Do The Right Thing

Recognizing & Rewarding Youth For Positive Behavior, Accomplishments, and Good Deeds

Our Mission

Do The Right Thing of Miami, Inc. (DTRT) is a  non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that strives to recognize and reward Miami youths for their exemplary behavior, accomplishments, and good deeds through a unique partnership with the City of Miami Police Department and other participating law enforcement agencies.

Register Your School

Take advantage of our FREE program offered to all Miami-Dade County schools

Nominate a Student

Know a student that has done the right thing?  Nominate them today!

Make a Donation

Help us continue our mission of recognizing and rewarding our youth for their positive behavior.

Interested in pursuing a career in law enforcement?

Do The Right Thing awards a full tuition scholarship to the Miami Police Academy to a young adult aged 18-22 every year. 

Start a Do The Right Thing Chapter in Your Community

Do The Right Thing of Miami is the headquarters for the national and international Do The Right Thing Program. Contact us to learn more about joining our network of Do The Right Thing Chapters.

Coordinators Corner

January 2023 Reminders and Updates

Happy New Year! We hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season! Please see below for the following reminders and updates for the Do The Right Thing Program for the month of January. January Nomination Deadline - Friday, 1/20 Please make sure to follow the guidelines below when submitting nominations: All nominations must be at least 4 sentences. Each school is allowed 15 nominations per month. Please double check the names of the students when completing the form. Each student must have their own unique nomination unless it is a specific action done by a group. Students can only be nominated once per year. You should be ...