Our Efforts

During times of uncertainty, one thing we can count on is the power of people to change the world. We are a community of millions of points of light joined together by a shared belief that we can make a positive difference. 

Points of Light’s Global Network of affiliates, including many disaster relief nonprofits, are experts in innovative volunteer mobilization. With their wide array of expertise, we serve as connectors that enable them to leverage their experience to support their fellow affiliates in need.

Whether you’re part of a company or an organization, or simply an individual who wants to help, there are many ways to have an impact and support relief efforts in the aftermath of any natural disaster or humanitarian crisis.

Find an Opportunity

Search our database for virtual and in-person volunteer opportunities, discover DIY projects that you can do from your home, and contact your local Points of Light Global Network affiliate to learn what you can do to support the causes that mean the most to you:

Nominate a Daily Point of Light

Volunteers can have a deep and meaningful impact on the communities they serve. Know a volunteer who is making an extraordinary difference in response to a natural disaster or humanitarian crisis?