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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Nevis Turtle Group

17 May 2019

Commonwealth Point of Light 97.
Lemuel Pemberton (St. Kitts and Nevis)

Monitoring and protecting critically endangered turtles

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Beau McKee

Run 501

16 May 2019

1174. Beau McKee (Cumbria)

Fundraising for Macmillan Cancer Support by running for 501 days

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Elliot Vaughn


15 May 2019

1173. Elliot Vaughn (London)

Enabling people to support LGBT+ activism internationally

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Ali Mahmood

Myriad Foundation

14 May 2019

1172. Ali Mahmood (Manchester)

Supporting social welfare and interfaith outreach projects

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Nicola Miller and Rebecca Stewart

Teddington Trust

13 May 2019

1170. Nicola Miller (Aberdeen)
1171. Rebecca Stewart (Kent)

Raising awareness of the rare condition Xeroderma Pigmentosum

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Janet Chapman

Crowd2Map Tanzania

10 May 2019

1169. Janet Chapman (London)

Mapping rural communities in Tanzania

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