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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

Dr Craig Newman


23 October 2020

1508. Craig Newman (Exeter)

Improving wellbeing for NHS workers

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Sophia McKenzie
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Jamaica Coronavirus Community Champion

23 October 2020

Commonwealth Point of Light 159.
Sophia McKenzie (Jamaica)

Supporting the local community and schools through COVID-19

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Ruby Isaac

Litter-picking Cycling Champion

22 October 2020

1507. Ruby Isaac (Northamptonshire)

Inspiring cyclists to tackle plastic pollution

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Dan Arnold and Stephen James

All Call Signs

21 October 2020

1505. Dan Arnold (Portsmouth)
1506. Stephen James (Portsmouth)

Providing a mental health chat service for veterans or military personnel

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Katherine Dalgliesh

The Happy Mums Foundation

20 October 2020

1504. Katherine Dalgliesh (Cumbria)

Improving maternal mental health through peer support groups

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Maurice Anderson

Young runner for Crisis

19 October 2020

1503. Maurice Anderson (Northumberland)

Fundraising to support homeless people through daily runs

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