Point of Light Award

  • McNamara, Catherine (Recipient)

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Point of Light Awards recognise outstanding individual volunteers as people who are making a change in their community. First established by President George H. W. Bush in 1990, over 6,000 US Points of Light have been recognised in the USA. UK Points of Light was developed in partnership with the US programme and launched in the Cabinet Room at 10 Downing Street in April 2014.
Degree of recognitionNational
Granting OrganisationsHm Government