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Celebrate 25 years of Points of Light with a look back at some of the Conference on Volunteering and Service's most memorable moments. And join us Oct. 19 - 21, 2015 in Houston!
Award Winner Phyllis Sudman

Her infant’s death led to a movement to check kids’ hearts. Read more >

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