Mayor Kasim Reed Joins Points of Light’s Conference on Volunteering and Service

(Note: This press release comes from the communications office of Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed.)

ATLANTA, May 6, 2014 – Mayor Kasim Reed will join Points of Light’s Conference on Volunteering and Service. The Conference is the largest convening of volunteer, national service and civic leaders from across the globe. The Conference will be held at the Georgia World Congress Center from June 16-18.

“Service is not only a vital resource for our city, but around the globe as well,” said Mayor Reed. “We are excited to showcase our rich civil rights history, faith-based leadership, thriving business community, and vibrant creative spirit with attendees from around the world.”

Join more than 5,000 change-makers and leaders in nonprofit, business, government, education and the arts for Points of Light’s 2014 Conference on Volunteering and Service, June 16-18 in Atlanta.

You’ll hear from Chelsea Clinton; Tyler Perry; Bernice King; Sugarland’s Kristian Bush; Flint, Mich., Mayor Dayne Walling; Nashville Mayor Karl Dean; Pierre, S.D., Mayor Laurie Gill; award-winning filmmaker and digital strategist Nirvan Mullick; and more.

Registration is open www.volunteeringandservice.org.

About Points of Light
Points of Light – the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service – mobilizes millions of people to take action that is changing the world. Through affiliates in 250 cities and partnerships with thousands of nonprofits and corporations, Points of Light engages 4 million volunteers in 30 million hours of service each year. We put people at the center of change.

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