Best Community Improvement Program Finalists

The Citizen award for this category is dedicated to a single strategic initiative focused on community improvement. Eligible initiatives could focus on a number of topics including green space, arts & culture, neighborhood revitalization, youth development, or safety among others.

2013 Finalists



When America’s heroes return home, the support provided by the ITT Exelis Action Corps for them and their families transforms from professional to personal. The company’s collaboration with Points of Light paves the way for the successful reintegration of our veterans through a Community Blueprint. Learn more



In the Philippines, PMFTC Inc. measures the success of its environmental stewardship by the revitalization of local forests and the success of its stakeholder community. Learn more


Transamerica 2013 Winner!

Transamerica’s work promises better nutrition and a brighter future for the city’s low-income children. Their urban farm provides a pathway to greater health and habits. Learn more