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Points of Light Names Natalye Paquin as New CEO
“We are pleased to welcome Natalye Paquin as the new CEO of Points of Light. She brings extensive experience in nonprofit leadership, education and civil rights to the role, as well as a skilled hand at working with large networks and volunteer organizations – all key to the Points of Light mission,” said Neil Bush, chairman of the Points of Light board of directors. “Her undisputed passion for good, demonstrated leadership skills and commitment to action make her an exceptional choice to lead and build on the legacy of Points of Light as an organization that gets things done.”
Solutions for Community Resilience: Meeting the Urgent Needs
Participants of the Solutions for Community Resilience track at the Conference on Volunteering and Service learned about successful models that empower and equip everyday citizens to create healthy, vibrant, thriving communities, as well as best practices for engaging volunteers from across the community in consensus building and community organizing to tackle some of today’s toughest issues.
Connecting Nonprofits and Volunteers to Create a Culture of Service in India
iVolunteer has uniquely adapted to the needs of volunteers and nonprofits in their community using a trial and error approach, while maintaining focus on the organization’s central objective – engaging more individuals in service to their communities.
College-Bound Girl Scout Starts Nonprofit to Save the Bees
Elizabeth Klosky was brainstorming ideas with her father on what to do for her Girl Scouts Gold Award project when she had the idea to do something to protect bees. She realized how important they were to the environment, how certain bee populations around the world were struggling, and she wanted to help.

Stories of Change

How Higher Education Institutions Use Service...

The Higher Education track at the Conference on Volunteering and Service examined the q...

College-Bound Girl Scout Starts Nonprofit to...

Two years ago, Elizabeth Klosky was brainstorming ideas with her father on what to do f...

Air Force Veteran Uses Her Own Brand of “Magi...

When it comes to serving her community, Angela Collins speaks about the “magic” – or in...

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