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Who Is Your Hero?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on our lives. A grandparent or parent, an uncle or aunt or maybe even a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

Tell Us About Your Hero

Axana Soltan

Axana's courage and selflessness puts me in awe. At the age of just 19, she has touched hundreds of poor children’s lives locally, nationally and internationally. Axana Soltan is a 19-year old Philanthropist, Global ambassador, and Youth activist empowering young people in areas of education, employability,...

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Phillip Horne

My birth father died when I was 5 years old. He died active military, while stationed in Hawaii. My mom moved 3 girls, myself, her other daughter, and my birth fathers daughter back to Texas. She met the man I call dad at parents without partners, a military function, and that was the greatest day of my life. I...

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Linda Wynkoop

Linda Wynkoop, great Spanish & English teacher. Always working the extra mile for her students. She has been a single mom and not only working hard as mom & professional educator, also getting a Master Degree. Promoting the Latino Culture, creating a Folkloric Dance group for after school activities. Linda...

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Deb Helfrich

Deb is a selfless woman who puts herself 'on the line' to benefit the well being of those in experiencing challenging health circumstances. I came to know Deb via Professional Networking site LinkedIn and now on Her endless pursuit to research solutions that enhance the quality of life for those who...

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Cynthia Estrada

Cynthia Trivino is the definition of compassion, perseverance, and leadership. She is 30 years old and has been volunteering in her community since she was only 12! When Cynthia was 8 years old, she auditioned and obtained a leading role in Salome Bay’s Rainbow World. This play ran during the summer of 1993 at...

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Mishal O'Neil

Mishal’s ex-husband was addicted to alcohol and would blow almost all the money they made. At one point because of his alcohol and anger issues they were on the verge of getting separated. And to make matters worse, he started to abuse her… She wanted to do something extraordinary like taking baking as a...

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Sudesh Mayekar

Who would have thought that while we all are busy in our own beautiful life relaxing there is this guy who thought he could spend his time doing something better for others. Sudesh Mayekar a common man always willing to help other at any time of the day. I resently came across this incident wherein a beggar...

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Sheri and Rob Stewart

At first i always thought that they were just being polite and helping people out, but then i noticed something. I notice the joy on their faces that seeing other people succeed and being happy because of something they did no matter how small it was always put a giant smile on my parents faces. For example my...

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Dale Smith

He has been a real brother an father standing by me when I was down an out. A real teacher, motivational. An real soldier.

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james crosby

My husband is my hero. Before meeting my husband I was in and of jail. I have borderline personality disorder,I struggle everyday. He shows me ways that are right. The way to be civil to othdrs , to think before I react. This man has turned my life around. I have 3 children from a the previousthe previous...

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MOD POD wants to nominate our own leadership lab crew as our hero. Everyone in our lab came together not knowing each other or having very little exposure to one another. It was a bit unnerving having to wait to find out who we were going to be grouped with. Our group consists of Melissa, Olga and Desirae. We...

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She is my aunt. I can call her my HERO because she changed my life in a very big step. She is strategic, enthuthiastic, loving, caring, understanging, appreciating, and most advisable and couragable person. She teaches me many and I know many through her. She made me to be confident and believe in myself ( she...

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Tiah Pin-Chia Huang

My daughter Tiah, was born with a rare brain malformation called Schizencephaly causing cerebral palsy. Her whole life has been about therapies and dr appointments. She has had two major surgeries in the last 5 months, following more physical therapy. She does it all with a smile on her face. She pushes through...

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Kusum Lata

This is an inspirational story of a woman who stood against the test of times and yet came out shining in the face of hardships. The protagonist in the story is much ahead of her times in attitude and thoughts and with immense love for her family, achieves something that was larger than life. Even in her...

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Alayna A

Alayna is a special needs care giver who has tought many people life skill such as spelling, history, cooking and many others. She is also the type of person who is there when you need her and she is a good listener and friend. Alayna cares and that makes ber a hero.

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