A "City of Character" is one in which the elected officials, community leaders, and citizens at large recognize the importance of good character. Topeka City of Character and KScharacter.org are a non-profit, non-religious organization, with 501(C)(3) status. We are devoted to promoting good character in order to improve the lives of our residents and enrich the spirit of our community.

good character is the key to

success!

benefits of

good character 

  1. helps individuals reach their potential
  2. Enhances self-acceptance & confidence
  3. increases productivity
  4. improves relationships
  5. contributes to success
  6. collaborative work environments

Topeka City of Character was founded in 2001 to serve the needs of our growing community. Over the years, character education has earned praise for its continuous improvement in student well being, with lower absences and discipline referrals. 


With the addition of KScharacter.org we will take these years of experience out into communities across the state of Kansas.

Character: Who you are when no one else is watching.