2017-2018 Awards Luncheon
May 15, 2018 | 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Kansas City Marriott Downtown Muehlebach Tower
1213 Wyandotte Kansas City, MO 64105
Quickly becoming a Kansas City tradition, the Champions of Character® Foundation Awards Luncheon has raised an extraordinary $600,000 in its first four years. Supported by a thousand Kansas Citians each year, this inspiring event recognizes student-athletes, coaches, businesses and teams that exemplify the Five Core Values of the NAIA's Champions of Character program.
For event information and media inquiries, contact Amy Stover at 816.595.8117.
Support a Student-Athlete Today !
By sponsoring the Champions of Character Luncheon, you are impacting the lives of student-athletes:
- Research shows that the longer a student spends in sports, their social reasoning – sacrificing for the good of the team – rises.
- The Champions of Character program helps participants keep the Five Core Values at the heart of the athletics experience.
- Coaches are taught how to intentionally define, model, shape and reinforce the values through their coaching and mentoring.
- Parents learn how their behavior is key to supporting their athletes.