse prevention event in Hardin County to give underprivileged kids a free and fun place to spend the day with their families. Activities included a fashion show fundraiser, a book drive that collected more than 2,500 books for foster children, an art contest, and more.
The Cedar Rapids Kennedy High School MVP program is student-led organization dedicated to initiating conversations about tough subjects concerning students inside and outside the classroom. Students courageously and respectively engage their peers in conversations concerning bullying, harmful social media practices, harassment, unhealthy societal norms, the responsibilities of
The Boone Hope Foundation is a nonprofit organization with a mission to provide comfort to students and their families in emergency-type situations. The foundation offers support in the form of food, clothing, shelter, medical needs, and transportation. By helping students and their families meet basic needs, the foundation
Kevin Johnson is a middle school language arts teacher at Lynnville-Sully Middle School and encourages his students to live by the Six Pillars of Character everyday. Kevin’s class curriculum focuses on the Six Pillars and each unit highlights a specific
This month we’re celebrating Joy C. Corning, the 2017 Robert D. Ray Pillar of Character Award (Posthumously) recipient!
This month we’re celebrating Stick-To-It 4-H Club, the 2017 Student Organization of Character Award recipient!
This month we’re celebrating North Ridge Elementary School, the 2017 School of Character Award recipient!
This month we’re celebrating Granny Basketball, the 2017 Pursuing Victory with Honor Award recipient!
This month we’re celebrating Register Media, this year’s Partner of the Year Award recipient!
This month we’re celebrating Dwight Beyer, this year’s Educator of Character Award recipient!