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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

Lucy Kent

Art for Charity Collective

10 May 2021

1628. Lucy Kent (Wiltshire)

Encouraging artists to auction work for charity

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Josephine Marie Godwyll and Martin Bruce
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Young At Heart Ghana

7 May 2021

Commonwealth Point of Light 179.
Josephine Marie Godwyll (Ghana)
Commonwealth Point of Light 179.
Martin Bruce (Ghana)

Improving access to digital education

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Thandiwe Majenda Hara
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The Covid Response Private Citizens Initiative Malawi

30 April 2021

Commonwealth Point of Light 178.
Thandiwe Majenda Hara (Malawi)

Supporting the COVID-19 response in Malawi

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Maia Mariner
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Lazy Sneakers New Zealand

6 April 2021

Commonwealth Point of Light 177.
Maia Mariner (New Zealand)

Increasing access to sports for young people

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Ayo Dalgety-Dean
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Blossom Inc Guyana

26 March 2021

Commonwealth Point of Light 176.
Ayo Dalgety-Dean (Guyana)

Supporting children who have experienced trauma

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Sergio and Emma Petrucci

Red Sky Foundation

19 March 2021

1626. Sergio Petrucci (Sunderland)
1627. Emma Petrucci (Sunderland)

Raising money for children in the North East with heart problems

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