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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

Pauldy Otermans and Dev Aditya

Otermans Institute

22 January 2021

1581. Pauldy Otermans (Uxbridge)
1582. Dev Aditya (Uxbridge)

Providing employment skills training to underprivileged children in South Asia

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Kagiso Madibana
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Nayang Association Botswana

22 January 2021

Commonwealth Point of Light 169.
Kagiso Madibana (Botswana)

Providing school shoes for children to help them continue education

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Zara St Clair

CDW Community Aid

20 January 2021

1579. Zara St Clair (Newcastle)

Leading the local community through the pandemic

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Nicola Ashton

Virtual Symphonies

19 January 2021

1578. Nicola Ashton (Marlborough)

Setting up a virtual orchestra and fundraising for charity

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Donna Powell

Bag the Bug

18 January 2021

1577. Donna Powell (Bolton)

Sending free uniform wash-bags to NHS staff

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Cath Muir

MND Fundraising Champion

15 January 2021

1576. Cath Muir (Richmond)

Supporting motor neurone disease charities

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