HUNTINGDON COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — In a monthly series called “Making it Matter,” Maggie Smolka highlights people who make a positive impact in our community.

She then surprises them with a free lunch.

This month we’re honoring Larry Strait, who started Huntingdon Helping Hands.

Here’s how he and his group helped a 3-year-old little girl who wanted a heart for Christmas.