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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.

Engage

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.

Civic Life Today

Civic Life Today

Civic Life Today is a digital magazine from Points of Light, diving deep into each area on our Civic Circle. This issue focuses on the many forms of service, including military, national and public service, and ways to engage in each.

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Daily Point of Light Award

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.

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President’s Volunteer Service Award

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.

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