At Points of Light, they help millions of volunteers change the world. They mobilize people to take action on the causes they care about through innovative programs, events and campaigns. Points of Light is creating a culture of volunteerism, one that celebrates the power of service.
They put people at the center of change by leading a network of 250 local action centers that bring volunteers to the areas of greatest need; encouraging a group of companies to make the largest commitment of pro bono service in history; creating hundreds of ways for parents, teachers and families to engage young people in service; and much more.
What They Do
At Points of Light, they work to dramatically increase the number of volunteers in the world and the impact of the work they do by:
- Mobilizing millions of people to take action that is changing the world
- Increasing the impact of volunteers
- Leveraging the power of volunteers to solve specific problems
- Creating a culture that supports and encourages more volunteers