March 09, 2006 11:00 AM

Learning to Let Go

Crushed at first by her daughter’s major learning disability, designer Dana Buchman found a new kind of freedom: to not be perfect. To find out more about language-based disorders, go to the website for the International Dyslexia Association.

Faces of Rape

Helping rape victims come out of hiding and tell their stories, survivor Anne Ream spreads her message: There is no shame. Find out more about Anne and her organization, The Voices and Faces Project, here.

Who’s the Most Inspiring Person You Know?

Do you know someone working to make a difference in the world? Send suggestions to heroesamongus@peoplemag.com.
Please include your name, phone number and return e-mail address.

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