The Daily Points of Light

May 10, 2018

Meet Daily Point of Light Award honoree Charolette Tidwell, who was a Top 10 finalist for the L'Oréal Paris Women of Worth Award in 2017. Each year L'Oréal Paris and Points of Light recognize and celebrate Women of Worth who make a beautiful...

May 9, 2018

As a youth group leader in 1999, Joyce Kawakami noticed teens were coming to her youth group who were not getting enough to eat. Joyce grew up in poverty herself, so she knew she needed to help.

Every week, she would bring groceries for...

May 8, 2018

As a young boy, Stephen Frederico had dreams of being a major league baseball player. He was moving closer toward his goal when he arrived at the College of Charleston as a member of the baseball team. But, he wasn’t completely satisfied....

May 7, 2018

Stella Avret’s mother was a resident at the Assisted Living Cottage of Magnolia Manor, a retirement community on St. Simons Island, Georgia. After her mother passed away, the assistant director suggested she come back and volunteer. The retired...

May 4, 2018

Fifteen-year-old high school sophomore, Jacqueline Means, founded Wilmington Urban STEM Initiative in 2016. The nonprofit hosts empowerment STEM events for girls throughout the Southbridge community in Wilmington, Delaware.

Jacqueline’s...

May 3, 2018

Three years ago, Michigan teen Sophia Kapur, was overwhelmed by the extreme poverty she witnessed during a visit to her father’s home country of India. The trip inspired Sophia to start her own nonprofit, I Am Not A Statistic, an organization...

May 2, 2018

Meet Daily Point of Light Award honoree SreyRam Kuy, who was a Top 10 finalist for the L'Oréal Paris Women of Worth Award in 2017. Each year L'Oréal Paris and Points of Light recognize and celebrate Women of Worth who make a beautiful difference...

May 1, 2018

Ashland, Virginia resident Roger Reynolds, serves as marketing chair on the Market Ashland Partnership (MAP) board, a nonprofit that supports local businesses and helps nonprofits obtain discounted marketing assistance and monetary and material...

April 30, 2018

For the last eight years, Cedric Long has served as the chair of the board for Community Dental Care, a nonprofit organization that provides dental care for underserved populations.  At Bethel University, Cedric serves on the Bethel Board of...

April 27, 2018

For the last two years Nicole Wolfson of Jacksonville, Florida, has served as president of Beaches Dial-A- Ride, an organization that provides homebound seniors transportation to help maintain their independence. The organization provides between...

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