14 Changsha residents voted moral role models in Hunan
Fourteen Changsha residents have been selected as moral role models in Hunan, according to the Provincial Civilization Office on Aug 16.
More than 3 million people voted via various channels for the awardees from April to June, statistics from the civilization office revealed.
A total of 92 Hunan individuals and groups from all walks of life were picked out after governmental recommendations, online voting, public discussions and expert review.
Judges and the public spoke highly of all nominees for their contributions to society through their exemplary personalities and good deeds.
Decent people who embody traditional virtues and help build up positivity and social relations make our lives better and keep our spirits up, local media reported.
Among the awardees is Chi Fengying, a retired Party member who has been working as a volunteer in the Dezhengyuan Community of Furong district for 10 years. Another awardee is Li Yanguang, a retired worker who has financially supported 151 poor students over the past 25 years. She is joined by Peng Haiying who takes care of veterans in their 90s.
The appraisal and selection of more moral role models for the third quarter is currently underway. Residents can visit the organizing committee's website -- www.hnwmw.com, to vote for their favorite local heroes and heroines.
Source: Changsha Evening News