Character Counts

PH CAP: Commissioner John Barr presents a proclamation designating October as Character Counts Month to Carolyn Brooks


Character Counts

A proclamation declaring October 2007 as Character Counts Month was presented to program coordinator Carolyn Brooks during the Board of Commissioners' Meeting on October 2, 2007. The proclamation stated that, "Character development is, first and foremost, an obligation of families, through efforts by faith communities, schools, and youth, civic and human service organizations also play an important role in supporting family efforts by fostering and promoting good character. Every adult has the responsibility to teach and model core ethical values and every social institution has the responsibility to promote the development of good character."