Mentoring success

164. Leila Thomas (London)

Tackling gang culture through inspiring young people with professional mentors

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Financing a community

163. Ben Goodwin (Manchester)

Growing the professional network of a community focused credit union

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162. Harry Heber (London)

Supporting the organisation that saved his life by helping children world-wide

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Marsh conservation

161. Mike Barrett (Norfolk)

Championing and preserving British wildlife for people to enjoy and nature to thrive

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Bumble Bee Barbarians

160. Anthony Brooke (Bradford)

Establishing the UK’s first mixed ability rugby team

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A Welsh adventure

159. Tori James (Cardiff)

Combining a passion for adventure and the outdoors with fundraising

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Anti-bullying ambassador

157. Jack Gregory (Maidstone)

Sharing personal experience with other young people to crack down on bullying

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Norwood hero

156. Douglas Silas (London)

Allowing children, families and adults with learning difficulties to experience the world

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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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