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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

Bianca Sakol

Sebby’s Corner

26 October 2021

1773. Bianca Sakol (Hertfordshire)

Distributing essential items to families in need

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Sara Thomson

The Leith Collective

25 October 2021

1772. Sara Thomson (Edinburgh)

Creating a platform for Scottish artists to promote sustainability

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Momodou Inkeh Bah
The Gambia flag

Gambia Lower River Conservationist

22 October 2021

Commonwealth Point of Light 200.
Momodou Inkeh Bah (The Gambia)

Restoring degraded mangroves in the Lower River area of The Gambia

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Meriel Buxton

Cure Parkinson’s Fundraiser

21 October 2021

1768. Meriel Buxton (Leicestershire)

Fundraising through virtual markets and magazines

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Cara Herman

All Yours

20 October 2021

1767. Cara Herman (Berkshire)

Delivering a community period box campaign

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Ross Camilli, Ross Gillies and Rosie MacLeod

Raasay Community Renewables

18 October 2021

1762. Ross Camilli (Isle of Raasay)
1763. Ross Gillies (Isle of Raasay)
1764. Rosie MacLeod (Isle of Raasay)

Bringing sustainable energy to a Scottish Island community

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