Inspiring individuals, families and organizations within the city of Pleasanton to take responsibility for their choices and actions.
Motivating individuals, families and organizations within the city of Pleasanton to make a difference in the world around them.
Recognizing individuals, families, and organizations within the city of Pleasanton for modeling the accepted Community of Character traits of: Responsibility, Compassion, Self-discipline, Honesty, Respect and Integrity.
Events & Activities Sponsored,
Co-Sponsored or supported by the
Community of Character Collaborative
Community of Character Awards & Luncheon
Juanita Haugen Scholarships
Juanita Haugen Awards for Character and Service
Make a Difference Festival
Martin Luther King Legacy Breakfast & Awards
CityServe - "Adopt a Senior" Christmas Gifts for seniors
Tri-Valley Community Outreach Thanksgiving Dinner
Special Olympics Events
Martin Luther King, Jr
Mon, Jan 22,2024
Keynote Speaker is
Jacqueline Brown of WorkDay.
Jacqueline D. Brown is a multi-faceted corporate professional, entrepreneur, author, and certified leadership coach with a remarkable journey that spans diverse realms from Finance, Product Development to Human Resources in the ever-evolving technology landscape. Her life's mission is deeply rooted in developing leaders who, in turn, cultivate inclusive workplace cultures where every individual's unique perspective is not merely embraced but genuinely valued.
Fueled by an ardent passion for equity, advancement, and diverse representation in executive leadership roles, Jacqueline stands as a beacon of change. Her tireless advocacy for Difference Invited Valued Embraced (DIVE) for Inclusion serves as a wellspring of empowerment and excellence.
MLK Legacy Award Recipients
REACH of the Tri-Valley
Tickets are Available at the Chamber Website: www.Pleasanton.org
Everyone welcome to attend,
ticket price is $60
Doubletree by Hilton at 7:30am
.Suzanne is the “Ambassador” of the SF Bay Area Dress a Girl Around the World.
Catherine is a first-grade teacher at Fredricksen Elementary School in Dublin
Tri-Valley Reach builds inclusive communities for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) to live independently
Community of Character Collaborative.
501c3 Non-Profit Organization,
Tax ID: 26-0696969
Juanita Haugen, a nationally known public schools advocate and the longest-serving member ever of the Pleasanton school board, would be proud that the Community of Character program she established has become an ingrained part of our community. Juanita died on March 5, 2007 at age 69 after a long battle with cancer.
Help keep Juanita Haugen's
100% of donations go to
the Scholarship Fund, with no
YMCA Recognizes Pleasanton's Community of Character Collaborative
The Pleasanton Community of Character Collaborative was presented with the "You are the Difference" award by the YMCA of the East Bay at the organization's 134th Annual Meeting & Volunteer Recognition Awards Ceremony on October 16, 2013.
The Collaborative's Joanne Gunson and Heather Rizzoli were given the award, recognizing the organization and its people for their hours of volunteerism.
The Collaborative is a non-profit organization of volunteers working together to create a Pleasanton community culture built on values, goodwill, and community accepted traits of Responsibility, Compassion, Self-Discipline, Honesty, Respect and Integrity.
The Community of Character Collaborative is jointly supported by the City of Pleasanton, Pleasanton Unified School District, Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce and various business, service and faith organizations.
Not just words...
THIS IS ACTION!