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

Brewing Up Second Chances: Entrepreneur Coffee Roaster Creates Opportunities for People Released From Prison

In this lesson, we feature powerful stories of caring, hope and resiliency that challenge us to consider our own views on whether those returning to our communities from prison can change. These stories also challenge us to consider what are the virtues, and other factors that may enable us to change, and to help others that we interact with to change for the better.

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