Volunteers in Action

Lakota Great-Grandmother Uses Her Maternal In...

Every school day for more than a decade, Valentina Janis has boarded a school bus shortly...

How an Earthquake Deepened My Commitment to V...

Some volunteer experiences stay with you forever. Mine was in northern Japan, after a 9.0-...

Teaching Children Around the World About Help...

Showing that volunteering with friends and family can be lots of fun, parents and kids cam...
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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