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Season of Lights, Points of Light

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Some call this the season of lights. With all the lights and decorations, I can see why. Today I'm going to talk about another kind of light. I don’t usually talk about just one website at a time in my blog. I give lots of websites that have great ideas or provide my own ideas and inspirations. But today, there is a website I want to talk about because it does A LOT!
The Points of Light website caters to individual volunteers, companies that want to make a difference and to nonprofits as well.
Individuals can find volunteer opportunities, causes and programs set up for them.
Nonprofits can post volunteer opportunities. The Points of Light Civic Accelerator
“invests in and supports seed stage social ventures that solve pressing social and environmental issues by engaging people” also. If you have an idea for a nonprofit, this is the place to be, with money, mentoring, peer support and networking for your idea.
Or, if you have a company that wants to start or expand a volunteer progr…