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

Kevin and Rhonda Butler
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BlazeAid Australia

14 August 2020

Commonwealth Point of Light 152.
Kevin Butler (Australia)
Commonwealth Point of Light 152.
Rhonda Butler (Australia)

Helping to rebuild Australia after bushfires

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Maureen Lightbody and PM Boris Johnson

95 Birthday Walk

14 August 2020

1452. Maureen Lightbody (County Down)

Fundraising for Macmillan Cancer Support

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Joe Tannorella


13 August 2020

1451. Joe Tannorella (Cardiff)

Creating a digital platform to donate takeaway meals for NHS staff

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Ebonae-Rose and Summer Meeks

Guardian Angel Keepsakes

12 August 2020

1449. Ebonae-Rose Meeks (Lancashire)
1450. Summer Meeks (Lancashire)

Making and sending guardian angel keepsakes to key workers

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Miranda McCarthy and Louise Edwards

Adaptive Yoga Live

11 August 2020

1447. Miranda McCarthy (London)
1448. Louise Edwards (West Sussex)

Running online yoga sessions for people with disabilities or physical limitations

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Holly Maslen

Green Island Veg Economy

10 August 2020

1446. Holly Maslen (Isle of Wight)

Creating a sustainable food exchange in response to the pandemic

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