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Inspiring and Equipping Changemakers Across the Globe
Unite with and be inspired by leaders from the rapidly changing field of social change at this year's Points of Light Conference on Volunteering and Service, June 19-21. Early bird registration rates end on April 28 so register today!
“Making Their Mark on Hunger” Through Innovative Service Projects
Kids and teens have the power to provide solutions to hunger-related issues – which is why generationOn, the youth division of Points of Light, is launching the third annual Make Your Mark on Hunger campaign.
Finding Peace and Healing Through Art
Anne Pollack’s quest to support the healing process of human trafficking victims has been nothing short of extraordinary. “Survivors are actively reclaiming their voices, once silenced by their traffickers.”
Recognizing the Importance of Volunteers
Established in 2003, the President’s Volunteer Service Award recognizes the importance of volunteers to America’s strength and national identity, and honors the positive impact of their service on communities across the country.

Stories of Change

NFL Safety Jonathan Meeks Inspires Hope, Crea...

"I volunteer because I want to impact change, not only in my community but in the world...

NFL Cornerback Coty Sensabaugh Pays it Forwar...

"I volunteer because I enjoy putting smiles on other people's faces," said Coty Sensaba...

NFL Tight End Jared Cook Gives Back to Empowe...

"I volunteer because of the young men who look like us, who are in the same situations as...

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