Kids for Character was a program that was released on DVD in 2012. 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 distributed by Lyrick Studios (now HIT Entertainment). A sequel to the Kids for Character video, entitled Kids for Character 2 : Choices Count, was released on October 2013. and Another sequel to the Kids for Character video, entitled Kids for Character 3: Make Your Choices Count, was released on July 2014.
Each of the six shows represented a different "pillar" of character (trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring, and citizenship):
- Animaniacs - The episode Ups and Downs is used to teach Wakko about trustworthiness. They are stuck in an elevator for several hours.
- Barney & Friends - In this skit created for this video, Barney as well as Min, Shawn, and Tosha teach Baby Bop about respect through song.
- The Magic School Bus - The episode Wet All Over is used to teach responsibility.
- Lamb Chop's Play-Along! - Lamb Chop and Shari Lewis talk about when she had to split jelly beans between Lamb Chop and Charlie Horse in a lesson on fairness.
- Malcolm in the Middle - The episode Red Dress to show the importance of caring.
- Babar - The episode Babar's Triumph is used to reinforce the importance of citizenship.
- The Big Comfy Couch
- Tiny Toon Adventures
- Bananas in Pyjamas
- Tom Selleck as narrator
- Rob Paulsen as Yakko Warner
- Jess Harnell as Wakko Warner
- Tress MacNeille as Dot Warner
- Bob West as Barney
- Julie Johnson as Baby Bop
- Patty Wirtz as B.J.
- Lily Tomlin as Valerie Felicity Frizzle
- Shari Lewis as Lamb Chop
- Frankie Muniz as Malcolm
- Justin Berfield as Reese
- Erik Per Sullivan as Dewey
- Gordon Pinsent as King Babar
- Sandy Whitney as King Babar (singing voice)
- Mark Ritts as Kino
- Marsha Moreau as Madeline
- Rory Carty as Peter Rabbit
- Paul Nicholas as Spot and Sally
- Simon Cadell as Bump
- Steve Whitmire as Kermit the Frog
- "It's Your Character That Counts"
- "Six Simple Words"
- "Have a Snack"
- "I Love You"
- "It's Not Fair"
- "Kids for character finale"
- In the Kids for Character finale, a live-action shot of Ms. Frizzle played by Lily Tomlin and Liz dressed up as a mascot is cut out and replaced by a couple of shots from the Magic School Bus episode: "In the Haunted House" for unknown reasons.
- This is the only time barney, bj and baby bop unite with anyone in the show except everyone in the barney segment.
- Yakko and Dot Are Not In segment,except Wakko and Scratchinsniff, They are stuck in an elevator for several hours.