The Queen Anne's County Character Counts! Program has joined forces with the CommUNITY Mentoring Partnership and Developmental Assets to have the largest possible impact on the youth of Queen Anne's County.
All children and youth need caring, supportive adults in their lives in order to become responsible, productive citizens in their community.
The Character Counts! Advisory Council believes in using a four-step model to help build citizens of character.
The Character Pillar for the Month for April is TRUSTWORTHINESS:
*Don't deceive, cheat or steal
*Be Reliable - do what you say you'll do
*Have the Courage to do the right thing
*Build a good reputation
*Be Loyal - Stand by your friends, family and country
Remember this video on Trustworthiness?
Character Counts! and the Centreville Rotary announce the ...
2021 Faye Lister
"Teen Of Character" Scholarship
Due Friday, April 30, 2021
Applications are now being accepted for the
2021 Faye Lister "Teen of Character" Scholarship. This $500 scholarship is made possible through the Centreville Rotary and is available to any high school senior who resides in Queen Anne’s County and exemplifies the Six Pillars of Character – Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, & Citizenship.
For application and additional details, please click on the link below.
2021 Jacki Carter
Young People Who Care Award
We were in search of QAC middle and high school students that want to create a positive change in their community by implementing a youth-led service project. Thank you to those of you who applied. We are no longer accepting applications - the deadline was Friday, April 9th, 2021.
Winner to be announced soon...
Queen Anne's County Council for Children and Youth
Community Partnerships for Children and Families
CHECK OUT THESE OTHER
QACTV CC! Super Show" Episodes ...
The Character Pillar RESPECT
Storytime with Julie Ranelli and the QACLibrary
Due to the Coronavirus, life as we know it has changed. Thoughts and prayers go out to all during this very uncertain time.
Stay Well and Be Safe!
Character Counts! Advisory Council
If you would like to become a member, Please come join us - we meet at 9:00 on the 3rd Wednesday of every month.
Voted QAC Best in 2020 as...
"Organization that Makes Our Community
a Better Place"
"A Favorite Community Activity
VOLUNTEERS are NEEDED as character coaches in the Queen Anne's County Public Schools for the
2020-2021 school year!
WE need Coaches as we continue to provide lessons during "Distance Learning"
Do you want to be a Character Counts! coach? Come join us for one of the New Coach Training Classes and get started today ...
Please contact us for details!!
Please consider reaching out to our children and youth, who are our greatest assets. Join our growing family of volunteers who make a positive impact on our community. They need YOU to be that caring resource to help them be all that they can be!
VOLUNTEERS are NEEDED as mentors in
Queen Anne's County
Make a difference in the lives of those who are in need of mentoring. Mentoring helps one make better decisions that affect their lives
and empowers them to fulfill their dreams.
*Providing Opportunities for Youth
Ages 16 to 24
*Mentors must be 18 years or older.