When organizations dedicated to creating change work together, communities become more resilient.
There are three main ways Points of Light supports the needs of the social sector:
With our global reach, Points of Light is uniquely positioned to support social organizations to leverage the power of people to deliver on their missions and achieve social change.
With Organizations in the Points of Light Global Network
Increasing Volunteer Engagement through the Points of Light Global Network
Certified as Service Enterprises in the United States
People Engaged Each Year
Points of Light Community is an online platform that connects nonprofits to experts, peers, tools, resources and more to share and understand best practices from the sector.
in 2001, nonprofits in India worked in silos and had trouble engaging volunteers - particularly middle-class citizens who had the resources to give back, but for whom volunteering was not a part of their culture. That's when iVolunteer was founded. It now has seven offices in India, 350 nonprofit partners and has engaged more than 10,000 volunteers in the last year alone, making it one of the largest organizations in the Points of Light Global Network.