Experience inspiring stories about people who:

  • didn’t give up in the face of adversity
  • touched the lives of others through their caring, courage, and other virtues / strengths of character

Consider ways you can overcome obstacles in your own life and succeed in making a positive difference in the world.



Character Action Media offers video and text-based lessons and leader’s guides that will inspire students to live out the virtues, to live productive and fulfilling lives, and to become engaged citizens.

Featured Lesson

Sam Acho – NFL Player Committed to Excellence in Football, Education and Service to Others

Each year, the National Football League awards the Walter Payton Man of the Year award to a player who exemplifies excellence both on and off the field. Each team nominates a player who it believe embodies this spirit. This year the Chicago Bears nominated Sam Acho for his work in helping provide medical care to poor villagers in Nigeria. Here is the story of a man who has shown both exemplary athleticism and character.


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