Volunteers in Action

This Boy Found a Way to Feed the Hungry With...

When Miles Lin was 3, all he could think about was fish – how much he enjoyed eating them...

In a Struggling City, He's Building a Co...

Tony Heath grew up watching his parents serve their community. Volunteering became a way o...

Stories of Service

The year was 1974. Hank Aaron had just broken Babe Ruth's home run record and UPC codes we...
Here's What Happens When Powerful Voices Unite
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!
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Award Winner Jaha Dukureh

She helps women who have been mutilated in the name of tradition. Read more >



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