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Daily Point of Light Award

The Daily Point of Light Award celebrates the power of the individual to spark change and improve the world. Whether it’s a mom leading a homegrown disaster relief drive or an athlete wielding their celebrity for good instead of goods – a Daily Point of Light embraces the challenge of tackling a community need through volunteer service. Learn more at www.pointsoflight.org/dailypointoflight

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During Hurricane Harvey, He Helped Shelter Residents Survive the Night Until Help Arrived
As Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico face the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, Points of Light is honoring everyday citizens who stepped up to serve their communities during the immediate response and to embark on the long road to recovery. Zachary Dearing was living with his father on a houseboat in Rockport, Texas, when Hurricane Harvey hit. After his father evacuated to...
Oct 20, 2017 12:15 PM ET
After Hurricane Harvey, Houston Wedding Planner Coordinates Recovery Effort Powered by Volunteers
As Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico face the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, Points of Light is honoring everyday citizens who stepped up to serve their communities during the immediate response and to embark on the long road to recovery. Wedding planner Kat Creech was watching the development to Hurricane Harvey closely, worried about an upcoming wedding...
Oct 19, 2017 3:00 PM ET
Veteran Leads Platoon of Volunteers in Hurricane Irma Prep and Recovery Work
As Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico face the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, Points of Light is honoring everyday citizens who stepped up to serve their communities during the immediate response and to embark on the long road to recovery.  After leaving the U.S. Army in 2015, Derek struggled to find purpose outside of the military – but he found his place when he...
Oct 18, 2017 1:30 PM ET
South Florida Resident Uses Tech Skills to Support Harvey, Irma Relief Efforts
As Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico face the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, Points of Light is honoring everyday citizens who stepped up to serve their communities during the immediate response and to embark on the long road to recovery.
Oct 17, 2017 12:45 PM ET
Ismaili Muslim Leader Gathers 2,500 Volunteers for Hurricane Harvey Response
As Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico face the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, Points of Light is honoring everyday citizens who stepped up to serve their communities during the immediate response and to embark on the long road to recovery.  As devastating as Hurricane Harvey has been, it continues to bring people together around one common goal: help Houston. When...
Oct 16, 2017 4:00 PM ET

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