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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

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Athena Holdings Malaysia

5 August 2022

Commonwealth Point of Light 231.
Anja Juliah (Malaysia)

Educating girls on menstrual health

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Albinism Foundation of Zambia

22 July 2022

Commonwealth Point of Light 230.
John Chiti (Zambia)

Advocating for people with Albinism

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Major Mick

Major Mick’s Tinboat Challenges

21 July 2022

1970. Michael Stanley (Chichester)

Rowing a homemade boat for charity

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Steven Carr

Dnipro Kids

20 July 2022

1969. Steven Carr (Perth)

Supporting orphans in Ukraine

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Francesca Lennon

CHAT UK Project

19 July 2022

1968. Francesca Lennon (Buckinghamshire)

Cycling to all children's hospices in the UK to raise money

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Vivek Gurav

Bristol Ploggers

18 July 2022

1967. Vivek Gurav (Bristol)

Encouraging people to litter-pick whilst exercising

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