Today is Random Acts of Light Day.
The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society encourages people to honor cancer survivors, specifically those impacted by blood cancer, by showing an act of kindness in a dark time.
You can surprise a patient with a special experience, a tasty meal, their favorite song, you name it.
Cancer is the second leading cause of death in the U.S., affecting the very young and the very old, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
You can also help the cause by joining a “Light the Night” campaign in your city held throughout the year.