This is our word of the week and our character-building word of the month.

co·op·er·ate
kōˈäpəˌrāt/
verb
  1. act jointly; work toward the same end.
    “the leaders promised to cooperate in ending the civil war”
    • assist someone or comply with their requests.
      “I was the villain for not cooperating with the FBI”
      synonyms: collaborate, work together, work side by side, pull together, band together, join forces, team up, unite, combine, pool resources, make common cause, liaise