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

Alan and Beryl Went

Love in Action

16 October 2019

1263. Alan Went (Colchester)
1264. Beryl Went (Colchester)

Helping people in Uganda stay on in education

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Allen Parton

Hounds for Heroes

15 October 2019

1262. Allen Parton (Petersfield)

Providing trained assistance dogs for disabled veterans and emergency services personnel

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Anita Lowenstein Dent

Teach2Teach International

14 October 2019

1261. Anita Lowenstein Dent (London)

Providing teacher training to unemployed young people in Ghana

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Team Olly

10 October 2019

1259. Olly McKenna (Newcastle)

Fundraising over £80,0000 to support pre-teens in Newcastle through cancer treatment

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Hannah Mugonyi
Uganda flag

Petros Zoe Uganda

10 October 2019

Commonwealth Point of Light 114.
Hannah Mugonyi (Uganda)

Offering vocational training to young people

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Dave Earle


9 October 2019

1258. Dave Earle (Banbury)

Using physical activity to tackle mental ill health

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