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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

Marini De Livera
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Sisters-At-Law Sri Lanka

27 November 2020

Commonwealth Point of Light 163.
Marini De Livera (Sri Lanka)

Supporting victims of gender-based violence

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Ibrahim Ogunleye

The RecordShop

26 November 2020

1536. Ibrahim Ogunleye (London)

Mentoring aspiring young musicians

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Jan and Barrie Burns

Charlie’s Star Charity

25 November 2020

1534. Jan Burns (Cornwall)
1535. Barrie Burns (Cornwall)

Providing respite breaks for families who have lost a child

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Flo Osborne

Inspirational Pie Baker

23 November 2020

1532. Flo Osborne (Harwich)

Baking for elderly and vulnerable residents

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Lantana Bako Abdullahi
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Women for Positive Peacebuilding Initiative Nigeria

20 November 2020

Commonwealth Point of Light 162.
Lantana Bako Abdullahi (Nigeria)

Training women as mediators

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Jacob Kelly

Coronavirus Tutoring Initiative

20 November 2020

1531. Jacob Kelly (Surrey)

Offering free online tutoring for pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds

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