Do you know an everyday person changing the world? It’s easy to nominate them as a CNN Hero. Here are some suggestions we hope will help you in crafting your nomination.
• Think about what makes your hero special. Ask yourself: What makes my nominee unique? What specific accomplishment has he or she achieved that is truly remarkable? What impact has his or her work had on others? We encourage you to watch videos of previous CNN Heroes to familiarize yourself with the achievements of the inspiring individuals we honor as « everyday people changing the world. »
• Take a look at CNN Hero nomination form. We suggest you review the information requested about yourself, your nominee and his or her work before filling out your submission.
• Click « Submit. » If your nomination has been successfully transmitted, you’ll see a « thank you » message on your screen. If you provided us with your e-mail address, we’ll also send a confirmation your nomination has been received. And yes, we read each and every one.
That’s it. Nominations for 2013 CNN Heroes remain open through August 31, 2013.
For More Information: Visit the CNN Heroes Page