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Razia Jan Named Top 10 Hero for 2012

vote now CNN hero of the yearCNN announced today the Top 10 CNN Heroes of 2012, individuals who are making extraordinary contributions to improve the lives of others. Razia's Ray of Hope Founder, Razia Jan, was among those top 10.

Each Top 10 CNN Hero will receive a $50,000 grant to further their work, and one will be named “CNN Hero of the Year” during the live CNN broadcast on Sunday, Dec. 2.