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

Yaska Brunei
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Yaska Brunei

16 August 2019

Commonwealth Point of Light 106.
Tsara'Nawwarah Abdullah Chen (Brunei)

Supporting children with cancer

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Cordie Aziz
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Environment 360 Ghana

9 August 2019

Commonwealth Point of Light 105.
Cordie Aziz (Ghana)

Training hundreds of people to become recycling entrepreneurs

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Fairoz Ahmad
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Chapter W Singapore

2 August 2019

Commonwealth Point of Light 104.
Fairoz Ahmad (Singapore)

Empowering women in rural Indonesia to become entrepreneurs

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Penisimani Po’uliva’ati Lepa
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Tonga Natural Disaster Relief

24 July 2019

Commonwealth Point of Light 103.
Penisimani Po’Uliva’ati Lepa (Tonga)

Supporting the community through natural disasters

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Max Johnson

Max and Keira’s Law

24 July 2019

1233. Max Johnson (Cheshire)

Encouraging people to discuss and register for organ donations

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Mavis Paterson

Macmillan Cycling Record-breaker

23 July 2019

1232. Mavis Paterson (Galloway)

Fundraising for Macmillan Cancer Support through a record-breaking cycle ride

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