Photo by Thomas O'Hearn. Used with permission.
Points of Light began as a project of D.I.Y. Lowell to celebrate unity and renewal through the food, music and traditions of Lowell's diverse cultures. The centerpiece of the night is the release of personalized lanterns on the Western Canal, creating hundreds of points of light. Light is a universal symbol - whether it be hope, remembrance, renewal, or celebration - Points of Light means something different to everyone, and that's part of the beauty.
Points of Light is an all volunteer driven event. Lanterns are available to decorate to community groups, schools, and residents at no charge to keep participation in the event equally accessible to all. No contribution is too small to help us
achieve our goal of 1,000 lanterns in the Western Canal in 2018! Donate today.
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. This year's festival will be held on Saturday, April 28, 2018. Follow our event page.
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You can also make out a check to "Cultural Organization of Lowell", add "Points of Light" to the memo field, and mail it to:
Cultural Organization of Lowell
100 Merrimack Street, Suite 305
Lowell, MA 01852
The Cultural Organization of Lowell (COOL) operates as the fiscal agent for Points of Light. COOL is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, and all donations to COOL are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Our tax ID number is 04-3579969.
Photo by Jennifer Myers. Used with permission.