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Inspire and Equip Others For Service
Now is your chance to be part of the exclusive learning environment at the 2017 Points of Light's Conference on Volunteering and Service. We are seeking presenters and workshops that offer attendees proven and realistic solutions, an interactive design and content focused on innovative and replicable strategies for engaging volunteers
Family Volunteer Day
Family Volunteer Day is a day of service that demonstrates and celebrates the power of families who volunteer together, supporting their neighborhoods, communities and the world.
Celebrating Military Families
Each year the President signs a proclamation declaring November Military Family Month. Points of Light’s military initiatives support service members, veterans, their families and families of the fallen through volunteer opportunities.
Honor His Lifetime of Service
President George H. W. Bush’s 1989 inaugural address continues to invoke the vision of a "thousand points of light," and invites the nation to take action through service to their fellow citizens.

Stories of Change

Mother-Daughter Volunteer Duo Share a Passion...

People say the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree, and that is especially true for Re...

Female Entrepreneur Employs the Power of Tech...

“We exist for one simple, critical reason,” said Carly Yoost, a dynamic entrepreneur wh...

Filling in the Gaps to Help Homeless Youth Bu...

Kathy Tillotson founded Build Futures, an organization that gets homeless kids off the...

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