Know a Hometown Hero? Tell Us!

08/10/2006 at 02:00 PM EDT

Know a Hometown Hero? Tell Us!
2005 Hero: Sandra LaDay
Peter Yang
We're looking for ordinary people of all ages and walks of life who go above and beyond to help others, to make a real difference in their communities, to change the world. PEOPLE wants to introduce these local heroes to our 40 million readers. (Check out video of some of our 2006 heroes, by clicking here.)

To help us decide if your candidate is truly special, start by filling out our online submission form. Feel free to attach a photo if you like, but it's not necessary.

To meet some previous PEOPLE heroes, click here.

NOTE: If our online submission form doesn't work on your computer, email the information below to:

Name of Hero:

Know a Hometown Hero? Tell Us!

2005 Hero: Elissa Montanti

R. Jerome Ferraro

Describe What Your Hero Has Done (in 100 words or less):

Your Contact Information (You must include this so we can follow up on your nomination):
Email Address:
Telephone Number:

Thanks for helping us find America's most deserving Hometown Heroes.

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