"Sometimes I think I'd like to volunteer somewhere else in the world... but there's still so much to be done in my community!" Fabíola Lebre Lago, 32, Portugal   Fabíola Lebre Lago is an actress, a Special Needs educator and an inspiring human being. For over 10 years, she has been a volunteer collaborator of

What have you done today to change the world? Inspire children

"Our dreams are some of the most precious things we possess. I hope my speaking and singing have a positive impact on these children." Kevin Short, 53, USA Kevin Short is an Opera singer and has been performing since 1987 in theaters all over the world. Recently, within the scope of the commemorations of Black History Month,

What have you done today to change the world? Share knowledge

"When I take responsibility for my health, my emotions and my life, my consciousness of life as a whole widens and I can clearly understand the intrinsic connections we have with the world in which in live in, thus creating a greater sense of responsibility with all life forms in our planet." Silvia Patzsch, 47,

What have you done today to change the world? Create events for children with cancer

“It came to my mind that we could make a presentation about the Brazilian wildlife for the Mahak children at the hospital, here in Tehran.” Sahar Verdi, 26, Iran Sahar Verdi works at the Brazilian Embassy in Tehran, Iran, and had been interested in helping Mahak – Society to Support Children Suffering from Cancer (www.mahak-charity.org)

What have you done today to change the world? Sponsor a Child

"I was so impressed with the Cambodian people - they always have a smile on their faces despite the extreme poverty in which most of them live. I started to do some research on the Internet and that's how I came across CCF - Cambodian Children's Fund." Lurdes, 65, Portugal Lurdes is a retired English