Military Initiatives

Addressing Community Challenges

Points of Light’s military initiatives support service members, veterans, their families and families of the fallen through volunteer opportunities. Civilian volunteers and military members together can address our communities’ greatest challenges.


Frontline Families

A national service program run by Points of Light, Frontline Families inspires service members and their families to serve their communities as part of the reintegration process. Learn more >


Community Blueprint

The Community Blueprint is a set of tools and practices that provide a framework for communities to produce positive, measurable outcomes for veterans, military members and their families. Learn more >


Days of Service

Points of Light engages service members, veterans and their families to serve their communities on Veterans Day, the 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance and the Month of the Military Child. Learn more >

Read about veterans serving their communities, neighbors reaching out to veterans and what you can do.

Please donate to support returning veterans, military service members and their families.

For more information about our military programs, please contact