Toys for Tots collects new, unwrapped toys for children in need.
According to the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, the disease kills more people each year than colon, breast and prostate cancers combined.
November is Epilepsy Awareness Month.
An organization called the World Kindness Movement started in 1998 with the goal of "making kindness the norm."
November is Diabetes Awareness Month and according to the city's Department of Health, nearly 1 million New Yorkers live with diabetes, and approximately 19% aren't even aware they have it.