"Kids for Character" was a program that was released on VHS in 1996. It was a charity special about moral character that featured many different children's characters. It was produced by The Character Counts! Coalition and was from Lyrick Studios. The host of the show is Tom Selleck. Music is composed by Joe Phillips who was best known for his work on the Barney Franchises since 1995.


Learn the 6 pillars of character with the Kids for Character kids and more TV show characters like Barney, The Puzzle Place gang, The Magic School Bus cast, Lamb Chop, Binyah Binyah, and Babar.


  1. It's Your Character that Counts
  2. Six Simple Words
  3. Respect
  4. It's Not Fair
  5. Limbo (from Gullah Gullah Island)
  6. Friends and Family (from Gullah Gullah Island)
  7. Kids For Character (songs)


  • Barney
  • Baby Bop
  • B.J.
  • Min (only in Barney segment)
  • Shawn (only in Barney segment)
  • Tosha (only in Barney segment)
  • Julie Woo (from The Puzzle Place)
  • Ms. Frizzle (from The Magic School Bus)
  • Lamp Chop (from Lamb Chop's Play-Along)
  • Binyah Binyah (from Gullah Gullah Island)
  • King Babar (from Babar)
  • Other cartoon characters