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Blog Archive

L’Oréal Paris: Looking for Women of Worth

Points of Light Institute is partnering with L’Oréal Paris for the fourth annual Women of Worth Awards, and we are seeking your input. L’Oréal Paris wants to recognize, celebrate and support women who are making a difference in their communities, and you are invited to nominate and help select the winners.

National Conference on Volunteering and Service in the News!

What an incredible week we have had! The 2009 National Conference on Volunteering and Service has been a true demonstration of civic energy!

Click here to see all of the media coverage of the conference and read highlights.

Click here to see what's happening LIVE at the conference, or to watch previous conference sessions such as the opening general session featuring First Lady Michelle Obama!

First Lady Michelle Obama to Keynote National Conference on Volunteering and Service

SAN FRANCISCO, June 17, 2009 – Highlighting her commitment to community service, First Lady Michelle Obama will give the keynote address at the 2009 National Conference on Volunteering and Service in San Francisco next Monday, June 22.

Breaking News: First Lady of the United States to Speak

Continuing her commitment to community service, First Lady Michelle Obama will join California’s First Lady Maria Shriver on Monday June 22nd to kick off the 2009 National Conference on Volunteering and Service. Both first ladies will make brief remarks and work on a community playground service project with volunteers at a mid-day event at Bret Harte Elementary School in San Francisco.

"Cheers to YOU!"

Immediately following the opening plenary of the National Conference on Volunteering and Service, Target is sponsoring an all-conference celebration for you!

Online Registration Closing Today

Online Registration for the 2009 National Conference on Volunteering and Service will close later today, June 16.

Workshops With Space Available

As excitement continues to build for the upcoming National Conference on Volunteering and Service to be held in San Francisco June 22-24, 2009 and as sessions fill up, we wanted to bring your attention to a few of the remaining opportunities for learning, sharing, and being inspired. As you review your schedules and make your choices for what to attend, please consider the following sessions:

Service and Health Care Sector: Success in Community Health Centers (1254)
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Speaker(s): Jason Patnosh

National Conference Special Event To Be Held At Fort Mason

Target celebrates your dedication to service! Join us on Monday, June 22 from 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM at Fort Mason. Register now for the special event hosted by Target in celebration of YOU - for all you do to drive change in your communities. Enjoy great food, meet new friends and take in scenic vistas of the Golden Gate bridge! Transportation will be provided immediately following the opening plenary.

New Speakers Added Everyday

The National Conference on Volunteering and Service website's list of speakers is being updated on a daily basis. Recent additions include: