Fill out the form on this page to tell CNN about someone you know who qualifies as a hero.
(Please note that this is not a vote. Do not nominate the same person more than once.)
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YOUR INFO

First, please tell us a little bit about yourself.

* First name:
* Last name:
* City:
* State/Province:
ZIP/Postal code:
* Country:
* Date of birth:
E-mail address:
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Phone number:
 

* Either an e-mail address or phone number is required.

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* How long have you known the person you are nominating as a CNN Hero?
* What is your relationship to your nominee?
Where did you first hear about CNN Heroes?

YOUR NOMINEE'S INFO

Next, please tell us about the person you are nominating to be a CNN Hero.

* First name:
* Last name:
* City:
* State/Province:
* ZIP/Postal code:
* Country:
E-mail address:
OR  
Phone number:
  * Either an e-mail address or phone number is required.
Age: 25 and under

26-49

50+
* Select a category: Championing Children: Commitment to the welfare of young people

Community Crusader: Creating solutions to a local problem or social issue

Defending the Planet: Innovative efforts to preserve and protect the environment

Medical Marvel: Dedication to the enhancement of human health

Protecting the Powerless: Advancing the cause of human or equal rights

Young Wonder: Outstanding achievement by a person 25 or under

Other: Use this category if your hero's cause doesn't fit into one of those above

* In your own words, why does your nominee deserve recognition as a CNN Hero?

Please describe in detail your nominee's specific accomplishment and what was involved in achieving it. Be sure to include the dates of the activities.

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* How have your nominee's efforts made a difference for the better?

Please describe their impact, potential impact and how they have inspired others.

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* Is there a specific incident or turning point that motivated your nominee to take action?

Please describe the moment or situation that motivated your nominee to take action.

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Is there anything else that makes your nominee exceptional or unique?

Please describe those characteristics that set your nominee apart from others.

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How will being recognized as a CNN Hero further your nominee's cause?

Please describe the impact that recognition will have on your nominee, their cause, and those they help.

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If you would like to share any websites or online articles about your nominee's activities, please enter up to 3 links here.

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