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Every month, the NBA chooses one player from across the league for the NBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by Kaiser Permanente. The award honors the NBA player who best reflects the passion that the league and its players have for giving back to their communities. This player is recognized for his outstanding efforts in the community and for his ongoing philanthropic and charitable work!

November 2012: Deron Williams, Brooklyn Nets
December 2012: Kevin Love, Minnesota Timberwolves
January 2013: Zach Randolph, Memphis Grizzlies
February 2013: Kenneth Faried, Denver Nuggets
March 2013: Damian Lillard, Portland Trailblazers
April 2013: Chris Paul, Los Angeles Clippers
Seasonlong Winner: Dwyane Wade, Miami HEAT