DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) -- Z'yon Norton is a student at Beverlye Intermediate.
When she was just 15 months old she had open heart surgery.
Since then, she says she has a "special heart" and works to help others.
Z'yon collects non-perishable food items for her "Royal Special Heart Food Pantry" and distributes the items to students at the school.
"I get happy because they just be smiling when they see it," Norton said.
Z'yon's next food pantry day will be in February.
If you would like more information on her food pantry you can visit her Facebook page.