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Distinguished Finalist

Vivian Zhao

Naperville, Illinois

Vivian Zhao, 18, of Naperville, Illinois, a senior at Naperville Central High School, founded and runs “All Hearts Count,” a nonprofit organization that has donated six WoManikin attachments for CPR “manikins”— CPR training dummies traditionally shaped like male bodies — to help students learn how to administer CPR on women; she has also organized several fundraisers in addition to raising awareness of her cause. Vivian started this project after learning that, due to factors including sexual harassment concerns, women are 15 percent less likely to receive CPR than men in public.