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The daily Points of Light award recognises outstanding individual volunteers - people who are making a change in their community.

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Recent Points of Light winners

Rabbi Feldman with Oliver Dowden MP and volunteers from Bushey United Synagogue

Bushey United Synagogue Afghan Relief

24 September 2021

1745. Elchonon Feldman (Hertsmere)

Supporting Afghan refugees

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Alicia Wallace
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Equality Bahamas

24 September 2021

Commonwealth Point of Light 196.
Alicia Wallace (The Bahamas)

Advocating for women's and LGBTQ+ rights

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Adnan Bseisu

Al Muntaha

23 September 2021

1744. Adnan Bseisu (London)

Providing a tutoring platform for underprivileged Middle Eastern children

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Ian Craigton-Chambers

Bounce Alzheimer’s Therapy Foundation

21 September 2021

1742. Ian Craigton-Chambers (London)

Helping people with dementia and Alzheimer's through table tennis

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Izzie Eriksen


20 September 2021

1741. Izzie Eriksen (Glasgow)

Repurposing children's clothing and reducing carbon emissions

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Pelenise Alofa
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Kiribati Climate Action Network

17 September 2021

Commonwealth Point of Light 195.
Pelenise Alofa (Kiribati)

Advocating for climate action

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