Issues-Based Programming


Points of Light and its affiliates around the world work to activate, mobilize and engage people’s time, talent and resources to meet critical needs in disaster preparedness, response and recovery. We continue to take a lead role in long-term recovery efforts related to many recent disasters

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Military Initiatives

Points of Light’s military initiatives create and implement programs that engage and support service members, veterans, their families and families of the fallen.

Simply put, we help communities help these people AND help these people help their communities

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Youth Service

generationOn is the global youth service movement igniting the power of all kids to make their mark on the world. As the youth division of Points of Light, generationOn has brought the nation's leading youth service organizations and programs under one umbrella including Children for Children, The League, Learning to Give, Kids Care Clubs, and HandsOn Schools. By partnering with teachers, parents, schools, community organizations and businesses, generationOn gives kids the opportunity to see firsthand the issues in their communities and the tools and resources they need to respond and become part of the solution.

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