"This is our cry, this is our prayer; peace in the world."
|Abdul Sattar Edhi founded Edhi International Foundation to help millions of Pakistanis.||Adi Roche founded an organization that helps orphans of nuclear disaster.||Alicia O'Brien was the inspiration for Cherie Bennett's novel, Zink.||Andeisha Farid is the founder of Afghan Child Education and Caring Organization (AFCECO)||Ann Armstrong-Dailey and |
Children's Hospice International meet the special needs of children with life-threatening conditions.
|Audrey Hepburn was an actress, dancer and notable Ambassador for UNICEF|
|Austin Gutwein founded Hoops of Hope.||Clara Barton was known as the 'Angel of the Battlefield.'||Connie O'Connell was a hero and inspiration to her family.||Daphna Ziman founded Children Uniting Nations.||Dr. Andrew Wade saved a child's life and she thanks him here.||Elizabeth Glaser created the Pediatric AIDS Foundation.|
|Florence Kelley was an outspoken leader against child labor.||Helping New Orleans make a comeback is her personal passion||Humanitarian Hero Abdul Sattar Edhi|
is Pakistan's Mother Teresa
|Jeni Stepanek is an ambassador for Muscular Dystrophy who continues to spread her son Mattie's message of peace.||Kelly Perkins climbs mountains to raise support for organ donation.||Leo A Strutner believed that if you love the people around you, the love will return to you as happiness.|
|Lisa Ford was a courageous cancer victim who inspired her friend, Claire.||Louis Zamperini is a WW2 prisoner of war survivor who forgave his tormentor and inspires others to forgive.||Maria del Carmen |
Rojas Sanchez is a beloved mother and teacher.
|Mary N. Sanchez is a nurse manager and renowned advocate for veterans care and service.||Mattie Stepanek is a hero to people of all ages around the world.||Mother Teresa gained international prominence as a modern-day saint.|
|Nkosi Johnson was an orphan infected by HIV who spoke out on behalf of children with AIDS.||Oseola McCarty donated her life savings so others could go to college.||Papa Lloyd did not let his blindness keep him from serving his community.||Princess Diana campaigned passionately for various causes.||Ryuichi Hirokawa photographer who illuminates the needs of children in crisis.||Sadako Sasaki inspired an international peace movement.|
|SAUR MARLINA MANURUNG provides educational opportunities in a remote Indonesian village.||Somaly Mam has dedicated her life to finding and mentoring children who have suffered from human trafficking.||Susan G. Komen was the inspiration for her sister to reach out to other women with cancer.||Suzan Mathebule and Joanna Jordan - two mothers, two lives, two continents.||Terry Fox lifted |
a nation through
his courage and
|The Heroes Among Us were everywhere on September 11 and after.|
|William J. Meyers taught the importance of taking time to enjoy LIFE, with music, art, laughter and friends.||Zack's Place provides enrichment programs to special needs pre and post graduates.|