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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

Ross Hockham

UK Astronomy

4 July 2022

1954. Ross Hockham (Milton Keynes)

Engaging people in learning more about astronomy

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Lyra in Africa

1 July 2022

1953. Maria Spink (Buckinghamshire)

Helping girls in rural Tanzania complete their education

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Help the Homeless Leicester

30 June 2022

1952. Arif Voraji (Leicester)

Supporting homeless people in Leicester gain permanent accommodation

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Counselling in the Community

29 June 2022

1951. Stuart Hutton-Brown (Blackpool)

Helping more people in Blackpool access counselling

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Yoga for the Blind

28 June 2022

1950. Hanna Wroblewski (London)

Running free yoga classes for people with visual impairments

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Comfort Etim

Comfort Angels

24 June 2022

1948. Comfort Etim (Liverpool)

Helping refugee women bond through football

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