Values-in-Action Foundation is a character-building education and training organization. Through school workshops, community events, leadership training and media programs, Values-in-Action empowers teens and adults to build communities of kindness, caring and respect by putting their values-in-action wherever they go.
Purple America is a national initiative of Values-in-Action Foundation to re-focus the American conversation to a civil, productive and respectful dialogue around our shared values. To see America's shared values and get involved, go to www.purpleamerica.us
Our community events inspire large groups of teens and adults by honoring and recognizing people who are making a positive difference in our world.
This inspiring recognition dinner honors local business, academic, and student leaders as well as national leaders who have demonstrated commitments to changing the course of humanity. The dinner exposes teen leaders to positve role models who influence them by example.
This event honors local community members for their contributions to society, for principled leadership within the community, and for setting an inspiring example for others to follow.
Community members and educators nominate teens in grades 7-12 who exhibit outstanding leadership in their schools and communities. A panel of teens selects the top ten teen leaders.
Busloads of student leaders attend this rally-style program presented at the Wolstein Center at Cleveland State University. Speakers and presentations focus on how students can develop the "rules of the game" for their schools and communities.
Program devoted to recognizing heroes in the workplace. Celebrating those who go above and beyond day in and day out.