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Honor a Military Caregiver as a Daily Point of Light
There are close to 5.5 million military caregivers in the United States, hidden heroes serving in a role that receives little recognition and acknowledgement. In advance of 9/11 Day, we invite our partners to nominate outstanding military caregivers for a Daily Point of Light Award.
Citi Employee Finds the Perfect Opportunity to Serve
Robert McGhee has been a part of the Chicago banking community for more than two decades. He supports the Citi Foundation’s partnership with Points of Light and the Corporation for National and Community Service to bring a groundbreaking initiative, ServiceWorks, to help underserved youth where the economic downturn has intensified their struggles.
Volunteering Summer Camp Offers Leadership Experience to Bay Area Youth
“The biggest moments are when the youth lead their family and friends in volunteer activities during the capstone project … and it’s just amazing to see how powerful it is for our youth to be in charge.”
Frontline Families AmeriCorps Member Serves in Her Community
Wendy Samples may have been the only Frontline Families AmeriCorps member in the entire state of Mississippi over the last year, but her friends and colleagues say she has been the perfect fit for this role.

Stories of Change

Frontline Families AmeriCorps Member Serves V...

Wendy Samples may have been the only Frontline Families AmeriCorps member in the entire...

Through Local ServiceWorks Program, Citi Empl...

Robert McGhee has been a part of the Chicago banking community for more than two decade...

Volunteering Summer Camp Offers Hands-On Serv...

Every summer, parents and high-school-aged students across the United States look for o...

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