Do you strive to make a difference in the world or know someone who does? Tell us about it! Get started now by filling out the form and sharing your story. Upon review, one lucky winner will be chosen and profiled in an upcoming issue of PETA's Animal Times with their inspirational story.

10/4/2008 11:47:43 AM

Lisa Gersbach, Animal Control, Texas Lisa witnessed horrific conditions and unthinkable acts of cruelty in a Texas shelter and rallied for outside help. She literally risked it all for the sake of the animals. She is an incredible hero.

Kim Motyka

10/4/2008 10:50:54 AM

I nominate Scottie Devens, founder of Save The Greyhound Dogs! (VT). She is the most inspiring person I have ever met, and she has dedicated her life to the cause. She deserves her moment in the sun!

Jennifer Oneske

10/4/2008 10:10:13 AM

My Mom has done so much: raising me vegetarian, starting the 1st spay & neuter clinic in our county, naming our spca, fighting for more $ for our spca & stricter animal abuse laws & punishment. now she has great dane rescue. www.scgreatdanerescue.com

andrea Castellucci

10/4/2008 9:30:10 AM

professor Dr.Resnick-Cortes. She has a passion to create an awareness of the intelligent and emotional lives of animals. She created a class called "The Human-Animal Bond" that explores social injustices facing animals and what we can do to help.

Susan Taylor

10/4/2008 7:16:26 AM

Susan Windover-Drurey. She's an ICU nurse that cares about what happens to her patients. To her it's not just a job, it's a way to try and make someone's worst day better.

Donald Drurey

10/4/2008 6:39:05 AM

James Turner,be it sitting at the road side protecting an injured dear, protesting, leafletting or any of the many other selfless things he has done and continues to do. He is vegan and passionate about educating others to end animal cruelty.

Steph Turner

10/4/2008 6:17:21 AM

I nominate Brigitte & Werner Gomm from the Dog an Cat Rescue Center on Koh Samui, Thailand, for their endless love for animals. www.samuidog.org

Patrizia Heck

10/4/2008 4:57:39 AM

I also take every chance I get to inform others around me of what's really going on inside the walls of slaughter houses. I always use those opportunities to me advantage to spread the word and promote animal rights.

Haley Cannell

10/4/2008 3:14:58 AM

Robert Coy

Mark Targett

10/3/2008 11:14:33 PM

I nominate Denise Costa. She is an animal activist/author who is having a book published that focuses on the plight of unwanted dogs searching for their forever home. A percentage of the profits will go to various animal welfare organizations.

Joseph Costa

10/3/2008 8:16:00 PM

Robbie Coy who is a wonderful human being and volunteers with Sabbath Memorial Rescue Mission, they rescue dogs here in Miami, Florida. Please give him your consideration for being such a caring human being. Thank you

Alina Haas

10/3/2008 8:14:01 PM

My vote is for Robbie Coy!!!

Martha Vega

10/3/2008 8:13:24 PM

My vote is for Robbie Coy!!!

Jennifer Idiaquez

10/3/2008 7:11:13 PM

Robbie Coy gives all he has and more.

Lourdes Valdes-Fauly

10/3/2008 6:03:29 PM

Robbie Coy

Ruth Barrow

10/3/2008 5:43:40 PM

My boyfriend, Santiago Castro.I am an American, living in Spain & have needed him to translate ALL my court actions towards animal abusers-He constantly helps at my animal rescue facility & helps w/the bills! He has DEFINITELY made a DIFFERENCE!

Jennifer James

10/3/2008 5:27:25 PM

margret or maggie clayton

monica blanderman

10/3/2008 4:25:45 PM

Robbie Coy

breen halley

10/3/2008 3:57:58 PM

Amor Chavez

Brian Sexton

10/3/2008 3:42:09 PM

Robbie Coy of Sabbath Memorial Dog Rescue

Melody Aleman