There are hundreds of thousands of volunteer opportunities throughout the world just waiting for the right volunteer to step up. Search our database for volunteer opportunities inside and outside of the home that meet critical needs. The world is waiting for you to shine your light.
World’s Largest Digital Volunteer Network
Points of Light Engage pulls volunteer opportunities from sites around the web to provide the most comprehensive database of volunteer opportunities around the world. Individuals can search for volunteer projects, nonprofits can post and manage event sign-ups, and visitors are invited to start projects of their own – all in one place.
Make a Donation
When you give to Points of Light, you’re shining your light by having a meaningful and lasting impact on your own community. Thank you for joining us to inspire, equip and mobilize millions of people to take action that changes the world.
Daily Point of Light Award
The Daily Point of Light Award celebrates the power of individuals to lead and lend support to causes they care about, honoring those who are changing the world.
President’s Volunteer Service Award
Led by AmeriCorps and managed in partnership with Points of Light, this program recognizes exceptional volunteers whose service inspires others and positively impacts communities in every corner of the nation.