Volunteers in Action

She Created a Haven That Served a Special Rol...

Long before Hurricane Katrina, Joann Sawyer Cook worked to lift up New Orleans’ Central Ci...

Want to Volunteer Virtually? Here’s How

Virtual volunteering is a trend that promises to grow, as more and more of our lives move...

Some Volunteers Rebuilt Homes After Hurricane...

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Here's What Happens When Powerful Voices Unite
Celebrate 25 years of Points of Light with a look back at some of the Conference on Volunteering and Service's most memorable moments. And join us Oct. 19 - 21, 2015 in Houston!
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Award Winner Phyllis Sudman

Her infant’s death led to a movement to check kids’ hearts. Read more >



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