Volunteers in Action

A Volunteer Firefighter in a Town Without Man...

Located not far from the gateway to Death Valley, the small town of Beatty, Nevada, doesn'...

Good Conversation and `a Little Light’ From a...

In February, I met Linda R., a divorced mother who works full time as a preschool teacher...

Know a Woman Serving Her Community in Big Way...

Stephanie Decker lost her legs to save her kids and found her calling, helping children mi...
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 Jaha Dukureh

She helps women who have been mutilated in the name of tradition. Read more >



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