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December Attribute is YOUR CHOICE


At this time of annual giving please think of us in your donations to help us to continue to engage organizations in positive character development.

Click on our DONATE button above to make a donation via our Canada Helps Donation page.








"We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give."

~ Sir Winston Churchill

Print off our MONTHLY ATTRIBUTE card to use all year long.





2014 Character Community Awards

Shine a Light on Character…

The 8th Annual York Region Character Community Awards is the Character Community Foundation’s signature event.  It recognizes individuals, schools, groups and businesses across York Region that demonstrate the following exemplary character attributes: • Compassion • Inclusiveness • Perseverance • Courage • Initiative • Respect • Fairness • Integrity • Responsibility • Honesty • Optimism

Fisch among residents honoured for character.

Click here to view our photo gallery courtesy of Merk Photography.

2014 Character Community Award Nominees.

For a look at our nominees please click here .


To view our 2014 Character Community Awards winners stories click here.


Our 8th Annual Character Community Awards took place at the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts. Thank you to our 2014 Sponsors for their support this year.

Thanks to all who came out to help us celebrate and honour these York Region residents who are striving to live with positive character where they live, learn, work or play.


2014 Character Community Awards

2014 Media release

2014 Photo Gallery