Lee’s Summit Cares awards Community of Character awards at the annual Mayor’s Character Breakfast. Do you know someone who has demonstrated good character? Click on this link and nominate them. http://www.lscares.org/CharacterNomination.pdf
Courage-The quality of mind or spirit that enables a person to face difficulty, danger, pain with
firmness; to act in accordance with one.s beliefs in spite of criticism
Cooperation-To work together to reach a common goal.
Perseverance-Keep to a course of action, belief or purpose without giving way.
Appreciation-Recognition of the quality, value, significance, of people & things.
Sportsmanship-Exhibiting fairness & respect to teammates & opponents; winning & losing graciously.
Citizenship-Displaying allegiance to one.s country; actively & responsibly participating in the
Family-Cohesive unit of individuals residing together, providing support & encouragement,
guidance & direction.
Respect-Honoring others with courtesy & consideration.
Responsibility-Accepting personal responsibility; acting without continual guidance or superior authority.
Self-control-Choosing to manage one.s emotions, desires, or actions & respecting the boundaries of
Kindness-To act humanely, be considerate of others.